Subject: Re: Interix trouble
To: =?ISO-8859-1?Q?J=FCrgen_Tritthardt?= <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 06/30/2005 16:29:12
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On Thu, 30 Jun 2005, Jürgen Tritthardt wrote:

> I tried to get pkgsrc running on Windows XP with SFU 3.5.
> I installed all components reconmended by README.Interix, untared the current
> pkgsrc.tar and did a ./bootstrap without error.
> Then I tried building bash2 with the following result:
> "../../mk/", line 220: Could not find
> Unknown modifier 'O'

Don't run "make"; you need to run "bmake" (in /usr/pkg/bin/bmake).

The /usr/bin/make shipped with Interix is a BSD make, but it's much older
than NetBSD's make and does not support most features needed by pkgsrc.

-- Todd Vierling <> <> <>