Vala programs and compiling from source
a.badger at gmail.com
Mon Dec 21 23:53:33 UTC 2009
On Mon, Dec 21, 2009 at 05:00:58PM +0000, Peter Robinson wrote:
> > I recently submitting Deja-dup, a backup program written in Vala for
> > review at
> > https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=540761
> > Vala is described in more detail at http://live.gnome.org/Vala. Deja-dup
> > like many Vala programs include both the Vala source code and the C
> > "source code" to avoid a build time requirement of Vala and also because
> > Vala is still in a rapidly evolving stage. Do I need to build from the
> > original Vala source code or can I consider the machine generated C as
> > "source"?
You should be building from the vala source.
> For rygel to date I've used the C as "source" unless I've needed to
> patch a bug or build issue with it when you then need to regenerate
Sounds like rygel should as well.
When in doubt, build from the source that upstream is going to be modifying,
fixing bugs in directly, etc.
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