Subject: Re: Make install failure in -current (several places)
To: Olaf Seibert <>
From: Simon Burge <simonb@NetBSD.ORG>
List: current-users
Date: 03/01/2000 22:55:48
Olaf Seibert wrote:

> On Wed 01 Mar 2000 at 22:17:38 +1100, Simon Burge wrote:
> > I think I missed the start of this thread - from which directory do
> > you run "make release" in?  To build pmax releases and snapshots, I do
> > little more than:
> I did a Make -k install from /usr/src (well, /vol1/rhialto/sup/root/src,
> but ok) with the Make script as below. The build-release.html page
> suggests I can do a make install directly, but I see that that omits the
> building of internal libraries, header files and helper programs that
> are not to be installed, but are required for building.

Ick - that looks way over-complicated at first glance.  Perhaps these
instructions predate a useful "release" target in the top-level
Makefile.  I'll check this out closer tomorrow when I have more than a
80x24 terminal on a modem dialup...