buildworld error with 7.1 BETA

Leslie Jensen leslie at
Fri Sep 19 14:51:33 UTC 2008

Nash Nipples skrev:
>>> just try to run make one more time. not cleaning
>> anything just type the same make command after fail without
>> extra activity. 
>>> if it fails again check if you have filled your disks
>> up and you might want to `ls /usr/src/usr.sbin/zzz/zzz.8` to
>> see if its really there
>> It fails again!
>> Disks are not full and the file is there.
> no its less likely to be a hardware error. there are cases when it breaks into an error and then after you restart the whole procedure it goes fine and breaks somewhere closer to finish.
> i think you can try to update the source code once again. maybe the fix is coming. 
> or you can try to run make in /usr/src/usr.sbin/zzz/ to make sure there is no errors
> or you can try to run make in /usr/src/etc/ which should be the next bus stop in the building world proccess.
When doing make in /usr/src/etc/ I got an error stating that it could 
not build /etc/mail/

It turned out that I had made a typo in /etc/make.conf. Sorry!

Thanks for all your suggestions, it helped me find the error.


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