Subject: Re: tweaks for fparseln(3) move from libutil to libc
To: Luke Mewburn <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Christos Zoulas <email@example.com>
Date: 12/04/2002 07:38:15
On Dec 4, 10:57pm, firstname.lastname@example.org (Luke Mewburn) wrote:
-- Subject: Re: tweaks for fparseln(3) move from libutil to libc
| This is not entirely correct.
| Before I committed the changes to tools/compat to check for fparseln,
| I tested the changes on a NetBSD 1.6_STABLE system, a -current system
| without the migration, and a -current system with the migration,
| and tool build worked fine each time.
| Note; in each case I was building "clean" (I.e, I disabled UPDATE=1),
| UNPRIVED, read-only source, to a DESTDIR != /.
| | Revert all your changes.
| | make includes && cd lib/libc && make && make install
| | Then proceed with your build. Somebody should put this
| | in UPDATING.
| Is that necessary?
| (I suppose it might be for DESTDIR=/ builds...)
Yes, it is (for DESTDIR=/ builds). And I really don't like the fact that
people keep saying "don't do this" about DESTDIR=/ builds. Either officialy
don't support it, or make sure that it works by testing it.