[Pkg-xfce-devel] the future ?

Yves-Alexis Perez corsac at corsac.net
Tue Nov 15 08:05:19 UTC 2005

Jani Monoses wrote:
>      > try to package xfce-dev-tools[0], exo 0.3.1 and thunar (svn
>     snapshots).
>  >From what I saw xfce4-dev-tools is needed as a sort of autogen.sh 
> replacement/enhancement
> IMHO it is not necessary to have it as a deb package to build depend on, 
> you can just include a good
> ./configure file in the orig.tar.gz-s. This is already the case with 
> xfce upstream tarballs, and for svn snapshot
> builds the file can be generated on the package builder's machine or one 
> from the tarballs reused.
> Jani

I want to package xfce-dev-tools not to build-depend on it, but for 
users who'd want to work on xfce and thus need the dev tools. Packages 
will be generated from releases or svn snapshot, I guess, not from 
direct svn.


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