Subject: Re: Another failure
To: Todd Vierling <>
From: Paul Goyette <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/02/2001 07:15:59
On Fri, 2 Nov 2001, Todd Vierling wrote:

> You can't use "~" in the setting for -D.  If you want that, and your shell
> expands ~, you need to put a space between -D and the ~ so the shell will
> expand it.

I did that first, and it put everything into / !!!

> Also, -j no longer overrides mk.conf; mk.conf overrides commandline
> options.  This is because the command line options to set the
> environment, rather than the make(1) command line, upon reqauest of several
> users.

Hmmm. OK, I'll pull it out of my mk.conf file.

BTW, any ideas on the failure from previous night, where it appeared
that -j2 resulting in an attempt to installlinks prior to having the
target of the link installed?

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