Coda File System

Re: Build fixes

From: Peter J. Braam <>
Date: Tue, 7 Jul 1998 09:25:32 -0400 (EDT)

It's always better to tell us;  I _did_ unpack yesterday and tried it
again, you are just helping us to make sure we did it right.  Thanks!


On Mon, 6 Jul 1998, Steven N. Hirsch wrote:

> On Mon, 6 Jul 1998, Peter J. Braam wrote:
> > Although we do this kind of stuff all the time here, I was wondering if
> > you might be right.  On a vanilla glibc machine I can unpack the tarball
> > and type ./configure and make coda in the sources and it builds to
> > completion. 
> > 
> > If you pay attention to the rpm build script, you will notice that we
> > build outside the sources etc to avoid any dependencies on existing
> > headers apart those that we instruct the C compiler to use.
> Peter,
> I must eat a large helping of crow.  I could swear that I had tried 'make
> coda' numerous times, only to trip over missing headers.  Naturally, after
> your message, I tried again and it worked.  Grrr.
> I'll go away now and put my other foot in my mouth.  Mea culpa. Apologies
> for the false alarm <sigh>.
> Steve
Received on 1998-07-07 09:28:27