[Mono-devel-list] Re: [Mono-winforms-list] New svn downloader and builder script

Bill Medland billmedland at mercuryspeed.com
Thu Feb 17 13:50:46 EST 2005

On February 17, 2005 08:57 am, Paul wrote:
> Hi,

> First, it assumes you've done a compile before - I need to add in a
> check for (say) ~/mono/makefile. If it's not there, run ./autogen.sh.

Careful; I for one don't have it at ~/mono.  Won't ./mono/makefile do?

> Second, there is no check to ensure the compile was happy. If anyone can
> suggest how best to see if the compile has completed without an error (I
> have a feeling I'll need to listen for a signal from gcc and/or mcs on
> that - not sure which though - I imagine SIGETERM would be the one), I'd
> appreciate it.

Can't you simply test the exit code?
if make ; then
    su -c "make install"

or make && su -c "make install"

> http://www.all-the-johnsons.co.uk/mono/mono-compiling.html
> (as if you don't already know it!)
> Paul

Bill Medland
mailto:billmedland at mercuryspeed.com

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