misc/75864: FreeBSD 5.3 kern-developer install does not add
Makefile in /usr/src
brooks at one-eyed-alien.net
Wed Jan 5 12:50:32 PST 2005
The following reply was made to PR misc/75864; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: Brooks Davis <brooks at one-eyed-alien.net>
To: "Eli K. Breen" <eli at gopostal.ca>
Cc: freebsd-gnats-submit at freebsd.org
Subject: Re: misc/75864: FreeBSD 5.3 kern-developer install does not add Makefile in /usr/src
Date: Wed, 5 Jan 2005 12:44:32 -0800
Installing just the Makefile would serve no purpose. The point of
buildkernel is that it can use the tools from buildworld to make the
kernel. That requires all the sources. The old method of building
kernels must be used unless you are going to install all sources.
IMO, this is documentation bug.
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