Gentoo Archives: gentoo-devhelp

From: Mike Frysinger <vapier@g.o>
To: gentoo-devhelp@l.g.o
Cc: Thomas Kahle <tom111@×××.de>
Subject: Re: [gentoo-devhelp] epatch and svn
Date: Mon, 16 Nov 2009 18:22:47
Message-Id: 200911161325.34517.vapier@gentoo.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-devhelp] epatch and svn by Thomas Kahle
On Monday 16 November 2009 12:33:26 Thomas Kahle wrote:
> Daniel Pielmeier wrote: > > 2009/11/16 Thomas Kahle <tom111@×××.de>: > >> Description of this variable says: > >> "List of patches to apply prior to fetching the sources". I find this > >> confusing. What can you patch before you have the sources? > > > > # @ECLASS-VARIABLE: ESVN_PATCHES > > # @DESCRIPTION: > > # subversion eclass can apply patches in subversion_bootstrap(). > > # you can use regexp in this variable like *.diff or *.patch or etc. > > # NOTE: patches will be applied before ESVN_BOOTSTRAP is processed. > > > > This is the description I read ESVN_BOOTSTRAP is not fetching the > > sources it runs commands like autogen.sh and the like. So the sources > > are already fetched and copied to WORKDIR. > > > > Where did you get your description? > > http://devmanual.gentoo.org/eclass-reference/subversion.eclass/index.html
the eclass-manpages are more authoritative than the devmanual. there's a bug open to get those generated from the same source. -mike

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