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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH v2 4/4] tools/build: change order of config/Tools.mk inclusion

Roger Pau Monne writes ("Re: [PATCH v2 4/4] tools/build: change order of 
config/Tools.mk inclusion"):
> Ian Jackson wrote:
> > I know that.  But given that the configure is just for the tools
> > build, should we honour PREFIX from Config.mk (and ./.config or
> > command line arguments) or from ./configure ?
> I think the one from configure, since we have a configure script, better 
> make use of it, that is what users expect.

I guess so.

> I will resend this patch with the above changes to config/Linux.mk,
> is that ok?

I don't think prefixing paths in /var with PREFIX is ever right.
Overriding it in Linux.mk seems like a band-aid.


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