Subject: Re: Please test bootstrap
To: Georg Schwarz <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 11/05/2005 13:24:32
On Sat, 5 Nov 2005, Georg Schwarz wrote:

> gcc -O2  -I. -I/Users/schwarz/pkgsrc/pkgsrc/bootstrap/work/bmake -DHAVE_CONFIG_H  -I../../libnbcompat "-D_PATH_DEFSYSPATH=\"/Users/schwarz/pkg/share/mk:/usr/share/mk:/usr/local/share/mk:/opt/share/mk\""  -DMAKE_NATIVE  -DSIGNAL_FLAGS=SA_RESTART  -c /Users/schwarz/pkgsrc/pkgsrc/bootstrap/work/bmake/sigcompat.c
> bmake.boot: don't know how to make /usr/lib/libc.a. Stop

> if anyone has a fix, please let me know.

Edit in pkgsrc/bootstrap/bmake/mk/ the lines that start with
to remove the ${LIBC} reference.

Will that break any use of bmake for pkgsrc? If not I think it would be 
easier than the following idea.

Or add your own operating system specific to 
/usr/pkgsrc/bootstrap/mods/mk/ (see other examples there) that has LIBC 

  Jeremy C. Reed

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