Subject: Re: problems trying to build today's -current
To: Dave Uhring <>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/14/2003 14:26:21
In message <>, Dave Uhring writes:
>On Friday 14 February 2003 12:52 pm, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
>> In message <>,
>> Fred
>> erick Bruckman writes:
>> >On Fri, 14 Feb 2003, Alan Barrett wrote:
>> >> On Fri, 14 Feb 2003, Steve Bellovin wrote:
>> >> The instructions in the BUILDING file try to make it clear that it's
>> >> your responsibility to run " tools" before " kernel=FOO"
>> >> (or to run them both together, as " tools kernel=FOO").
>> It's odd -- I didn't see the warning line in the text I cut-and-pasted.
>> It seemed to be building much of the toolchain (at least I think it
>> was; I no longer have that log), so I didn't look more closely.  My
>> apologies for the confusion I caused.
>Executing ./ tools   on a source tree freshly checked out by CVS an 
>hour ago results in this:
>cc -DCROSS_COMPILE -DIN_GCC    -O   -DHAVE_CONFIG_H  -o cc1 toplev.o version.o
>tree.o print-tree.o stor-layout.o fold-const.o  function.o stmt.o except.o 
>expr.o calls.o expmed.o explow.o optabs.o  intl.o varasm.o rtl.o print-rtl.o 
>rtlanal.o emit-rtl.o genrtl.o real.o  dbxout.o sdbout.o dwarfout.o 
>dwarf2out.o xcoffout.o bitmap.o alias.o gcse.o  integrate.o jump.o cse.o 
>loop.o unroll.o flow.o stupid.o combine.o varray.o  regclass.o regmove.o 
>local-alloc.o global.o reload.o reload1.o caller-save.o  insn-peep.o reorg.o 
>sched.o final.o recog.o reg-stack.o  insn-opinit.o insn-recog.o 
>insn-extract.o insn-output.o insn-emit.o lcm.o  profile.o insn-attrtab.o 
>i386.o getpwd.o  convert.o  mbchar.o dyn-string.o splay-tree.o graph.o 
>sbitmap.o resource.o hash.o c-parse.o c-lang.o c-lex.o c-pragma.o c-decl.o 
>c-typeck.o c-convert.o  c-aux-info.o c-common.o c-iterate.o obstack.o        
>toplev.o: In function `get_run_time':
>toplev.o(.text+0x92): undefined reference to `__times13'
>*** Error code 1
>nbmake: stopped in /usr/obj/tools/toolchain/build/gcc
>*** Error code 1
>Kernel is 1.6N as of a few days ago and userland is still 1.6-release.

I've just gotten a different error.  Not a good day to build userland; 
I'll try again tomorrow....

obj ===> gnu/usr.bin/grep/grep
/usr/src/gnu/usr.bin/grep/grep/obj -> /usr/obj/gnu/usr.bin/grep/grep
mkdir: /usr/obj/gnu/usr.bin/grep/grep: Not a directory
*** Error code 1

		--Steve Bellovin, (me) (2nd edition of "Firewalls" book)