statically compiled files left over after a 'make world'
roam at ringlet.net
Thu Aug 7 01:54:50 PDT 2003
On Thu, Aug 07, 2003 at 09:49:30AM +0100, Matthew Seaman wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 07, 2003 at 10:40:35AM +0300, Paulius Bulotas wrote:
> > Hello,
> > what about make variable INSTALL in /etc/make.conf:
> > #INSTALL=install -C
> > IMO, if you have it uncommented, then it's possible, that you will get
> > more unchanged files after installworld and delete some useful files.
> > Of course, -C is not the default and I doubt anyone needs it (or someone
> > explain why ;)
> The most useful thing that the -C option gets you is that it helps you
> avoid making unnecessary backup copies of most of the system when
> you're using an incremental backup scheme.
Also, it reduces the list of different files produced by the daily
security check scripts to the actually changed files only.
Peter Pentchev roam at ringlet.net roam at sbnd.net roam at FreeBSD.org
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