[Geany-Devel] Linkage-Cleanup Build System Breakage

Matthew Brush mbrush at xxxxx
Sun Nov 9 15:36:05 UTC 2014

On 14-11-09 07:31 AM, Enrico Tröger wrote:
> On 27/10/14 02:14, Matthew Brush wrote:
>> On 14-10-26 04:16 PM, Enrico Tröger wrote:
>>> On 26/10/14 18:25, Matthew Brush wrote:
>>>> On 14-10-26 07:14 AM, Enrico Tröger wrote:
>>>>> Hi,
>>>>>> I don't really know enough about Waf to fix it. Since it needs Python
>>>>>> anyway, we could just use one of its XML libraries to grab the names
>>>>>> from the GtkBuilder file, and do the replacements using its
>>>>>> text-handling functions. It wouldn't require sed/sort utils. I
>>>>>> originally had a Python script[3] doing this, but I'm just not sure
>>>>>> how
>>>>>> to integrate that code into Waf.
>>>>> I' work on the Waf part but this will take at least two weeks as I'm
>>>>> almost not on the PC during the next two weeks.
>>>> OK.
>>> I got a very basic working version, see attachment.
>>> However, I almost didn't test it and things like library versioning are
>>> missing.
>> In Autotools libtool versions is not used yet anyway. It's just set to
>> 0:0:0 same as the defaults. I just added that for future use.
> I got versioning working, for now the library will be installed as 0.0.0
> like the autotools based build.
> How do we want to proceed, should I commit the changes to your repo or PR?

Yeah, that'd be fine. I think Colomban added some commits just recently 
too so you might want to rebase ontop of that before pushing. The 
`pluginexport.h` header is gone now and `GEANY_API_SYMBOL` needs to be 
defined by the build system.

Matthew Brush

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