Subject: Re: build failing
To: David Hopper <email@example.com>
From: Luke Mewburn <lukem@NetBSD.org>
Date: 08/06/2003 21:14:10
On Tue, Aug 05, 2003 at 08:25:18PM -0700, David Hopper wrote:
| I do hope everyone will forgive my griping this once... But I have always
| understood the intention of the build.sh system to be completely
| self-hosting. Is this just an unrealistic goal? Why does the build
| environment consistently depend upon the state of my userland?
It shouldn't matter if you're building to DESTDIR != "/" .
However, somethimes builds can get confused by stale information in
DESTDIR or the .OBJDIR; cleaning these out usually fixes the problem.