Subject: Re: Berkley make (NetBSD 1.1) and signal code???
To: None <tech-ports@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: tech-ports
Date: 02/04/1996 20:28:22
In article <> (Andrew Cagney) writes:
>I'm going back over the notes I made for getting berkley make built on a
>non bsd host (SVR4 to be exact).  One thing I've noticed in the code is
>that bmake uses explicit fields of the wait status (eg x.w_termsig)
>instead of using macros (eg WTERMSIG(x)).
>In converting from the old (bad) to the new (good?) form so it would
>build under svr4, I've come across a some what confusing bit of code.

You must have really old sources. All this crud has been changed to more
portable constructs... Actually I am planning to commit a change soon
that will get make to compile out of the box on svr4 systems.