Subject: Re: Getting repeatedly the same compile error with groff.
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/07/2005 18:18:54
In article <>,
Marcin Jessa  <> wrote:
>Hi guys.
>I really do not know why but I allways get this error running 
>./ -O /usr/obj -T /usr/tools distribution
>on freshly installed boxes. It's been like that for many months.
>This one was installed from CURRENT (3.9.7) iso and the sources are
>updated to 3.9.11.
>And yes, I created tools running ./ -O /usr/obj -T /usr/tools

You must have compiled groff in a way that it left junk in
one of the source directories (like compiling without an objdir).
cd to the groff source and:

find . -type l | xargs rm -f
make cleandir