[Xorg] tinderbox - usefull?

Alexander Gottwald Alexander.Gottwald at s1999.tu-chemnitz.de
Tue Jul 27 14:37:33 PDT 2004

Alexander Gottwald wrote:

> On Tue, 27 Jul 2004, Carl Karsten wrote:
> > So my 3 boxes have been buzzing away...
> >
> > http://freedesktop.org/cgi-bin/tinderbox3/showbuilds.pl?tree=Test
> >
> > cfk, cfk, mdk
> >
> > glad to see the cygwin one has lots of green - seems like a good thing.
> unfortunatly not. make does not stop after an error.
> I've seen at least these errors:
> - bison is not present
> - flex is not present
> - xc/lib/windows was not checked out
> - xc/programs was not checked out properly
> but as long as make does not stop after an error the tinderbox is quite
> useless. It always shows green and no one notices it failed actually.

I fixed this in cvs. make will now stop after a target failed.

The issues with bison and flex is still open. I'm not sure about fontconfig,
expat and zlib. these are needed too.

http://x.cygwin.com/docs/cg/prog-build-native.html has a list of required

and I don't know what the problem with incomplete checkout is. I'll take a
closer look at the logfile tomorrow.


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