Subject: Re: tweaks for fparseln(3) move from libutil to libc
To: Luke Mewburn <email@example.com>
From: James Chacon <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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 build.sh 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...
build.sh already yells if you do DESTDIR=/ with a warning. It could be more
explicit probably but it's a start.