Subject: Re: Confused compiling -current
To: Daniel Bolgheroni <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/09/2003 07:23:37
On Wed, Jan 08, 2003 at 02:11:01AM -0200, Daniel Bolgheroni wrote:

> is only to compile *dependencies* to build a new system. I was
> thinking builds all the system.

The latter, or both. It takes options to controll it, run " -h" to
see them. The minimal approach is "-t" to build the needed tools, and "-k"
to build the kernel.

> So, to really build a complete new system, I must use make(1) with
> the -current Makefile (make build, make distribution, etc.)?

You can. But does it for you too. See the BUILDING text right besides