On Wed, 2004-09-22 at 13:15, Giorgos Keramidas wrote: > On 2004-09-22 11:43, Phil Payne <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > On Wed, 2004-09-22 at 11:38, Giorgos Keramidas wrote: > > > On 2004-09-22 11:19, Phil Payne <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > > > ... I ran the make installkernel outside of X (i.e. in a console) > > > > and it works fine. Try to run it in aterm or xterm and you get > > > > the "can't shift that many" error. I cannot pretend to know > > > > anything about why this is the case. > > > > > > This error seems to be caused by some sort of mishandling of nls.alias > > > when this command runs: > > > > > > : cd /usr/share/nls; set - `grep "^[a-zA-Z]" /usr/src/etc/nls.alias`; > > > : while [ $# -gt 0 ] ; do rm -rf "$1"; ln -s "$2" "$1"; shift; shift; > > > : done > > > Here's the nls.alias file: > > > > gw# cat /usr/src/etc/nls.alias > > # $FreeBSD: src/etc/nls.alias,v 1.5 2003/06/10 01:22:30 ache Exp $ > > > > POSIX C > > en_US.US-ASCII C > > Weird. Everything seems ok but you seem to be bumping on a problem > related to the shell in use :-/
Weirder... installed Eterm... and I can installkernel & install ports fine. So looks like its only aterm & xterm that have given me a problem. Phil. _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"