On Sun, Nov 08, 2015 at 10:28:17AM -0800, Steve Kargl wrote: > ... > Back to trying to build freebsd. I have discovered that > 'make buildworld' is simply broken if one attempts to use > a symlink for /usr/obj. At least doing doing > > % rm -rf /usr/obj > % ln -s /mnt/obj /usr/obj > % cd /usr/src > % nice make -j2 buildworld > > with /mnt a UFS2 file system on a USB2 disk yields errors of the > above form.
My laptop -- where I build stable/10 & head daily -- is set up so that: g1-252(10.2-S) ls -lT /usr/obj lrwxr-xr-x 1 root wheel 14 Jul 19 06:39:21 2015 /usr/obj -> /common/S1/obj g1-252(10.2-S) In this case, /tmp is tmpfs and all others are UFS2+SU. > If one does > > % rm -rf /usr/obj > % setenv OBJDIR /mnt/obj > % cd /usr/src > % nice make -j2 buildworld > > works. So, it appears soemthing inside the make infrastructure cannot > follow symlinks. This used to work. In such cases, my first suspect is (ab)use of realpath. Peace, david -- David H. Wolfskill da...@catwhisker.org Those who would murder in the name of God or prophet are blasphemous cowards. See http://www.catwhisker.org/~david/publickey.gpg for my public key.
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