[Development] RFD: Removing environment variable support from configure

Marc Mutz marc.mutz at kdab.com
Fri Mar 18 16:02:22 CET 2016

On Friday 18 March 2016 15:44:14 Oswald Buddenhagen wrote:
> instead, configure needs to be fed these options explicitly. after all,
> we already do it for a bunch of specific options: -I/-L/-l/-F/-fw. we
> could add some more options like that, or alternatively parse variable
> assignments like CXXFLAGS= and HOST_CXXFLAGS= on the command line - the
> windows configure already does (or at least did) it for some things
> (openssl paths, etc).

Why parse CXXFLAGS= on the command line if you can do

  unset CXXFLAGS



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