Subject: Re: New checkflist mechanism too strict ?
To: Luke Mewburn <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 07/23/2002 12:54:40
On Mon, Jul 22, 2002 at 10:11:32PM +1000, Luke Mewburn wrote:

 > AFAICT, a "./ -d DESTDIR" invokes "make distribution", so it
 > shouldn't even invoke checkflist-as-part-of-maketars.  It's only if
 > you add "-R RELEASEDIR" to the invocation that it should.

"make distribution" is intended to build a distribution into a clean
DESTDIR, and as such, it is appropriate to run "checkflist" for that
case, as well, which is why I made it do so.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>