headers_install and ICA

Ken Moffat ken at linuxfromscratch.org
Mon Jan 29 06:13:04 PST 2007

On Sun, Jan 28, 2007 at 06:33:48PM +0000, Matthew Burgess wrote:
> On Tuesday 09 January 2007 19:00, Ken Moffat wrote:
> >
> >  All headers in /usr/include are blown away by
> > 'make INSTALL_HDR_PATH=/usr headers_install' which has "unfortunate"
> > results on glibc (thinks I'm building for i686-pc-linux-gnulibc1 and
> > then barfs when testing cpp because limits.h is now missing).
> Ken, I did reply to this when you originally posted your problem, but I think 
> quantum ate it!
> This problem was fixed in linux-2.6.19:
> commit 2722de7fed1601eb7de84f929e00776d37a4cf5f
> Author: David Woodhouse <dwmw2 at infradead.org>
> Date:   Sun Sep 24 23:44:57 2006 +0100
>     Don't remove $(INSTALL_HDR_PATH)/install before headers_install.
> Once ticket #1928 gets resolved, which should be Tuesday, with any luck, this 
> shouldn't bite us anymore.

 Matt, thanks for the reply.  I've just found Manuel's original
report of it while I was searching to see what was supposed to have
happened about the /bin/rm symlink (or your sed for e2fsprogs).

das eine Mal als Tragödie, das andere Mal als Farce

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