[Mesa-dev] No more make clean!
brian.e.paul at gmail.com
Tue May 29 07:35:48 PDT 2012
On Fri, May 25, 2012 at 10:51 AM, Dan Nicholson <dbn.lists at gmail.com> wrote:
> On May 25, 2012 7:23 AM, "Brian Paul" <brianp at vmware.com> wrote:
>> On 05/24/2012 05:45 PM, Eric Anholt wrote:
>>> It still has the flaw that changes to source lists and Makefile.ams
>>> don't rebuild Makefile as often as they should. This is because our
>>> top-level Makefile isn't in automake, and has just a stub am-refresh
>>> target. I have a series to convert that, but it means getting rid of
>>> the static configs. I'd love to see them die (they're just a trap
>>> these days), but I'll wait on that for another patchbomb.
>> I'm fine with removing the old/static configs. I've been using autoconf
>> for a few months now and I'm mostly happy with it.
>> One thing I wish was different is the --enable-debug option. It adds -g
>> to the command line, but the -O2 flag is still there and that sometimes
>> causes trouble in gdb.
>> To fix that I have to do "CFLAGS=-g ./autogen ...." Could we fix the
>> --enable-debug option to remove -O2?
> In my own automake branch that I stalled on I had the idea of turning the
> static configs into configure wrapper scripts that just help you do known
> things like set debug flags. Any interest?
I don't think we need that. Personally, I just keep a cheatsheet file
with the autoconf commands that I use most often.
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