Subject: Re: Running -current.
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Luke Mewburn <email@example.com>
Date: 05/21/2003 10:27:38
On Wed, May 21, 2003 at 03:59:39AM +0400, Valeriy E. Ushakov wrote:
| > I understand that the build may break---though if need be I can
| > roll back to 1.6[.1] or a snapshot or the like.
| Build to DESTDIR. If the build breaks - you system is not affected in
| any way. If the build went ok, pax -rwpe the DESTDIR to / and run
Note that build.sh now defaults to building to a DESTDIR (which is
If a "build.sh ... distribution" succeeds, I'd use "build.sh ... installs=/"
to copy the files to /, rather than using pax, because the former is
useful if you use "-U".
"BUILDING" at the top of the source tree has an EXAMPLES section with
details on this.