[openbeos-build-team] Re: Jam 2.4 hack

  • From: "Ithamar R. Adema" <ithamar@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <openbeos-build-team@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 2 Jul 2002 01:41:22 +0200

In the standard Jam source distro a makefile is included for "bootstrapping"
Jam. It should be possible to simply use that one.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Michael Phipps" <mphipps1@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <openbeos-build-team@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Tuesday, July 02, 2002 12:30 AM
Subject: [openbeos-build-team] Re: Jam 2.4 hack


>
> If you really want to do this (putting Jam in our source control), I would
recommend making a plain shell script to build it.
>
> >
> >On Sun, 30 Jun 2002, David Reid wrote:
> >
> >> Can you submit the changes to perforce and see if they will roll them
in?
> >> Either that or we need to put the entire source into the tree and have
the
> >> first thing done to be build Jam. I guess for that we need a buildconf
> >> script or some such...
> >
> >I guess, I misread you. I originally thought, you were talking about a
> >wrapper script to call jam, but you certainly mean something like
> >"./configure". Well, though that doesn't match Jam's goal to simplify
> >building to the actual invocation of jam, I'm all for it. That script
> >should generate a file to be included by Jamrules, setting up the
> >build environment/target specific variables.
> >
> >Nevertheless I wouldn't let the script build Jam.
> >
> >CU, Ingo
> >
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