Subject: Re: tweaks for fparseln(3) move from libutil to libc
To: Luke Mewburn <>
From: James Chacon <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 12/04/2002 09:02:01
>  | 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.
>It wouldn't faze me if we deprecated support in for DESTDIR=/
>builds; it causes too many support issues due to the "chicken and egg"
>issue caused by potential circular dependancies in the tool build process... already yells if you do DESTDIR=/ with a warning. It could be more
explicit probably but it's a start.