Subject: Re: buildtools in 1.6 distribution
To: None <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 05/31/2002 18:51:45
On Sat, Jun 01, 2002 at 10:27:46AM +0900, wrote:

 > 	maybe a stupid question...
 > 	in 1.6 distribution, how will build tools (src/tools) be shipped?
 > 	will they be shipped in comp.tgz, or not shipped at all? (people needs
 > 	to build toolchain before "make build")
 > 	i'm asking this because, in some cases, people install 1.6 and
 > 	then partially upgrade to netbsd-current (like kernel and vmstat/
 > 	netstat).  do we require them to build toolchain in such cases? 

Yes.  The toolchain is associated with the source tree you're building,
not the system you're running.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>