RELENG_7_0 buildworld failure on read only source tree
tom at tomjudge.com
Sun Mar 9 21:19:04 UTC 2008
Xin LI wrote:
> Tom Judge wrote:
>> We have been building RELENG_6_x source trees from read only NFS file
>> systems for well over a year now with out any problems. However I
>> have just tried to do "make buildworld" on a RELENG_7_0 source tree
>> from yesterday and it failed to build with the following error:
> [error snipped]
>> Should it be possible to build RELENG_7_0 with a read only source tree?
> This can be worked around, I think touching the Makefile would do the
> trick. IIRC David (cc'ed) has fixed the Makefile at some point this
> January while he is updating the base cvs(1) for this exact issue, maybe
> we should MFC the changeset to RELENG_7?
Thanks for the response, it was indeed just a case of touching
/usr/src/gnu/usr.bin/cvs/contrib/Makefile. Do you have the information
about the relevent change sets that fix this? Then I can merge this fix
to my local tree.
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