objections to disallowing in-source builds in all KDE modules ?
faure at kde.org
Fri Sep 29 23:09:36 BST 2006
On Friday 29 September 2006 13:13, Ismail Donmez wrote:
> 29 Eyl 2006 Cum 13:59 tarihinde, David Faure şunları yazmıştı:
> > On Friday 29 September 2006 12:14, Dirk Mueller wrote:
> > > On Friday, 29. September 2006 10:28, David Faure wrote:
> > > > And then we'll see again thousands of commits for adjusting svn:ignore,
> > > > and this can actually create problems at times (when trying to turn a
> > > > generated file into a source file). Let's move on to cleaner solutions
> > > > that don't require so much manual tweaking.
> > >
> > > I really don't like that we enforce srcdir != builddir at all. not that I
> > > would use it, but it is really hard enough to build KDE. Don't make it
> > > harder, just because you happen to dislike one particular flavour. If
> > > we'd have a vote, I would object.
> > So can we say that
> > 2) we forbid people to add generated files to svn:ignore - to reduce the
> > amount of noise commits ?
> I guess the whole repository can't have a general svn:ignore property say for
> whole /trunk ?
I don't think so. And anyway you would commit all generated files into that svn:ignore?
I don't see how that helps - still as many commits.
Stephan is right anyway, I forgot 3) : if some people use srcdir==buiddir then
we get broken commits.
David Faure, faure at kde.org, sponsored by Trolltech to work on KDE,
Konqueror (http://www.konqueror.org), and KOffice (http://www.koffice.org).
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