Subject: Re: Removing USR_OBJMACHINE
To: Curt Sampson <>
From: Jim Wise <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 06/01/1997 21:13:34
On Sat, 31 May 1997, Curt Sampson wrote:

> USR_OBJMACHINE is used only if you build with BSDOBJDIR. It
> determines whether your directory names look like this:
> 	/usr/obj/bin/cat.i386		(with it unset)
> or like this:
> 	/usr/obj.i386/bin/cat		(with it set).
> I propose that we use the latter format exclusively. 

If we are going to fix this, why not go one step further, and use


by analogy with


and others...

				Jim Wise