HEADS UP: Merge of binutils 2.17

Dimitry Andric dim at FreeBSD.org
Sat Feb 19 17:54:00 UTC 2011

On 2011-02-19 15:35, Dimitry Andric wrote:
> Okay, binutils 2.17.50 has now been merged to head in r218822.  If you
> compile kernels by hand, make sure to first run "make buildworld", or at
> least "make kernel-toolchain", to get a new ld in /usr/obj.  Otherwise,
> linking your kernel might fail.

Note, this also applies when you want to build a -CURRENT kernel on
-STABLE.  In this case, you must run a "make buildworld", or minimally
"make kernel-toolchain", before running "make buildkernel" or "make

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