Subject: Re: make build error
To: Zach Hartley <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/15/2002 08:42:24
On 14 Jan 2002, Zach Hartley wrote:

: While trying to do a 'make build' or 'make obj' on -current (gotten from
: , which seeminly are from
: last saturday) make fails with the following errors spitten out:

: littledaemon# make obj
: "Makefile", line 121: Malformed conditional ($(USETOOLS) == "yes")

Either update /usr/bin/make (you CANNOT use 1.5.x's make(1) on -current, or
for that matter, any /usr/bin/make from more than 2 months ago in -current),
or use src/ (the new, better supported way to upgrade to a newer
system via source).

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