Subject: Re: CVS commit: basesrc
To: Todd Vierling <>
From: James Chacon <>
List: source-changes
Date: 10/23/2001 22:42:06
>: I can agree this should be better laid out long term, but opening everyone
>: who builds trees right now up to these pitfalls rather than doing it after
>: those Makefiles are fixed makes no sense.
>I can't guarantee Right Now that it all works; it worked on one arch but
>broke on another.  However, we need to move further forward, and I am about
>to check that there is no similar breakage in distrib on other ports.
>In short, "this will be fixed in distrib/, not src/Makefile", and yes, I'm
>fixing the durned things.  I already did for sparc, which was reported; it
>was at that point that I noted a need to check the other ports for same.

So all the other ports have been checked/fixed? The reason I removed distrib
was on macppc...It was trying to make includes in here which makes zero sense

That's the point. As it currently stands it breaks ports from building (or even
getting started if it breaks in includes). Until those have all been checked
it should be removed/null'd out from descending.