Suggestion re environment variables

Rod Roark rod at
Sat Mar 16 09:11:09 PST 2002

In the LFS 3.2 instructions for "patch" we see:

  ./configure --prefix=/usr &&
  unset CPPFLAGS &&

Does anyone see a reason not to do this instead:

  CPPFLAGS=-D_GNU_SOURCE ./configure --prefix=/usr &&


-- Rod
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