Subject: Re: tweaks for fparseln(3) move from libutil to libc
To: Christos Zoulas <email@example.com>
From: David Laight <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/03/2002 13:51:53
> There is magic in libnbcompat to include fparseln if the
> system needs it. Unfortunately there is a bootstrapping
> problem because it thinks it does not need it for NetBSD.
Clearly not magic enough :-)
I could be trying to do an UNPRIVED cross build on a system
that isn't running 'current'.
Also mtree failed because it was missing the flag definitions.
(pax and makefs were only missing the function).
> Revert all your changes.
I will do... Now everything is built.
> Then proceed with your build. Somebody should put this
> in UPDATING.
Wouldn't it have been better to separate the two parts of the
change by a few weeks. At least people who actively track
current would get a failure.
David Laight: email@example.com