Subject: Re: -current failed to compile
To: Kurt Schreiner <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Bill Studenmund <email@example.com>
Date: 07/22/2003 09:39:41
On Tue, 22 Jul 2003, Kurt Schreiner wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 21, 2003 at 03:54:15PM -0700, Bill Studenmund wrote:
> > ....
> > The whole point of the way build.sh works is that this shouldn't be
> > needed. How did the installed (/usr/include) header get broken?
> Hm, I copied the freshly fetched /usr/src/include/signal.h manually to
> /usr/include after the frist try to compile after fetching src last saturday
> evening (around 9pm MEST) failed w/ same error on line 67.
> Looking at the CVS history, lukem "fixed" signal.h while jason reverted this "fix"
> as not beeing correct...
> So whats the correct fix? Or am I missing something??
Well, I'm still missing how the broken signal.h got into /usr/include in
the first place. :-)
build.sh with -D is NOT supposed to put anything in the real /usr/include.
So nothing should get there until you install the completed build. Since
it was a broken file, the build should have never completed, thus it
should have never been installed.
The reason we have destdirs is so that exactly what has happened to you