[PD] trying to make devel_0_38

IOhannes m zmoelnig zmoelnig at iem.at
Thu Jan 20 12:31:05 CET 2005

Tim Blechmann wrote:
>>stupid me, but i cannot find a bootstrap.sh in my devel_0_38.
>>where do i have to look for it ?
> File: bootstrap.sh      Status: Up-to-date
>    Working revision:
>    Repository revision:
> /cvsroot/pure-data/pd/Attic/bootstrap.sh,v   Sticky Tag:         
> devel_0_38 (branch: 1.1.2)   Sticky Date:         (none)
>    Sticky Options:      (none)

ah, i have to look in the Attic to get it....

seriously, i had only updated the pd/src-directory to devel_0_38; now it 
is there...

> the traditional build system is based on the ./configure script that's
> included in stable_ and miller's releases and removed in devel_, since
> it's rather a _binary_ than a _source_ ...
> the new build system was my approach of autobuilding pd/externals. i
> thought it would be a cleaner approach than the ./configure script /
> external makefiles and more portable. (although no one ever ported it to
> another platform than linux)

i think the problem is, that "(autoconf), ./configure, make make 
install" is a standard-procedure while "./bootstrap.sh" is not.

in this case, the should really be an (updated) INSTALL.txt somewhere in 

> cheers ... tim


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