Source not regenerated after new kconfig_compiler executable

Christian Ehrlicher Ch.Ehrlicher at
Tue May 22 21:13:06 CEST 2007

David Faure schrieb:
> On Tuesday 22 May 2007, Christian Ehrlicher wrote:
>> Hi,
>> Don't know if it's intended or a bug in the dependency chain. The output 
>> from kconfig_compiler is not regenerated after I installed a new 
>> kconfig_compiler executable. Therefore I still got warnings about 
>> kstaticdeleter until I delete the sources by myself :)
> Yeah but would you really want to see all kconfig_compiler-generated files
> re-created every time kdelibs is reinstalled - even though in 99% of the cases
>>from now on, the logic inside kconfig_compiler won't have changed?
> (but it will have been relinked because kdecore changed).
Don't know - but it's maybe a more generic question. Should a generated 
file get regenerated when the generator is updated.
> Maybe we need to install a cmake file with the version number of kconfig_compiler,
> in order to trigger a recompilation only when the version of kconfig_compiler 
> is newer than the version that was used to generate the current generated files...
I think a 'rm -fr build-dir' is easier :)


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