On Fri, Sep 22, 2006 at 03:59:45PM +0100, Anton Shterenlikht wrote: > I was trying to build a kernel with statical device hints by > uncommenting the following line in my kernel configuration file: > > # To statically compile in device wiring instead of /boot/device.hints > hints "VT.hints" # Default places to look for devices. > > Before doing this I moved /boot/device.hints to another location. > > when I do #make install I get > > You must set up a /boot/device.hints file first. > *** Error code 1 > > Stop in /usr/src/sys/i386/compile/VT. > > Why do I need /boot/device.hints if I have the hints in the kernel?
You don't, but the test doesn't check whether it's compiled in to the kernel. Just make an empty file. Kris
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