Subject: Re: can you mention something about the new make changes in UPDATING
To: Luke Mewburn <>
From: Hisashi T Fujinaka <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 06/23/2005 20:26:04
On Fri, 24 Jun 2005, Luke Mewburn wrote:

> On Thu, Jun 23, 2005 at 02:11:20PM -0700, Hisashi T Fujinaka wrote:
>  | Can you mention something in current-users or UPDATING about the new
>  | make changes? I missed the commit message so my obj dirs quit working
>  | and I filled up /usr/src with all sorts of trash I had to clean up. My
>  | /usr wasn't large enough to handle all the obj file, of course.
> I've reverted the change for now.
> BTW: you'll find that your builds will less hassle free if you use
> MAKEOBJDIRPREFIX or MAKEOBJDIR (or the equivalents) and
> a read-only source tree.


I'm now having troubles (could it be pathnames.h)?

cc  -O -D_PATH_BSHELL="/bin/sh" -D_PATH_DEFSHELLDIR="/bin" -DHAVE_SETENV=1 -DHAVE_STRDUP=1 -DHAVE_STRERROR=1 -DHAVE_STRFTIME=1 -DHAVE_VSNPRINTF=1  -c /usr/src/tools/make/../../usr.bin/make/main.c
/usr/src/usr.bin/make/main.c: In function `main':
/usr/src/usr.bin/make/main.c:768: error: `_PATH_OBJDIR' undeclared (first use in this function)
/usr/src/usr.bin/make/main.c:768: error: (Each undeclared identifier is reported only once
/usr/src/usr.bin/make/main.c:768: error: for each function it appears in.)
/usr/src/usr.bin/make/main.c:771: error: `_PATH_OBJDIRPREFIX' undeclared (first use in this function)

ERROR: Build of nbmake failed

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