Re: Release troubles
On Tuesday 12 July 2005 20:24, Michael Nottebrock wrote:[color=blue]
> On Tuesday, 12. July 2005 19:57, Thomas Baumgart wrote:[color=green]
> > Hi all,
> > on Tuesday 12 July 2005 09:54, Karim Ryde wrote:[color=darkred]
> > > Hi Jakob!
> > >
> > > I found the easiest way to create a release tarball is cvs export, run
> > > "make Makefile.cvs", delete the newly created dir and files, then tar
> > > everything.[/color]
> > I do a 'make distcheck' which packages everything together in a tar.gz
> > archive and even checks that it compiles and installs.[/color]
> A lot of kde application tarballs out there has inconsistent timestamps o=[/color]
> top-level configure.in.in or Makefile.am or cvs.sh or whatever, causing t=[/color]
> buildmagic to try and run autotools again when you run make after configu=[/color]
re - =
> very annoying for packagers, let me tell you. :)[/color]
IIIRC a "touch stamp-h.in" is usually the missing step, but it was long ago=
I did that.
But to make sure, use "make -d" to find out exactly what's the file with a
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