AMBER Archive (2006)

Subject: Re: AMBER: experiences with compiling amber9 for FreeBSD

From: Mengjuei Hsieh (
Date: Fri May 05 2006 - 19:30:16 CDT

Yeah, you are right, please ignore my previous suggestion.

In the meantime, I will ask some ports committers for suggestion,
hopefully that will help.


On 5/5/06, M. L. Dodson <> wrote: > As an aside, the FreeBSD port infrastructure has a USE_GMAKE > variable that should have worked if the leaf makefiles had been > written as > > cd ../somedir; $(MAKE) something > > but since the string 'make' is hard coded, that did not work as it > picks up /usr/bin/make, not /usr/local/bin/gmake. (Unless you use > the hack which puts /usr/local/bin/make -> /usr/local/bin/gmake > first in the PATH.) ----------------------------------------------------------------------- The AMBER Mail Reflector To post, send mail to To unsubscribe, send "unsubscribe amber" to