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Re: quickstrap, et al, at the top level?
> Date: Fri, 25 Oct 2002 21:19:07 -0400
> From: DJ Delorie <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > In the long run, we'd like to move all the bootstrap functionality to
> > the toplevel, which would fix a bunch of potential problems; in
> > particular, it'd be nice if libiberty was also built with the new
> > compiler.
> OTOH, you could just do "make all install; make clean; make all install"
The point of doing a bootstrap is that you get to discover whether or
not the compiler is safe to install _before_ it gets installed...
- Geoffrey Keating <email@example.com>