[PATCH wayland 1/3] Pass input/output files as arguments to wayland-scanner

Emil Velikov emil.l.velikov at gmail.com
Fri Jul 28 12:08:19 UTC 2017

On 27 July 2017 at 13:53, Pekka Paalanen <ppaalanen at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, 26 Jul 2017 15:57:19 +0100
> Emil Velikov <emil.l.velikov at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 3 July 2017 at 10:16, Jonas Ã…dahl <jadahl at gmail.com> wrote:
>> > When input/output files are passed as arguments to wayland-scanner,
>> > instead of using stdin/stdout, warning and error messages will contain
>> > the file name, together with line number, of the warning/error. Doing
>> > this helps IDEs jump to the correct line.
>> >
>> I really like the idea, there is one concern though - some projects do
>> invoke wayland_scanner directly in their build system.
>> Thus this patch will break things for them.
> Hi,
> how could this patch affect such projects at all?
> If they are invoking wayland-scanner directly, nothing changes for them
> as I can see, regardless whether they find wayland-scanner on their own
> or use the $(wayland_scanner) used here.
Seemingly I misread things. There should be no issues.
Pardon for the noise.


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