Crossbuilding DFly on old FBSD

Joerg Sonnenberger joerg at
Thu Jul 29 23:46:09 PDT 2004

On Thu, Jul 29, 2004 at 10:00:24PM -0700, Matthew Dillon wrote:
> :This is a belated followup to my message of well over a month
> :ago where I mentioned I'm crossbuilding DFlyBSD on an older
> :FreeBSD 4.x system, and experience problems I've patched
> :around in the DFly source.
> :..
>     I will test and incorporate the more straightforward fixes, but may
>     have to think about some of the more esoteric hacks.  I do want DFly
>     to build from FreeBSD-4 but I don't want to have to do too severe
>     a hack to keep it working with older 4.x's.
> 						-Matt

IMO we want the changes to use ${PATCH} instead of directly calling patch,
because that's how most tools are handled already and because it is nice
for cross-compiling and other situations.


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