make installworld problem with stable upgrade.

Matthew Seaman m.seaman at
Thu Aug 21 10:46:36 PDT 2003

On Thu, Aug 21, 2003 at 05:08:52PM +0100, Matthew Seaman wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 21, 2003 at 04:55:39PM +0200, Shobaki sam. wrote:
> > Hello all,
> > 
> > Since yesterday (French time), i try to update a fresh install of 4.8
> > release to stable, and cvsuped sources many many times. Here is the error i
> > got while make installworld:
> > 
> > ln: /usr/share/locale/am_ET.UTF8/LC_COLLATE: No such file or directory
> > *** Error code 1
> > 
> > Is something going wrong ? did i caught the middle of a comit ? thanks for
> > help.
> That's pretty much exactly correct.  The fix went into
> /usr/src/etc/mtree/BSD.usr.dist about an hour ago, so try cvsup'ing
> again now.  (You need version of that file if you're
> tracking 4-STABLE).

Actually, I take that all back.  The fix in BSD.usr.dist introduces a
new directory:


Unfortunately the rest of the make installworld process is expecting:


Now you need version which has the correct fix in it, as of
7 minutes ago.  Unfortunately that's too recent for it to have
propagated to the cvsup server I usually use.

Oh well, it's not like I have that much use for the amaharic locale...



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