IL Ka <kazakevichi...@gmail.com> wrote: > In FreeBSD they have /etc/make.conf > You set CPUTYPE=<YOUR_CPU> there, and > /usr/share/mk/bsd.cpu.mk will read it, and set -march for CPUCFLAGS > > This variable is used by ports, kernel, and any random Makefile may use it. > (There are similar things in Linux Gentoo also) > > But OpenBSD /etc/mk.conf does not have it nor bsd.cpu.mk > exists in /usr/share/mk > > So, OpenBSD does not use this approach, right? > But why? Is it because most ports ignore it?
Because that's a fantastic way to accidentally build incompatible snapshots and releases.