csup and build question

Chip Camden sterling at camdensoftware.com
Sat Jan 1 19:23:16 UTC 2011

Quoth Polytropon on Saturday, 01 January 2011:
> On Sat, 1 Jan 2011 10:38:22 -0800, Chip Camden <sterling at camdensoftware.com> wrote:
> > At the risk of confirming my reputation for asking stupid questions:
> > 
> > If a csup only pulls files in /usr/src/sys, is it safe to assume that the
> > only rebuilding steps required are to rebuild and install the kernel?  Or
> > is it possible that world could require a rebuild to take advantage of
> > some of those kernel changes?
> Kernel and world should ALWAYS be in sync, this means you
> should update the full /usr/src tree, not just its sys/
> subtree, as other files, located at a higher level, may
> be important (such as /usr/src/Makefile).

That wasn't my question.  I always do a full csup, but sometimes it only
pulls files in /usr/src/sys (because those are the only ones that have
changed since my last csup/build).  In that case, is a buildworld

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