Subject: Re: corss-building on osx
To: None <>
From: Alan Barrett <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/27/2006 20:46:30
On Fri, 27 Jan 2006, Ken Hornstein wrote:
> > We would like to be able to cross-build on "case preserving/case
> > insensitive" filesystems, so if you find problems, please send-pr.
> The big problem I ran into was that in libc there is both an _exit.c
> and an _Exit.c.

I can't find a source directory with both _exit.c and _Exit.c.
However, I did find OBJDIR/lib/libc/{_exit,_Exit}.{d,o,po,so},
DESTDIR/usr/share/man/man2/{_exit,_Exit}.2, and

> Second problem was that the CVS source files ended up in
> the CVS directory ... although that didn't actually seem to affect
> anything at first glance.

I think this is not a problem for either cvs or the build system,
though it can confuse humans.

--apb (Alan Barrett)