misc/52122: make release does not use proper binaries in release.9

David O'Brien obrien at FreeBSD.org
Mon May 12 08:30:19 PDT 2003

>Number:         52122
>Category:       misc
>Synopsis:       make release does not use proper binaries in release.9
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       high
>Responsible:    freebsd-bugs
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   current-users
>Arrival-Date:   Mon May 12 08:30:15 PDT 2003
>Originator:     David O'Brien
>Release:        FreeBSD 5.0-CURRENT i386
Alpha re-builders
System: FreeBSD dragon.nuxi.com 5.0-CURRENT FreeBSD 5.0-CURRENT #364: Sat Apr 26 08:57:30 PDT 2003 rootk at dragon.nuxi.com:/FBSD/src/sys/i386/compile/DRAGON i386

	Alpha, FreeBSD 5.1-beta

	'make release' populates the chroot area with potentually non-latest
	bits (acceptable), and those bits are not refreshed as part of
	the release world build w/in the chroot area.  This means that the
	release.9 target is using disklabel & friends from the host system
	and not those matching the 'cvs up' tag(date).  Thus if one of these
	tools is broken and is later fixed, 'make rerelease' will not get the

	difficult -- review the Alpha 5.1-BETA re-alpha thread.


	to {CHROOT}/mk.

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