What are _p. files that break installworld?
cswiger at mac.com
Sat Jan 10 17:53:28 PST 2004
Carolyn Longfoot wrote:
> I have just run make buildworld on '4 stable' (4.9) and with make
> installworld I get a ton of missing files, such as libvgl_p.a /usr/lib,
> all follwing the same pattern where a .a file exists but the
> corresponding _p.a file in the same lib directory.
The _p.a files are profiled versions of the libraries, although their absence
normally doesn't cause any problems. You may have "NOPROFILE=true" set in
your /etc/make.conf, or you may have had it set when building world but not
when you tried the installworld.
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