Subject: Re: old /usr/bin/as forces me not to upgrade avifile-devel
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 09/05/2001 22:10:53
In article <>,
Tomasz Luchowski <> wrote:
>21:24 zuntum@zunpc:~> ls -l /usr/pkg/bin/as
>-rwxr-x---  1 root  wheel  442264 Sep  5 09:38 /usr/pkg/bin/as*
>Am I missing something? The package I am testing -B on compiles clearly
>when I replace /usr/bin/as
>with the new version.

No you are not; -B specifies the path for the internal components of gcc.
as/ld are not affected.

>PS. When I added "PATH = /usr/pkg/bin:/usr/bin" to the front of the
>Makefile, it worked fine.
>Is it acceptable way to deal with this?

It is the only way I know.