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Re: install/37940: build targe iso-image broken

On Fri, Feb 01, 2008 at 05:10:00PM +0000, Wolfgang Stukenbrock wrote:
> System: NetBSD s012 2.1 NetBSD 2.1 (NSW-S012) #10: Mon Dec 12 12:03:54 CET 
> 2005 wgstuken@s011:/export/netbsd-2.1/usr/src/sys/arch/i386/compile/NSW-S012 
> i386
> Architecture: i386
> Machine: i386
> >Description:
>       The target "iso-image" in /usr/src/etc/Makefile does not do anything 
> anymore.
>       The comment there states, that the dependency to do-iso-image should be 
> located
>       in the machine dependen makefile part 
> /usr/src/etc/etc.<machine>/, but
>       for unknown reasons the only one that contains a iso-image target is 
> the mac68k
>       version. All other architectures don't have this target.
> >How-To-Repeat:
>       Try to create the iso-image files via "(cd /usr/src/etc && make 
> iso-image)".
>       Nothing will happen on an architecture other than mac68k.
> >Fix:
>       I'm not shure it this target is out of date. If it is so, it should be 
> entirely removed
>       from the makefiles in /usr/src/etc and /usr/src/etc/etc.mac68k.
>       If it is still a valid target, the missing "ios-image: do-iso-image" 
> target lines need to
>       added to all achtectures again to get it working. It my be added to 
> /usr/src/etc/Makefile
>       instead of adding it to all files.

The iso-image target in etc/Makefile is indeed obsolete since it has been
added to Unfortunably mac68k has not been converted yet because
it relies on mkisofs. Once makefs can create a usefull mac68k iso image,
the iso stuff can be removed entirely from etc/

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference

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