CVS restructuring complete except for loose ends and modules

Paul Richards paul at
Wed Aug 13 03:02:29 PDT 2003

On Thu, 2003-08-07 at 23:03, Matthew Dillon wrote:
>     All right, the major work is done and cvsup is operational again.
>     I'll be cleaning up loose ends (LINT and buildworld) the rest of the day.
>     -
>     For the module build my idea is to just allow one to type 'make' in any
>     subdirectory of sys that represents a module, or in 'sys' itself to
>     build all modules.  One would be able to build modules relative to
>     particular configurationss using the KERNCONF mechanism.  e.g. we 
>     have the buildkernel mechanism and now we would create a buildmodule
>     mechanism.  KERNCONF and BUILDKERNELS would be supported.

Excellent, I've been meaning to get that working for years.

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