[Bdi4emc-help] BDI TESTING won't test

Gene Heskett gene.heskett at verizon.net
Wed Feb 15 23:21:21 CET 2006

On Wednesday 15 February 2006 12:00, Paul wrote:
>Hi Gene
>On Wednesday 15 February 2006 05:50, Gene Heskett wrote:
>> I maybe didn't do it right, but testing won't run, returning this
>> stanza on launching it, as root, built as gene after doing a chown
>> gene:gene to the whole tree as root before I did the make clean &&
>> make as gene:
>The emc2 makefile contains a nasty fork bomb that will take your
> system down if you trigger it correctly. Also, if you must do a "make
> install", make sure you have run configure with --prefix=/tmp lest
> you install over the top of one of the existing EMC libraries. The
> install target could very well trash your working EMC install, and
> that emc2.deb will most certainly break a BDI-4 system.

I've not done a 'make install' yet, ever.  OTOH, I've not spent any time 
with the emc thats on bdi-4.30 either, so its exactly as installed I'd 

>Regards, Paul.

Cheers, Gene
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