Subject: current build problem, assym.h not found building macppc kernel
To: None <>
From: Russell McManus <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/09/2003 09:37:10
(I'm just learning how to build NetBSD from source.  But I think that I
have carefully read the instructions on the web, the BUILDING file,
and the help message from

I'm trying to build a current macppc kernel using my i386 NetBSD
machine, and I'm running into the follownig error message.  Given my
lack of experience building the NetBSD sources, it's likely that I
didn't do things in the right order; if so, please let me know, and
sorry for the interruption from your regularly scheduled programming.

CVS update is as of yesterday, from


CC=/export/src/tooldir.NetBSD-1.6-i386/bin/powerpc--netbsd-gcc /export/src/tooldir.NetBSD-1.6-i386/bin/nbmkdep -f bzero.d  -D_LOCORE -I/export/src/sys/lib/libkern/arch/powerpc -Dmacppc -I../../. -I/export/src/sys/arch -I/export/src/sys -nostdinc -DLKM -DDIAGNOSTIC -DZS_CONSOLE_ABORT -DCAPS_IS_CONTROL -DMAXUSERS=32 -D_KERNEL -D_KERNEL_OPT   -nostdinc -isystem /export/src/destdir.macppc/usr/include   -traditional-cpp  /export/src/sys/lib/libkern/arch/powerpc/bzero.S
/export/src/sys/lib/libkern/arch/powerpc/bzero.S:33: assym.h: No such file or directory
nbmkdep: compile failed.
*** Error code 1

nbmake: stopped in /export/src/sys/arch/macppc/compile/MYKERNEL/lib/kern
*** Error code 1

nbmake: stopped in /export/src/sys/arch/macppc/compile/MYKERNEL

ERROR: Failed to make depend in /export/src/sys/arch/macppc/compile/MYKERNEL