[PATCH] Windows Build Process Tweaks

Nathan Buchanan nbinont at gmail.com
Mon Apr 21 13:26:32 EDT 2008

On Mon, Apr 21, 2008 at 11:21 AM, Daniel Harding <dharding at gmail.com> wrote:

> <...>
> combine_definitions.patch:  this is just a clean-up patch; in defaults.sh
> there were two identical definitions of the BUILD_DIR and INSTALL_DIR
> variables, one for the building from a tarball case and one for the building
> from a checkout case.  I removed these two separate definitions made one
> single definition for each.


> update_docs.patch:  to prevent the build from attempting to update the doc
> sources from subversion with every build, I added a variable called
> UPDATE_DOCS which has essentially the same function as UPDATE_SOURCES.  Now
> the inst_docs functions only updates the doc sources if UPDATE_DOCS is
> "yes".  Also moved the definition of the SVN_REV variable from the svn_up
> function to defaults.sh, and added a corresponding DOCS_REV variable.

+1, I like this. Initially I wasn't sure if the default was to update the
docs, but was pleased to see that the default setting is still to update.



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