Subject: Re: Problem in new toolchain builds (need comments)
To: Todd Vierling <>
From: Chris Jepeway <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 10/24/2001 14:03:11
> Actually, I'd go a little bit further to say that BSDSRCDIR should be used
> as _SRC_TOP_ unconditionally if it exists (and the test file exists
> underneath it).  I can imagine some oddness in cases like putting "gnu" on
> another filesystem and symlinking it; there's not an easy way to deal with
> that via "cd .."s, but setting BSDSRCDIR can eliminate all the confusion.
Well, wouldn't that mean that a stray BSDSRCDIR lying about in
/etc/mk.conf, eg, would always mean a MKTOOLS/USE_NEW_TOOLCHAIN=yes
build takes place?

> -- Todd Vierling <>  *  Wasabi NetBSD:  Run with it.
Chris <>.