Subject: Re: build.sh '-u' behavior problematic with new installs
To: David Laight <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Greg A. Woods <email@example.com>
Date: 09/25/2003 14:06:29
[ On Thursday, September 25, 2003 at 16:36:04 (+0100), David Laight wrote: ]
> Subject: Re: build.sh '-u' behavior problematic with new installs
> Actually you need to build with DESTDIR != / and then copy everything
> that got built from DESTDIR to /.
Yes, indeed! ;-)
> I use a rather nasty shell script
> that parses METALOG to find out what has been built recently.
I assume you meat s/built/installed/
That's exactly the scheme I was working on to build a binary patch
Greg A. Woods
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