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From:
Nicholas Clark
Date:
February 1, 2009 09:37
Subject:
Re: merging make_ext and make_ext_cross
Message ID:
20090201173737.GB95022@plum.flirble.org
On Sun, Feb 01, 2009 at 06:27:02PM +0100, demerphq wrote:

> Please please dont break the logic of allowing the exts that will be
> built be specified on the command line for build_ext.pl
> 
> In particular have a look at the nmake based win32 Makefile at the
> test-reonly and reonly targets, which both end up calling
> Extensions_reonly as the following code/blame shows:
> 
> a24cc0c0
> 	1068	Extensions_reonly: buildext.pl $(PERLDEP) $(CONFIGPM)
> a5ca303d
> 	1069		$(XCOPY) ..\*.h $(COREDIR)\*.*
> 1a76ca1a
> 	1070		$(MINIPERL) -I..\lib buildext.pl "MAKE=$(MAKE)" --dir=$(EXTDIR)
> --dynamic +re

$ git log 1a76ca1a
commit 1a76ca1adb00f0a79fbb2893732a88fcd33fce31
Author: Nicholas Clark <nick@ccl4.org>
Date:   Sat Jan 31 13:56:28 2009 +0000

    Make dir and target --options to buildext.pl. Update the documentation.


Not only have I looked at them, I've changed them at least twice during
refactoring. :-)

I wasn't planning on breaking anything that currently works.
Although it might be sort of a mess, as some things that come from Win32 will
only work on Win32.

Nicholas Clark

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