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Re: Bug #833: prep_buildtree and solaris ln

From: Bruce Momjian <pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: nate(at)cs(dot)wisc(dot)edu, pgsql-bugs(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Bug #833: prep_buildtree and solaris ln
Date: 2002-12-03 05:06:10
Message-ID: 200212030506.gB356Ak18484@candle.pha.pa.us (view raw or flat)
Thread:
Lists: pgsql-bugs
 'ln -fs' doesn't do the same thing as 'ln -s -f' on Solaris?  Are you
sure?  This is the first we are hearing this.

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pgsql-bugs(at)postgresql(dot)org wrote:
> Nathan Mueller (nate(at)cs(dot)wisc(dot)edu) reports a bug with a severity of 3
> The lower the number the more severe it is.
> 
> Short Description
> prep_buildtree and solaris ln
> 
> Long Description
> The linking command in config/prep_buildtree doesn't work with /usr/ucb/ln on solaris.  If line 36 is changed from:
> 
> ln -fs "$item" "$buildtree/$filename" || exit 1
> 
> to
> 
> ln -f -s "$item" "$buildtree/$filename" || exit 1
> 
> It'll work fine.
> 
> Sample Code
> 
> 
> No file was uploaded with this report
> 
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