Subject: Re: BSDOBJDIR=/usr/src/obj causes loop and other issues
To: Todd Vierling <>
From: Paul Kranenburg <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/22/2002 13:03:48
> If you want "standard" objdirs, simply set BSDSRCDIR=none (or any other
> nonexistent path) and you'll get one "obj" directory in each source
> directory which builds.  No symlinks, no funny paths, etc.  This is the way
> objdirs work best if you want them to be *inside* the source tree.

BSDSRCDIR might be required to hold a valid path by various /usr/share/mk
makefiles. When I want object directories inside, say, /usr/src, I
set `BSDSRCDIR=/../usr/src' and all paths derived from BSDSRCDIR still
point at the correct locations.