Subject: Re: bug in build.sh
To: David Laight <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Todd Vierling <email@example.com>
Date: 12/18/2001 14:16:18
On Tue, 18 Dec 2001, David Laight wrote:
: Actually it will (probably) hardly run under any other Unix until
: something is done to reduce the length of some of the command lines.
You have the option of using a non-/bin/sh shell with NetBSD's make(1).
: I also think it ought to be possible to generate the image for a boot
: CD without being root.
There's a lot of work being done with "make release" to allow this. A "make
build" / "build.sh" without "-R" should work fine as non-root.
: For 'private' builds (ie ones where the intention is not to immediately
: install the files onto the running system) maybe 'install' should just
: log the source and target filenames and required permissions.
This is precisely what nbinstall does currently (if you look at *recent*
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