Subject: Re: userland build-date?
To: Hubert Feyrer <email@example.com>
From: Luke Mewburn <lukem@NetBSD.org>
Date: 01/04/2004 23:22:48
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On Sun, Jan 04, 2004 at 12:08:02PM +0100, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
| On Sun, 4 Jan 2004, Luke Mewburn wrote:
| > | Is there an easy to update things like /etc/MAKEDEV and /etc/rele=
| > | 'normal' builds
| > Not really. I build a "distribution" build to the DESTDIR and then
| > use installsets, or create the sets and extract them all except
| > etc.tgz and let postinstall fix the rest.
| Hm, as far as I understand, that's more work than necessary (build all =
| sets), for me a siimple "build" has worked for updating both 1.6.x and
| -current, so that's the scheme I'd like to use for this.
So use "distribution" to a DESTDIR, and "make installworld" from that...
| > | ? Where is /etc/postinstall updated?
| > When postinstall runs (e.g src/Makefile postinstall-fix )
| OIC, /etc/postinstall is not touched on a "build"... pity.
Yes, because "build" is a subset of "distribution".
| I guess this has to be made some gross hack then. :(
Not particularly. I'll examine what needs to be done.
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