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Re: files left in build directory after distclean

From: Adam Mercer
Subject: Re: files left in build directory after distclean
Date: Wed, 30 May 2012 09:54:20 -0500

On Tue, May 29, 2012 at 7:11 PM, Peter Johansson <address@hidden> wrote:

> To have files with same name in both builddir and srcdir is to ask for
> problems, IMHO. What happens if srcdir and builddir are the same?
> If you wanna generate $(builddir)/git_version.sed, don't distribute it as
> well. Or distribute it (in $(srcdir)) and don't generate it in $(builddir).
> Or distribute it but let the generated have a slightly different name. Btw,
> is the distributed script ever used if you intend to generate one anyway?

I think I need to take a step back and figure out what exactly I'm
trying to accomplish here, the current approach started as a quick and
dirty hack so I think a redesign is needed.

Thanks for all the help on this.



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