RFC: localized libc messages

Gábor Kövesdán gabor at FreeBSD.org
Mon Mar 9 15:26:50 PDT 2009

> I had a quick look at src/share/mk/bsd.nls.mk and 
> lib/libc/nls/Makefile.inc
> The latter seems ok to me, can the problem be in bsd.nls.mk (e.g. that 
> it has
> to create the directories somewhere in the installation rules)?
> bsd.nls.mk first does some name mangling in the installation step and 
> then
> adds the mangled NLS stuff to the SYMLINKS variable, i.e. create the 
> appropriate
> symbolic links.  But it indeed doesn't seem to create directories.
Well, I had very long looks at all those bsd.*.mk stuff, but I haven't 
found any way to add extra obj dirs, just options to override the 
default one... But it seems that I've just found a workaround. I'll 
finish the buildworld, populate a jail and try out if it works 
completely in this way.

Gabor Kovesdan
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