[OpenAFS] Latest docs on building the OpenAFS source code
Fri, 01 Oct 2010 09:58:25 -0700
Phillip Moore <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Since it has become painfully clear to me just how atrophied the Quick
> Start Guide is over the last week, I am fairly certain that the
> documentation it contains regarding building OpenAFS from source
> probably suffers from similar neglect.
> Before I start banging my head again that particular wall, can someone
> please point me at the latest and greatest available documentation on
> how to compile the latest 1.5.77 release?
README on master or the 1.6 branch is about as good as it gets.
> I've already found one difference between the OpenAFS configure
> infrastructure and most other GNU configure based projects. The OpenAFS
> configure is not respecting the existing definitions of CFLAGS, LDFLAGS,
> etc. and adding to them.
Yeah, sorry. :/ We're not using Autoconf properly in a lot of ways.
We're closer than we were, but the configure and build machinery still
needs a lot of cleanup.
Russ Allbery (email@example.com) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>