FreeBSD 5.x and Lint

keving at keving at
Thu Sep 30 14:29:48 PDT 2004

>From the handbook:

In FreeBSD 5.X and later versions you can still generate a buildable LINT
file by typing:

# cd /usr/src/sys/i386/conf && make LINT

Kevin Glick
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-----Original Message-----
From: owner-freebsd-questions at
[mailto:owner-freebsd-questions at] On Behalf Of Kris Kennaway
Sent: Thursday, September 30, 2004 2:26 PM
To: Micheal Patterson
Cc: freebsd-questions at
Subject: Re: FreeBSD 5.x and Lint

On Thu, Sep 30, 2004 at 04:22:27PM -0500, Micheal Patterson wrote:
> Stupid question maybe, but are there any plans on putting the comments
> into Lint? I realize that these may be documented within the online
> handbook, however, for those of us, who at times are required to go to a
> remote site, and the net link has failed, needing to recompile something
> without comments or access to the handbook is a problem.

They're in NOTES instead, from which LINT is autogenerated.


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