Subject: Re: BUILDING document is wrong
To: Luke Mewburn <email@example.com>
From: Hisashi T Fujinaka <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/02/2003 09:42:36
I'm glad you keep an example of the currently accepted "build world" but I
wish it didn't require the building of distribution. I should join
"build world" anonymous, but I do it quite often, and the flists are often
out of sync and so things aren't as automatic as I like.
I know the use of build.sh doesn't change often, but when it does, I get
On Sun, 2 Feb 2003, Luke Mewburn wrote:
> On Sun, Feb 02, 2003 at 12:34:11AM -0800, Hisashi T Fujinaka wrote:
> | That's what I get for reading the docs. :)
> | it tells me to do a
> | ./build.sh -U -D /destdir installworld=/
> | which doesn't work.
> you need to run the example above first.
> as a non-root-user:
> ./build.sh -U -D /destdir distribution
> then as root:
> ./build.sh -U -D /destdir installworld=/
> (yet another case of documentation that's not clear enough.
> sigh. i just can't win)
Hisashi T Fujinaka - email@example.com
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