[arch-general] Setting make options for aur-packages

David Runge dave at sleepmap.de
Tue Dec 26 19:05:13 UTC 2017

On December 26, 2017 7:43:33 PM GMT+01:00, Zachary Kline via arch-general <arch-general at archlinux.org> wrote:
>Isn’t this what makepkg.conf is for? You can specify all the make
>options you’d want in there.
>> On Dec 26, 2017, at 10:42 AM, Jeanette C. via arch-general
><arch-general at archlinux.org> wrote:
>> Hey hey,
>> is there a simple, systematic option to set make options for building
>AUR packages, that are compiled on the local system? I know that I can
>edit the PKGBUILD file for each package, but I'd prefer something
>global. My goal is to build using multiple jobs (-j option for make).
>> I searched options and environment variables for aurget and makepkg,
>without result.
>> TIA and best wishes,
>> Jeanette
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`man makepkg.conf` for more info.

You can either set it globally in /etc/makepkg.conf or locally in .makepkg.conf.


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