On 29-Nov-00 Gray, David W. wrote:
> BTW, is it considered a bug or a feature that you MUST use /usr/obj to
> have make release work? I went in circles for quite a while before figuring
> this out (I just didn't have much room in /usr, so was using the make env 
> variable to move the obj tree. It failed in various amusing ways whilst 
> building the crunches - in particular, the generated files for /bin/sh don't
> go to the right places, and the makefile setup is too tangled for my tiny
> brain.)

Feature.  make release starts off by doing an installworld into the chroot'd
area and using that area to do a cleanroom make world from which the release
bits are rolled.


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