Subject: Re: build.sh "problem"
To: Andrew Brown <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Todd Vierling <email@example.com>
Date: 12/03/2001 16:57:50
On Mon, 3 Dec 2001, Andrew Brown wrote:
: i just tried to use build.sh for the first time and i ran into two
: problems. i'll start by saying this:
: NetBSD tweedlebsd 1.5Y NetBSD 1.5Y (FROGS) #21: Sat Oct 6 19:06:01 EDT
: 2001 andrew@tweedlebsd:/usr/src/sys/arch/alpha/compile/FROGS alpha
Don't expect it to work. The new toolchain will produce unusable alpha
binaries at this time, and is thus *not* set as the default on alpha. See
the notes about platforms at the top of BUILDING.
: which emits a rather ponderous error message "rm: /usr/dest: Device
This should be a no-op error, only because /usr/dest is a mountpoint. It
isn't functionally relevant. However, build.sh is careful to check return
values much like make(1) does, and your build stopped after the "rm" for
I'll try to come up with a cleaner way to do the recursive rm (with some
certainty) without tripping over the top-level directory.
-- Todd Vierling <firstname.lastname@example.org> * Wasabi & NetBSD: Run with it.
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