Subject: Re: Kernel compilation issues - where am I going wrong?
To: Perry E. Metzger <>
From: David Laight <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 02/19/2007 07:58:53
On Sun, Feb 18, 2007 at 08:05:43PM -0500, Perry E. Metzger wrote:
> > ./ -O ../obj -T ../tools -U -u tools
> You don't need to rebuild the tools if you are running the kernel
> build on NetBSD 4 and are building a NetBSD 4 kernel for the same
> architecture.

But as soon as you update the sources from cvs, you are likely to need
the cross build tools (eg for an updated config(1)).
So it only wastes a few minutes once, and is probably better practise.


David Laight: