[PD] Building Externals

Hans-Christoph Steiner hans at eds.org
Mon Oct 13 20:44:56 CEST 2008

On Oct 13, 2008, at 7:20 AM, IOhannes m zmoelnig wrote:

> carmen r wrote:
>>> 'externals' cannot be self-sufficient since it will always depend  
>>> on the
>>> headers in 'pd'.
>> the existing scripts were smart enough to find m_pd.h (and the  
>> other headers) alonside externals/, or its parent directory
>> see miXed/ it still works that way
>> the issue is you introduced dependencies on several new toplevel  
>> dirs for no good reason
>> and broke up the modularity of the makefiles
> this has basically been my arguing for ages.
> i would very much like to revamp the entire build-system, but haven't
> had the time to do it.
> if several people are interested in doing so we could form a taskforce
> and just do it.

Sounds good to me.

>> oh well, unsubscribing. have fun in your broken paradise
> oh well, your zeal was shortlived then....
> let me know if you are still interested in making a better world.
> fgmasdr
> IOhannes

Wow, that was a waste of everyone's time.  Just come in and bitch at  
a lot of people, then bail.



All mankind is of one author, and is one volume; when one man dies,  
one chapter is not torn out of the book, but translated into a better  
language; and every chapter must be so translated.... -John Donne

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