Subject: Re: groff/-current build problems
To: Julio Merino <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/08/2002 01:43:17
On Sat, Dec 07, 2002 at 02:28:30PM +0100, Julio Merino wrote:

> Using a DESTDIR, and then making the tgz sets (by "hand") to install them
> over the system. This way, if the build fails, you will broke nothing.

I hope you are all joking here.

Until now, the real way has been "cd /usr/src && ./" or something
similar. Before that, it used to be "cd /usr/src && make && make install".

We can not now silently break this without proper notice and useable 

And for no good reason. At least none has been given here.