Buildworld fails in 5.1

Matt Loschert loschert at
Thu Jul 17 09:38:19 PDT 2003

On Thu, 17 Jul 2003, Bruce Evans wrote:

> On Wed, 16 Jul 2003, Dan Nelson wrote:
> > If you are using -j6, the real error could be many many lines above
> > what you pasted.  It's most likely in usr.sbin somewhere, but probably
> > not keyserv.  You'll have to capture the entire log and look at it to
> > determine the first failure.
> Try using make -P to unmix the output.  I don't know how well this
> works in practice.  This flag seems to be quite broken -- it causes
> the (standard) output to be spammed with messages like
> "Remaking (sic) foo.o" and "Results of making foo.o" even when make
> is requested to be quiet (make -s) and the results are null.
> Using -P also has the side effect of accidentally avoiding the
> longstanding bug of waiting for a select timeout for up to 100 msec
> after each batch of jobs.
> Bruce


I am not sure if this is useful or not, but I took your suggestion of
using make -P, and now the build stops with the following output:

===> sbin/cxconfig
Remaking `cxconfig.o'
Remaking `cxconfig.8.gz'
Results of making cxconfig.8.gz:
gzip -cn /usr/src/sbin/cxconfig/cxconfig.8 > cxconfig.8.gz
Results of making cxconfig.o:
cc -O -pipe -mcpu=pentiumpro    -Wsystem-headers -Werror -Wall -Wno-format-y2k -Wno-uninitialized  -c /usr/src/sbin/cxconfig/cxconfig.c
Remaking `cxconfig'
Results of making cxconfig:
cc -O -pipe -mcpu=pentiumpro    -Wsystem-headers -Werror -Wall -Wno-format-y2k -Wno-uninitialized   -static -o cxconfig cxconfig.o
===> sbin/fdisk
Remaking `fdisk.o'
Remaking `geom_mbr_enc.o'
Remaking `fdisk.8.gz'
Results of making fdisk.8.gz:
gzip -cn /usr/src/sbin/fdisk/fdisk.8 > fdisk.8.gz
Results of making geom_mbr_enc.o:
cc -O -pipe -mcpu=pentiumpro    -Wsystem-headers -Werror -Wall -Wno-format-y2k -W -Wstrict-prototypes -Wmissing-prototypes -Wpointer-arith -Wreturn-type -Wcast-qual -Wwrite-strings -Wswitch -Wshadow -Wcast-align -Wno-uninitialized  -c /usr/src/sys/geom/geom_mbr_enc.c
Results of making fdisk.o:
cc -O -pipe -mcpu=pentiumpro    -Wsystem-headers -Werror -Wall -Wno-format-y2k -W -Wstrict-prototypes -Wmissing-prototypes -Wpointer-arith -Wreturn-type -Wcast-qual -Wwrite-strings -Wswitch -Wshadow -Wcast-align -Wno-uninitialized  -c /usr/src/sbin/fdisk/fdisk.c
Remaking `fdisk'
Results of making fdisk:
cc -O -pipe -mcpu=pentiumpro    -Wsystem-headers -Werror -Wall -Wno-format-y2k -W -Wstrict-prototypes -Wmissing-prototypes -Wpointer-arith -Wreturn-type -Wcast-qual -Wwrite-strings -Wswitch -Wshadow -Wcast-align -Wno-uninitialized   -static -o fdisk fdisk.o geom_mbr_enc.o
1 error
*** Error code 2
1 error
*** Error code 2
1 error

Again, I have full build logs if they would be useful to anyone.

- Matt

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