Subject: Re: fails
To: Teemu Rinta-aho <>
From: Hisashi T Fujinaka <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/12/2005 23:48:22
On Thu, 13 Jan 2005, Teemu Rinta-aho wrote:

> Daniel Carosone wrote:
>> On Wed, Jan 12, 2005 at 09:51:50PM +0100, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
>>> But if you got a corrupted source, a cvs update won't fix them I think.
>>> You should probably remove the bad files by hand, and run cvs update 
>>> again.
>> I think what's happening is that cvs sees the corruption as local
>> changes, and preserves them.  If so, you should see files in the
>> update marked as M (instead of U or P).
>> If you use "cvs update -dPC" does it help? This will throw away all
>> local modifications and fetch the relevant files again from the
>> repository.
> Well I did a new cvs checkout plus cleaned up the /usr/obj,
> tried to build once more, and only then sent the error message
> here...

I had to delete /usr/src and re-check-out to get things working right.

Hisashi T Fujinaka -
BSEE(6/86) + BSChem(3/95) + BAEnglish(8/95) + MSCS(8/03) + $2.50 = latte