[PD-dev] svn-repository general question

Martin Peach martin.peach at sympatico.ca
Sat Feb 19 20:05:00 CET 2011

On 2011-02-19 13:50, Hans-Christoph Steiner wrote:
> On Feb 19, 2011, at 12:14 PM, Martin Peach wrote:
>> On 2011-02-19 11:29, Ingo Randolf wrote:
>>> is there a step-by-step tutorial for compiling a svn-snapshot?
>> I was using this:
>> http://puredata.info/docs/developer/BuildingPdExtended
>> But recently I have been unable to build Pd this way because trunk is
>> inconsistent ATM.
>> I think the idea is to choose a version in /branches and build that,
>> starting in the packages directory. It worked for me with Pd-extended
>> 0.42.5 on linux at least. For the latest versions of externals build
>> them separately from trunk/externals.
> Yes, its true, its a bit of a mess. We haven't figured out out to bridge
> from git to svn very well yet, and both pure-data and pd-extended are
> now developed out of git.
> If you want to build like the nightly builds, then use the 'rsync'
> method of getting the source.

It's weird, I remember the shift from cvs to svn took a few months of 
discussion on the list but I don't remember seeing anything about moving 
to git...


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