Subject: Re: newcommer to building please.
To: Antti Kantee <>
From: Frederick Bruckman <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/30/2002 09:45:43
On Wed, 30 Jan 2002, Antti Kantee wrote:

> On Wed Jan 30 2002 at 09:14:21 -0600, Frederick Bruckman wrote:
> >
> > kernels builds don't use the new toolchain by default. Setting
> > USETOOLS=yes in /etc/mk.conf would cause it to, but if you need to do
> > that, you may as well use "nbconfig" and "nbmake-<arch>" from the
> > tools/bin directory, and then you can just set it on the command line.
> Hmm, I could've sworn I installed a clean snapshot a couple of weeks ago
> and couldn't make the kernel build without setting USETOOLS=no in
> /etc/mk.conf, because the build was calling the tooldir tools.

Could be. :-) Just yesterday, I pulled down the sources and built a
kernel, and plain "make depend" used the installed tools.