Subject: Re: building current (again): missing man files
To: Hisashi T Fujinaka <>
From: David Laight <>
List: current-users
Date: 03/04/2003 10:53:15
On Sun, Mar 02, 2003 at 10:53:16AM -0800, Hisashi T Fujinaka wrote:
> I am glad no one is monitoring the cvs logs because I rechecked out
> sources about once every 90 minutes yesterday (every time a build failed).
> I thought making 'cleandir' and deleting my destdir and objdir and then
> rechecking out the sources would solve my problems but no joy so far.
> Something is still odd on my system if other people are getting things
> to build.

I'm seeing much the same lossage.
> ./etc/X11
> ./etc/fonts
< ./usr/share/info/
< ./usr/share/man/cat1/addr2line.0
< ./usr/share/man/cat1/ar.0
< ./usr/share/man/cat1/c++filt.0
< ./usr/share/man/cat1/nm.0
< ./usr/share/man/cat1/objcopy.0
< ./usr/share/man/cat1/objdump.0
< ./usr/share/man/cat1/ranlib.0
< ./usr/share/man/cat1/size.0
< ./usr/share/man/cat1/strings.0
< ./usr/share/man/cat1/strip.0
< ./usr/share/man/man1/addr2line.1
< ./usr/share/man/man1/ar.1
< ./usr/share/man/man1/c++filt.1
< ./usr/share/man/man1/nm.1
< ./usr/share/man/man1/objcopy.1
< ./usr/share/man/man1/objdump.1
< ./usr/share/man/man1/ranlib.1
< ./usr/share/man/man1/size.1
< ./usr/share/man/man1/strings.1
< ./usr/share/man/man1/strip.1

An 'update' build won't fail (because the files are there from the
previous build), but I zapped $OBJ and $DEST to ensure the new
toolchain build everything.

I suspect something went awry with the bintools update.


David Laight: