make doesn't know how to make KERNCONF

Polytropon freebsd at
Sat Nov 15 08:46:20 PST 2008

On Sat, 15 Nov 2008 10:23:50 -0500, Lowell Gilbert <freebsd-questions-local at> wrote:
> No, the shell isn't interpreting anything in that command line (the
> variable assignment is interpreted by make itself), so the command is
> fine.  Maybe the sources aren't completely installed?  If I were trying
> to exercise my psychic technical support powers, I might guess that the
> system makefiles weren't installed.

Check /usr/src/Makefile, /usr/src/Makefile.inc1 and
/usr/src/release/Makefile. These files should be up to
date when doing a correct update (or at least they should
get installed by installing the "src" distribution).

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