[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: Automake::Struct II

From: Tom Tromey
Subject: Re: Automake::Struct II
Date: 08 May 2001 14:44:28 -0600

Russ> Well, the effect of -I is just to add things to @INC, so since
Russ> you're modifying @INC with Perl code, one can potentially take
Russ> the effects of -I into account and not override them.  The
Russ> question is more the best way of doing that.

Akim> Yep, I did not unroll the whole thinking, but indeed, another
Akim> means to reach the expected effect consists in using -I and tell
Akim> automake not to play with @INC, i.e., since we want to _tell_
Akim> automake not to (as opposed to let it guess), we need a variable
Akim> (%ENV or -e), so we end up with two entities instead of one.

I still don't understand.
I think we can get rid of perllibdir and change the `unshift' to `push'.
Won't things work correctly then?
In this case we change the test suite to use `-I'.


reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]