Subject: Re: Using obsolete.* files _outside of_ sysinst?
To: Dave Huang <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/09/2002 00:25:12
On Tue, Jan 08, 2002 at 04:42:09PM -0600, Dave Huang wrote:
> On Tue, 8 Jan 2002, Jaromir Dolecek wrote:
> > There shouldn't be any files which are replaced with new files.
> > The obsolete* lists should only include files which no longer exist.
> > Can you provide an example of such incorrect entries?
> There's base/obsolete.alpha, which has
> /usr/include/alpha
> /usr/include/machine
> at the top. As far as I know, both are supposed to exist (certainly a
> lot of #include files look for <machine/whatever.h>). Perhaps that has
> something to do with machine now being a symlink to alpha, instead of
> the other way around?

Yes, that's exactly it.

Manuel Bouyer <>