[arch-general] Best way to make makepkg use pacman-color

Martti Kühne mysatyre at gmail.com
Wed Nov 2 16:58:28 EDT 2011

On Wed, Nov 02, 2011 at 09:39:04PM +0100, Alex Ferrando wrote:
> I got curious and started looking for information about a way of
> doing makepkg to use pacman-color instead of pacman. However the
> only way found is to modify the makepkg script itself, if I'm not
> wrong editing the line 2089:
> PACMAN=${PACMAN:-pacman}

export PACMAN=pacman-color
make sure it's sourced, .bashrc is a convenient place for things like that.
more on default expansion in http://mywiki.wooledge.org/BashFAQ/100#Default_or_alternate_values

> c) something that I'm forgetting



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