[MonoDevelop] Subversion integration
Thu, 07 Apr 2005 09:16:42 -0400
John Luke wrote:
> Even if we wrote our own static makefiles you will still need
> the -devel packages.
Why is that? (aside from gdldock's needs) For instance, why is
gnome-vfs-2.0's pc file required?
> - installing all the gnome related files to the right locations
> (.desktop, etc)
Yeah, okay, but to me this should be a separate task from compiling the
application itself, since I can run the application without installing
it (I think).
> - I18N stuff that seems to be integrated in automake/autoconf nicely
That I didn't know about.
> That being said if it really is too complicated and is preventing people
> from using/contributing lets find out what is actually the trouble and
> maybe we can simplify things a bit.
Well, I don't know that it's preventing people from contributing. I was
just thinking that it could all be cleaner, possibly in an ideal world
and not in this one. :)
- Joshua Tauberer
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