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

The following reply was made to PR install/37940; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Manuel Bouyer <>
Subject: Re: install/37940: build targe iso-image broken
Date: Thu, 7 Feb 2008 21:55:53 +0100

 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      I'm not shure it this target is out of date.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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