Subject: re: tweaks for fparseln(3) move from libutil to libc
To: matthew green <>
From: David Brownlee <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 12/04/2002 15:00:33
On Thu, 5 Dec 2002, matthew green wrote:

>    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.
> you can never make sure that DESTDIR=/ builds will "work."
> we should official de-support them IMO.

	I find them very useful on machines tracking _STABLE, where the
	chances of breakage are much lower.

		David/absolute          -- No hype required --