[packagekit] make distclean does not undo all changes
matthias at nlinux.org
Sun Aug 29 03:58:59 PDT 2010
Richard, can you please publish a source tarball which contains all the
files a PackageKit build creates and does not delete after build too?
(Run build, run make distclean and package the resulting sources)
My changes on the Debian packaging are no good way to workaround this
problem, I was told to ask upstream to fix this as it is the best way for
solving the problem. To have clean sources after build is a must for a good
> On 27 August 2010 21:35, Daniel Nicoletti <dantti85-pk at yahoo.com.br>
>> I'm going home now so I didn't look at it, also it's on my TODO
>> change autotools to cmake, not sure Richard will approve (tough we
>> discuss this).
> Changing a build system is one of those projects tat suck up a lot of
> time, usually for no perceptual benefit. There has to be a really good
> reason to change the build system for any project.
> Note: I'm no autotools expert, but there is a large amount of projects
> which code can be copy and pasted from. I don't know the first thing
> about cmake.
> If you're working on a cmake-ified PK, please push a public branch to
> the development server, with the name of build-system-cmake or
> something. Thanks.
If there's a public Git clone, I can work on the cmake transition too, if
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