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Daniel Pielmeier wrote:
> 2009/11/16 Thomas Kahle <tom111@...>:
>> 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?