Handbook: Using "make world" Chapter
trhodes at FreeBSD.org
Sat May 10 22:55:17 UTC 2003
On Sat, 10 May 2003 15:23:38 -0600 (MDT)
Warren Block <wblock at wonkity.com> wrote:
> Isn't "make world" deprecated? The Handbook Using "make world" chapter
> never has the user give that command. It is mentioned several times in
> quotes, which is probably confusing. Seems like the chapter should be
> retitled (maybe "Building The World"?) and the "make world" quoted
> string should be replaced with something more descriptive.
AFAIK, make world still works (least it did for me yesterday on a CURRENT
box) and don't see it becoming deprecated any time soon.
Honestly, I don't see how its confusing. Perhaps if we discussed make world
throughout the entire document, but gave the commands for buildworld, that
would be a problem. What do you think would be better in terms of 'more
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