Subject: Re: macppc 'make build' fails in /usr/src/lib/libvers
To: Samuel Hornus <>
From: Markus W Kilbinger <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/29/2001 03:03:26
>>>>> "Samuel" =3D=3D Samuel Hornus <> writes:

    Samuel> Hi, I did a cvs update of -current sources 2 days ago (or
    Samuel> yesterday ?) on my macppc :

    Samuel> - kernel 1.5X builds fine.
    Samuel> - make cleandir; make obj; make build

    Samuel>         fails : isobel# pwd
    Samuel>                 /usr/obj/lib/libvers
    Samuel>                 isobel# ./make-print-version
    Samuel>                 Illegal instruction (core dumped)

    Samuel> isobel# gdb -c make-print-versi.core
    Samuel> [...]
    Samuel> This GDB was configured as "powerpc--netbsd".
    Samuel> Core was generated by `make-print-versi=EDhN=A8'.
    Samuel> Program terminated with signal 4, Illegal instruction.
    Samuel> #0  0x1800a58 in ?? ()

    Samuel> well... any clue ?

I had the same situation on i386 _and_ macppc some days ago; seemed to
be the result of a kind of broken 'make build' -> userland from the
days before. The solution for me was to reinstall an older working
base.tgz and comp.tgz and 'make build' the current -current.

    Samuel> (sorry, I'm a novice coder and should not use -current
    Samuel> but... :-) )

(Now you know why! ;-))