Subject: install/19698: etcupdate error
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List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 01/05/2003 10:27:00
>Number:         19698
>Category:       install
>Synopsis:       existance of /usr/src/etc/obj causes etcupdate to fail
>Confidential:   yes
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    install-manager
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Sun Jan 05 10:28:00 PST 2003
>Release:        NetBSD 1.6L 1/5/2003
Hisashi T Fujinaka -
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System: NetBSD allison 1.6L NetBSD 1.6L (ALLISON) #156: Sun Jan 5 09:30:43 PST 2003 htodd@allison:/usr/src/sys/arch/i386/compile/ALLISON i386
Architecture: i386
Machine: i386
If /usr/src/etc/obj exists, etcupdate will tell you that "make install-etc-files" does not exist.

Deleting the link /usr/src/etc/obj and running cd /usr/src/etc && make obj will create the objectionable file.
rm -rf /usr/src/etc/obj