buildworld not using proper build environment

Ruslan Ermilov ru at
Sun Aug 21 19:33:45 GMT 2005

On Sun, Aug 21, 2005 at 09:16:42AM +0200, Stefan Farfeleder wrote:
> On Sat, Aug 20, 2005 at 09:20:32PM -0700, Kevin Oberman wrote:
> > I'm not a make(1) expert, but something appears wrong with Makefile.inc1
> > and the build environment it provides for buildworld.
> > 
> > There has been a short thread on this with the subject:
> > Unable to build libedit
> > 
> > It turns out that buildworld is using the header files in /usr/include
> > and not those in /usr/obj/usr/src/tmp/usr/include when compiling. I've
> > looked at Makefile.inc1 and it looks like the proper environment is
> > made for AMD64, but perhaps not for other platforms (like i386). I'm not
> > sure what is wrong, but I have confirmed that buildworld is using
> > /usr/include/histedit.h in lieu of the new version in $WORLDTMP.
> > 
> > Am I wrong about all of this this or is something wrong with the
> > buildworld. 
> I think the problem is that the files in lib/libedit include histedit.h
> with "" instead of <>.  This works for NetBSD because they have
> histedit.h in the same directory.  -I. should be dropped from CFLAGS
> probably too.  I once noticed a problem that #include <term.h> picks up
> the local term.h instead of the one in [..]/tmp/usr/include.
Check with the /usr/obj/usr/src/lib/libedit/.depend file (after
buildworld).  Should be /usr/obj/usr/src/tmp/usr/include/histedit.h
if everything is good.  (Some path tweaks may be necessary according
to your directory layout.)

Ruslan Ermilov
ru at
FreeBSD committer
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