making a release

Peter Schultz pmes at btinet.net
Thu Nov 13 14:15:39 PST 2003


Scott Long wrote:
> I use the following all of the time:
> 
> cd /usr/src/release ; make release BUILDNAME=5.1-CURRENT
> CHROOTDIR=/usr/release CVSROOT=/usr/ncvs
> 
I have NODOC=YES NOPORTS=YES and thought I'd be able to get by with 
EXTSRCDIR=/usr/src in place of CVSROOT=/usr/ncvs.  Looks like EXTCRCDIR 
is not widely used, but would be convenient for a local user.

Pete...


> Scott
> 
> On Thu, 13 Nov 2003, Peter Schultz wrote:
> 
> 
>>I'm trying to build a set of release floppies, but my setting for
>>CHROOTDIR seems to be ignored and the release gets dumped in my root
>>file system under /R.  Shouldn't /R be installed under whatever I set
>>CHROOTDIR to?
>>
>>Thanks,
>>Pete...


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