Subject: Re: Problems tracking -current with anoncvs ("could not chdir")
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Rick Byers <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 04/13/2000 15:22:00
I might hack CVS at some point, but for now using obj directories sounds
like a good idea to me anyway.
> The current general solution is to use obj directories.
> Set OBJMACHINE=obj.<foo> in /etc/mk.conf and run a make obj before doing
> any builds. You're going to want to do a make cleandir first.
> This has the added benefits of being able to toss the output of
> the build process someplace else (another disk) and creates a really
> fast way to clean the source tree. (rm -r /usr/obj or, if /usr/obj
> is a separate partition just newfs it)
> (I wonder where this should be documented.)
Rick Byers University of Waterloo, Computer Science