[PATCH intel-gpu-tools 00/10] Upgrade module configuration - Part 2

Daniel Vetter daniel.vetter at ffwll.ch
Wed Jan 4 06:31:48 PST 2012

On Wed, Jan 4, 2012 at 15:17, Gaetan Nadon <memsize at videotron.ca> wrote:
> On 12-01-03 09:42 PM, Eric Anholt wrote:
>> On Mon, 02 Jan 2012 18:23:15 -0500, Gaetan Nadon <memsize at videotron.ca> wrote:
>>> This series applies some xorg project policies and code reuse from util-macros.
>>> In some cases it reverts "upgrades" that were "too new" for the overall xorg.
>>> There were no bug fixes, things went smoothly.
>> Both series for updates to automake infrastructure for this project are
>> Acked-by: Eric Anholt <eric at anholt.net>
>> I think I cribbed from xf86-video-intel when I originally did this
>> stuff, and I didn't mean for it to be gratuitously different from our
>> other projects, as I recall.
> Things evolved gradually over the last 3 years to arrive at the
> configuration we have today. I provided explanations so the changes do
> not appear to be gratuitous.
> I noticed the system_routine configuration is rather convoluted. I
> prototyped a formal automake Makefile.am and it simplifies things quite
> a bit, all the way up to configure.ac. As it is now, the system_routine
> does not build from a tarball due to a missing Makefile.
> I'd need a little help to do  a better job. I suppose "sr" is the system
> routine, how would this gets used by someone who installed the package
> from a distro? I am wondering which files to install from this subdir.

The system_routine/debugger stuff is from Ben Widawsky. Adding him to
cc so he can join the fun.
Daniel Vetter
daniel.vetter at ffwll.ch - +41 (0) 79 365 57 48 - http://blog.ffwll.ch

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