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Re: Still having build problems with CURRENT

On 13/01/2008, David Laight <> wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 13, 2008 at 03:14:34PM +0000, Kimi wrote:
> >
> > I used to have the source code which was obtained by using csup and
> > put under the right place of /usr/src on my local discs & same goes
> > for /usr/obj. now I noticed there had been some changes in regards to
> > a read-only /usr/src which is great, so I have been nfs mounting both
> > /usr/src and /usr/obj, created a mk.conf  and placing both MAKEOBJDIR
> > = /usr/obj and MAKEOBJDIRPREFIX = /usr/obj in there.
> MAKEOBJDIR and MAKEOBJDIRPREFIX have to be in the environment when
> make is started - since they are acted on before any makefiles are read.

as Iain pointed out. I mis understood "./ testparam" :(

> You really need to use, eg:
> I use a shell script to run that ends up doing:
> exec ./ -x -X ../xsrc -N $N ${j:+-j $j} -T $tools -u -U -D $destdir 
> -O $objdir -R $releasedir "$@"

this is pretty much what I used to do funnily enough, with a script in
/usr/src source called

>         David
> --
> David Laight:

thanks, think I will go crawl under a rock & do more reading


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