Subject: Re: tweaks for fparseln(3) move from libutil to libc
To: Luke Mewburn <>
From: David Laight <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 12/04/2002 12:44:44
>   | But it definitely failed for:
>   | 
>   | -d -u -U -D $DESTDIR -O $objdir
> Hmmmm....
> Maybe the autoconf in tools/compat had cached the value of the
> "fparseln is available (in libutil)" check.
> Did things start working for you again after you did a make clean in tools/ ?

I 'fixed' the source files and Makefiles to make the code I had
compile.  My ISP was dead at the time the build failed, so I couldn't
see what changes had caused the problem.

I didn't try deleting the obj/tools directory (usually needed
after a kernel version change).


David Laight: