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Re: Make dist
On Sat, Jul 28, 2012 at 11:56 AM, John Darrington
> On Sat, Jul 28, 2012 at 07:39:01AM -0700, Ian Lance Taylor wrote:
> On Sat, Jul 28, 2012 at 4:37 AM, John Darrington
> <email@example.com> wrote:
> > Thanks for the pointer.
> > But how do I use the src-release file? It seems to be a
> > makefile. But from what directory should I run it? and do I
> > need to pass it arguments or what?
> > From the source directory I get:
> > ~/binutils/src$ make -f src-release
> > make: *** No rule to make target `list-of-support-files-for-tool-in-question', needed by `taz'. Stop.
> > and from the build directory I get:
> > john@muse:/Scratch/john/binutils$ make -f ~/binutils/src/src-release
> > make: *** No rule to make target `README', needed by `taz'. Stop.
> > ????
> Run it in the build directory, but tell it which release you want to
> build. It's used for a few different tools.
> make -f SRCDIR/src-release binutils.tar.bz2
> When I do that I get the same result as before:
> $ make -f /home/john/binutils/src/src-release binutils.tar.bz2
> make: *** No rule to make target `README', needed by `binutils.tar.bz2'. Stop.
Darn, you're right. Looks like it is meant to be run in the source
directory. Sorry about that. You do still need to say what release
you want to build.