Java/parellel build(?) related bootstrap failure

Daniel Jacobowitz
Wed Apr 2 02:04:00 GMT 2003

On Wed, Apr 02, 2003 at 12:54:00AM +0200, Gerald Pfeifer wrote:
> On Mon, 31 Mar 2003, Andrew Haley wrote:
> > You perhaps need a module that checks out an approopriate subset of
> > gcc.  It should be quite easy to create one.
> Thanks for the hint.  Unfortunately, modules don't work nicely with
> `cvs update` (one of the design bugs of CVS, that it after checkout,
> it simpley ignores modules).
> In case someone else has a similar problem, here is what I wound up
> using now:
>   cvs -q $CVS_EXT update -Pd -I\! -I CVS libjava \
>   &&  cvs -q $CVS_EXT update -P -I\! -I CVS
>   if [ ! $? ]; then
>       echo "Error updating. Build aborted."
>       exit 1
>   fi
>   contrib/gcc_update --touch

I generally just use checkout again:
  ln -s . gcc
  cvs co gcc-core gcc-java (or whatever)
  rm -f gcc

Daniel Jacobowitz
MontaVista Software                         Debian GNU/Linux Developer

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