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From Jan Lehnardt <...@apache.org>
Subject Re: curl dependency
Date Sun, 05 Jun 2011 01:10:15 GMT

On 4 Jun 2011, at 22:10, Paul Davis wrote:

> Its already a soft dependency. If curl isn't found all that happens is
> that you can't run ./test/javascript/run after you build it.

Which means curl is a hard dependency if you want to run the JS tests
that we intend to move from the browser into CLI JS tests, right?

Cheers
Jan
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> 
> On Sat, Jun 4, 2011 at 4:02 PM, Chris Anderson <jchris@apache.org> wrote:
>> This sparks another thought that we could have a ./configure directive
>> that says --no-curl or something. Since we only need curl for purposes
>> of running the developer test suite.
>> 
>> Chris
>> 
>> On Wed, Jun 1, 2011 at 2:33 PM, Arash Bizhan zadeh <arashbi@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> I am trying to compile couch on RH enterprise. The official RH package for
>>> curl is 7.15, but Couch needs 7.18. I would like to know what is the best
>>> way to handle this? Is  there any specific reason that Couch depends on
>>> 7.18? Can the dependency be downgraded to 7.15?
>>> Can anybody advise me on how to handle this specific dependency and other
>>> dependencies ( i.e Erlang) please?
>>> 
>>> thanks,
>>> -arash
>>> 
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> --
>> Chris Anderson
>> http://jchrisa.net
>> http://couchbase.com
>> 


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