Subject: Re: Did I miss a thread on and the "-E" flag?
To: Luke Mewburn <>
From: Hisashi T Fujinaka <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/13/2002 15:06:33
On Sat, 14 Dec 2002, Luke Mewburn wrote:

> It's generally safer to do a full build into a DESTDIR and then use a
> variety of techniques (including the new "installsets" target I mention
> above) to install the new files.  Of course, you're free to build to
> DESTDIR=/, but as without -E complains, you should be an
> "expert" to do this (which means, ``don't complain if it breaks'' :-)

What's the difference between complaining and asking about problems on
current-users before I file a pr? :)

Hisashi T Fujinaka -
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