On 03/25/2011 01:59 PM, Serghei Amelian wrote: > [...] > >> > Of course I will do it however you guys decide, but I would suggest it >> > is far better to warn about potential problems when reusing a source tree >> > than it is to mandate a change from the traditional build methods. >> > >> > You guys think about it and let me know. I would change the*mandate* of >> > the out-or-source requirement to a*WARNING* so that the build can proceed, >> > but the builder is aware that if he is not building from a clean source, >> > then unforeseen problems can arise. Something like: > [...] > > I recommend you to try to comply with out-of-source requirement. Otherwise, > you will be on your own, I will refuse to debug problems generated by > in-source mode. Trinity build system is*very* complicated, with a lot > generated files, which can interfere with sources in many unexpected ways. OK, Decision made, we will start re-working all of the Arch PKGBUILDs to use out of source building... -- David C. Rankin, J.D.,P.E.