make build/install world builds 32bit libraries without request

Kris Kennaway kris at
Thu Dec 8 20:33:26 PST 2005

On Thu, Dec 08, 2005 at 11:29:39PM -0500, Mike Jakubik wrote:

> >>Why is it doing this? I have not specified that i want or need any 32bit 
> >>compatibility.
> >>    
> >
> >Because you didn't turn it off (NO_LIB32).
> >
> >Kris
> >  
> I see. Well i don't recall turning it on either.

Of course, since it's on by default :-)

> Can i simply make installworld -DNO_LIB32 in that case?

Better to put it in make.conf.

> Also, to delete the existing 32bit compatible files, is it safe to
> just remove /usr/lib32 ?

Not sure.  Check timestamps for old files after you run installworld.

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