Subject: Re: build failure on today's -current
To: Michael W . Lucas <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: James Chacon <email@example.com>
Date: 02/06/2003 19:17:00
This is where a .cvsrc for the common options is handy:
update -d -P
>On Wed, Feb 05, 2003 at 10:39:21AM +1100, Luke Mewburn wrote:
>> On Tue, Feb 04, 2003 at 11:41:21AM -0500, Michael W . Lucas wrote:
>> | This is a test machine, so it's not urgent. Google doesn't seem to
>> | know about this error, so I thought I'd check here.
>> | Installed 1.6, checked out current, followed example in BUILDING to
>> | build and boot new kernel.
>> When you checked out current, did you use cvs, and if so, did you
>> forget to use "-P"? If so, re-run "cvs update -P".
>> I have a hunch that this error is caused because you have two
>> "rcorder" and "chown" directories in your source tree because rcorder
>> (and possibly chown) have moved in the source tree at some stage in
>> the past, and one of those directories is empty. "cvs -d" can cause
>> this without "-P".
>That seems to have done it. Thank you! (I would have sworn I typed
>it correctly the first time, but, obviously...)
>Michael Lucas mwlucas@FreeBSD.org, mwlucas@BlackHelicopters.org
> Absolute BSD: http://www.AbsoluteBSD.com/