svn commit: r265097 - head

Brooks Davis brooks at
Tue Apr 29 16:57:25 UTC 2014

Author: brooks
Date: Tue Apr 29 16:57:25 2014
New Revision: 265097

  Merge from CheriBSD:
  commit 1d1b908107255ffdff4d17f015d8f057d73cc6cb
  Author: Brooks Davis <brooks at>
  Date:   Fri Mar 28 16:24:45 2014 +0000
      Add a long needed seatbelt.
      Exit with an error when make is called without a target at the top level
      rather than poluting the source tree and causing use confusion in future
  commit a9d9aa341b2f4308a227ab460ba85f1f287ad028
  Author: Brooks Davis <brooks at>
  Date:   Tue Apr 29 16:06:12 2014 +0000
      Simplify seatbelt added in 1d1b908 based in feedback.
      Discussed with:	imp at
  Reviewed by:	imp
  Sponsored by:	DARPA, AFRL


Modified: head/Makefile
--- head/Makefile	Tue Apr 29 16:51:28 2014	(r265096)
+++ head/Makefile	Tue Apr 29 16:57:25 2014	(r265097)
@@ -238,8 +238,17 @@ tinderbox toolchains kernel-toolchains: 
 	${_+_}@cd ${.CURDIR}; ${_MAKE} ${.TARGET}
-# Set a reasonable default
-.MAIN:	all
+# The historic default "all" target creates files which may cause stale
+# or (in the cross build case) unlinkable results. Fail with an error
+# when no target is given. The users can explicitly specify "all"
+# if they want the historic behavior.
+.MAIN:	_guard
+	@echo
+	@echo "Explicit target required (use \"all\" for historic behavior)"
+	@echo
+	@false
 CHECK_TIME!= find ${.CURDIR}/sys/sys/param.h -mtime -0s ; echo

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