[LinuxBIOS] [Fwd: Re: Patch file for Fedora 8 compile problems]

Marc Karasek Marc.Karasek at Sun.COM
Mon Dec 17 20:41:13 CET 2007

I have attached a awk script file that has a awk command to find the if 
you are currently running fc8 or not.  This uses the /proc/version 
string, so a custom kernel will prob fail on this check.

Marc Karasek
Sun Microsystems
mailto:marc.karasek at sun.com

ron minnich wrote:
> On Dec 17, 2007 8:18 AM, Marc Karasek <Marc.Karasek at sun.com> wrote:
>> Was this option just keeping the Config.lb changes and using an
>> Environment Variable?
> no.
>> If so were does the environment variable  get set?  Is it up to the
>> programmer or is it part of the build?
> it would be part of the buildtarget step, which is not up to the
> programmer and is not part of the actual build. buildtarget is a sort
> of meta-build, wherein the build environment gets set up. This is the
> right place to capture distro issues. I don't know why it did not hit
> me sooner.
> thanks
> ron
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