Subject: Static binaries
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: David Jones <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/08/1995 17:12:33
I found out the hard way that the makefiles for stuff in /sbin do not
indicate that the binaries are to be statically linked.
Is there a makefile for /sbin, and does that makefile set up static linking
for everything below it?
Copying mount from a boot floppy and generic kernel made for a most interesting
In general, is there any easy path for those who don't have the time or
disk space to compile all sources, yet wish to compile those things that
There is a known bug in man that if MANPATH is set, a command of the form
"man n blah" will ignore the n. I tried rebuilding man, but that didn't
fix the problem. Do I need to make changes in man.conf or something?