DragonFly kernel List (threaded) for 2004-03
Re: buildworld may be unstable tomorrow morning
On Mon, 22 Mar 2004 13:55:33 -0500
Garance A Drosihn <drosih@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> At 9:06 AM -0800 3/22/04, Matthew Dillon wrote:
> > I think we could safely do this. What do other people think?
> Don't some ports also put files in there?
I seriously hope not.
> The main one I'm
> thinking off is X11, since it is often installed as "part of
> the base system". [...checking...] Hmm. No, I guess that puts
> them in /usr/X11R6/include. Seems to me that at one time I had
> some port which put files in /usr/include...
Probably. I think boehm-gc might've done that at one point. But I'd
consider it broken behaviour - it caused me no end of mysterious trouble
trying to upgrade xfree a couple of years later.
IMO /usr/include/ should be exclusively for the system's headers, and
therefore it makes sense to regenerate it as part of regenerating the