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Allan McRae 09-17-2012 06:08 AM

Document system and user specific makepkg.conf
Add details of the system wide and user specific versions of
makepkg.conf to the man page.

Signed-off-by: Allan McRae <>
doc/makepkg.conf.5.txt | 4 ++++
1 file changed, 4 insertions(+)

diff --git a/doc/makepkg.conf.5.txt b/doc/makepkg.conf.5.txt
index de2b4b4..3dbaea1 100644
--- a/doc/makepkg.conf.5.txt
+++ b/doc/makepkg.conf.5.txt
@@ -25,6 +25,10 @@ build environment.
NOTE: This does not guarantee that all package Makefiles will use your exported
variables. Some of them are non-standard.

+The system-wide configuration file is found in {sysconfdir}/makepkg.conf.
+Individual options can be overridden (or added to) on a per user basis in
The default file is fairly well commented, so it may be easiest to simply
follow directions given there for customization.


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