Re: rebuilding top seems to take forever.

From: Kris Kennaway (
Date: 01/08/04

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    To: Richard Schilling <>

    On Wed, Jan 07, 2004 at 10:33:53AM -0800, Richard Schilling wrote:
    > I'm rebuilding top. What command do you use to build top? Judging on the contents of /usr/src/contrib/top, the BSD build of top may be slightly different that what's described in the INSTALL and README files.
    > When I run the ./Configure command it seems to take forever and doesn't complete. the machine subdirectory is missing.
    > Or, is there another way I should build top?

    The recommended way is 'make buildworld', but you can probably get
    away with 'cd /usr/src/usr.bin/top; make all'. Building from contrib/
    is always wrong.



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