Subject: pkgsrc bootstrap on OpenBSD 3.4
To: None <>
From: Niilo Kajander <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/24/2004 11:49:21

I'm having problems bootstrapping pkgsrc on OpenBSD 3.4. I've got fresh
pkgsrc (from The command I use in pkgsrc/bootstrap
is './bootstrap --pkgdbdir=/usr/pkg/pkgdb. Output follows:

gcc   -o bmake arch.o buf.o compat.o cond.o dir.o for.o hash.o job.o
main.o make.o parse.o str.o suff.o targ.o trace.o var.o util.o
lstAppend.o lstAtEnd.o lstAtFront.o lstClose.o lstConcat.o lstDatum.o
lstDeQueue.o lstDestroy.o lstDupl.o lstEnQueue.o lstFind.o lstFindFrom.o
lstFirst.o lstForEach.o lstForEachFrom.o lstInit.o lstInsert.o
lstIsAtEnd.o lstIsEmpty.o lstLast.o lstMember.o lstNext.o lstOpen.o
lstRemove.o lstReplace.o lstSucc.o 
bmake.boot: don't know how to make _SUBDIRUSE. Stop

bmake.boot: stopped in /usr/pkgsrc/bootstrap/work/bmake
*** Error code 2

Stop in /usr/pkgsrc/bootstrap/work/bmake (line 34 of makefile.boot).
===> exited with status 1

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Niilo Kajander <>