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Re: [libvirt] [PATCH] build: avoid corrupting / in RHEL 5



On Wed, Jun 01, 2011 at 11:52:00AM -0600, Eric Blake wrote:
> I noticed this while building from libvirt.git on RHEL 5.6:
> 
> Generating internals/command.html.tmp
> mkdir: cannot create directory `/internals': Permission denied
> 
> If I had been building as root instead, this pollutes /.
> 
> Older autoconf lacks $(builddir), but it is rigorously equal to '.'
> in newer autoconf, so we could use '$(MKDIR_P) internals' instead.
> 
> However, since internals/command.html is part of the tarball, we
> _already_ build it in $(srcdir), not $(builddir) during VPATH
> builds, so the mkdir is wasted effort!
> 
> * docs/Makefile.am (internals/%.html.tmp): Drop unused mkdir.
> ---
>  docs/Makefile.am |    1 -
>  1 files changed, 0 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/docs/Makefile.am b/docs/Makefile.am
> index a8024b3..a98ced0 100644
> --- a/docs/Makefile.am
> +++ b/docs/Makefile.am
> @@ -127,7 +127,6 @@ hvsupport.html.in: $(srcdir)/hvsupport.pl $(srcdir)/../src/libvirt_public.syms \
>  internals/%.html.tmp: internals/%.html.in subsite.xsl page.xsl sitemap.html.in
>  	@if [ -x $(XSLTPROC) ] ; then \
>  	  echo "Generating $@"; \
> -	  $(MKDIR_P) "$(builddir)/internals"; \
>  	  name=`echo $@ | sed -e 's/.tmp//'`; \
>  	  $(XSLTPROC) --stringparam pagename $$name --nonet --html \
>  	    $(top_srcdir)/docs/subsite.xsl $< > $@ \

I've seen a strange build error from autobuild.sh which I'm thinking
may be related to this patch

...
Generating drvvmware.html.tmp
Generating firewall.html.tmp
Generating bindings.html.tmp
if [ -f  todo.cfg ]; then \
	echo "Generating todo.html.in"; \
	perl ../../docs/../../docs/todo.pl > todo.html.in \
	|| { rm todo.html.in && exit 1; }; \
else \
	echo "Stubbing todo.html.in"; \
	echo "<html><body><h1>Todo list</h1></body></html>" > todo.html.in ; \
fi
Generating drivers.html.tmp
Stubbing todo.html.in
Generating internals/locking.html.tmp
Generating internals/command.html.tmp
  GEN    ../../docs/libvirt-api.xml
/bin/sh: line 3: internals/locking.html.tmp: No such file or directory
/bin/sh: line 3: internals/command.html.tmp: No such file or directory
Validating architecture.html
Validating contact.html
rm: cannot remove `internals/command.html.tmp': No such file or directory
make[2]: *** [internals/command.html.tmp] Error 1
make[2]: *** Waiting for unfinished jobs....
rm: cannot remove `internals/locking.html.tmp': No such file or directory
make[2]: *** [internals/locking.html.tmp] Error 1


Daniel
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