Subject: Re: quick build.sh question
To: Brian A. Seklecki <email@example.com>
From: Luke Mewburn <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/05/2002 14:26:49
On Wed, Jun 05, 2002 at 12:21:34AM -0400, Brian A. Seklecki wrote:
| ...i finally got yesterday's sources to build on sparc64. i added a -D
| and -R flag to build.sh as not to trash the working snapshot until i could
| confirm a successful build.
| now, as the process is time consuming, what's the best way to go about
| installing? here are the obvious scenerios:
| *) cp -rp the entire tree from the -D dir into / (possibly overwriting
Extract the tar files that were built into RELEASEDIR/binary/sets.
Of course, be careful with etc.tgz... :)
Run "cd /usr/src ; ./etc/postinstall check" (and possibly
"postinstall fix") after doing that.
| *) boot single user mode and run sysinst from the -R dir and install from
| 'local disk'
Well, that lets you test sysinst I suppose :)
| *) re-run build.sh w/o the -R or -D flag (which will in turn run 'make
| cleandir') which will be very time consuming.