Subject: Re: rescue lossage (previously mentioned by others...)
To: Lars Nordlund <>
From: Sean Davis <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/28/2005 16:20:50
On Fri, Jan 28, 2005 at 07:56:02PM +0100, Lars Nordlund wrote:
> Fri 2005-01-28 klockan 13:11 -0500 skrev Sean Davis:
> > Another oddity: I restarted the build with -u so that I could get to the
> > point where it was failing and do the link manually, but it went right past
> > it, and happily started installing into DESTDIR... leaving a very empty
> > /rescue. I'm no toolchain/ guru, but that seems like a Bad Thing to
> > me... if it fails once, it should fail again, not look like it's working but
> > leave one without /rescue.
> Are you building with the -j flag? I believe it is a missing dependancy
> in the makefiles making them try to do something with binary before it
> is created. I see the same problem using -j. Single-job build goes
> through.

Yeah, I was building with -j 3. I'll try a build with no -j.

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