Interix (was RE: [Mm]akefile in)

Suhaib Siddiqi
Wed Jun 21 10:35:00 GMT 2000

> >> 1) WRT CVS: (I may have the M and m versions of makefile backwards in
> >> this, but it doesn't really matter).  When I run cvs update of the
> >> whole binutils tree, when it gets to that point it gives the message
> >> "makefile is in the way, please move it" (or something like that).
> >> That's because it's already installed Makefile, and in a
> case-independent
> >> file system, makefile and Makefile are the same.  It's strictly a
> >> CVS issue, when working on a case-independent file system. (This
> >> has nothing to do with building it.)
> >
> >I will run a CVS remove command.  I did run CVS remove last week
> when first
> >time
> >someone reported this problem.  I may have made a mistake and
> they were not
> >removed.
> Maybe you already know this, Suhaib, but once you've done a remove, you
> have to do a "cvs commit" to cause the operation to actually occur.
> If you didn't do that, then that's why the files are still there.
> cgf

Thanks.  I do not know what I did that day.  I had a bad headache that
I may have forgotten cvs commit after remove.  I will fix it today.


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