bmake prevent to cross-compile 9/stable from a -current host

Brooks Davis brooks at
Tue Jun 4 18:10:15 UTC 2013

On Tue, Jun 04, 2013 at 11:47:20AM -0500, Brooks Davis wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 03, 2013 at 01:16:33PM +0200, Olivier Cochard-Labb? wrote:
> > Hi,
> > 
> > I can't build 9-stable (or 9.0, 9.1) from my -current host machine
> > since the switch to bmake.
> > I've solved this problem by rebuilding my -current host with
> > WITHOUT_BMAKE, but I would to know if it's a known bug or a new
> > expected behavior ?
> You will need to provide more information about your build environment.
> I'm successfully building head on a 9.0-STABLE box.  If you haven't
> already tried it, removing /usr/obj or equivalent may help resolve
> bootstrapping issues.

It's been pointed out to me that you're building 9 on HEAD, not the
other way around.  We typically try not to break this, but it has
historically been allowed.  You might try setting MAKE=fmake when
building 9.

-- Brooks
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