jom is a general make replacement now

Christian Ehrlicher Ch.Ehrlicher at
Fri Nov 5 18:54:51 CET 2010

Patrick Spendrin schrieb:
> Am 05.11.2010 17:33, schrieb Christian Ehrlicher:
>> Am 05.11.2010 16:16, schrieb Patrick Spendrin:
>>> Am 05.11.2010 16:04, schrieb Andre Heinecke:
>>>> Hi,
>>>> Am Freitag, 5. November 2010 00:45:06 schrieb Patrick Spendrin:
>>>>> Please test this version (available by running emerge --target=101 jom)
>>>>> and tell me if it works under your compilers (msvc2010, msvc2008,
>>>>> mingw4, mingw-w64, mingw-w32 and the CE stack)
>>>>> If no problems occur, we will make jom the default make for all
>>>>> compilers soon.
>>>> With msvc2008 (but i dont think it's an msvc specific problem) DESTDIR is
>>>> still ignored or not resolved correctly which is the same behavior as it was
>>>> with version 1.0.0
>>>> For me with a substituted kderoot as r:\ and a destdir as a subdirectory of r:
>>>> \
>>>> e.g.:
>>>> emerge debug: "jom -j1" DESTDIR=r:
>>>> \build\kdesupport\automoc-\image-msvc2008-RelWithDebInfo-svnHEAD
>>>> install
>>>> Files are directly installed into r:\ e.g. kderoot, which may hide the problem
>>>> for you.
>>>> Please check the image dir of a package installed with jom and you will see
>>>> that it is empty.
>>> Yes, just checked.
>>> Can you please try if this is fixed in the mingw target of jom-pkg?
>> It does not work with jom/gitHEAD and I've no idea how this should have
>> worked earlier :(
> Ah, iirc jom was reorganized. I am not sure whether I already updated
> the patches yet, for the time being we need to stay with the adapted
> mingw32-make :-(.
> If we can make it work again over the weekend, I could try to get the
> patches upstreams on monday.
> my jom-mingw clone on gitorious is really outdated, so I'd recommend
> that we start with a fresh one.
> @Christian: I know you definitely know more than me about building Qt,
> could you try and update the qt-static package?
> As we do have multiple Qt tools a static Qt would be needed to provide
> us with static binaries for these tools (at the moment: automoc,
> kdewin-packager, kdewin-installer and jom).
I'll provide updated binaries during the weekend.


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