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From Joan Touzet <woh...@apache.org>
Subject Re: make
Date Sat, 16 Apr 2016 01:16:28 GMT
Windows port. If the test suite is finally stable we'll do another
pass of getting this to work - sans the Win 10 bash stuff since a)
that's still in private release and b) Win 10 stinks.

-Joan

----- Original Message -----
> From: "Jan Lehnardt" <mail@jan.io>
> To: dev@couchdb.apache.org
> Sent: Friday, April 15, 2016 4:48:29 PM
> Subject: Re: make
> 
> What else is missing for 2.0? If nothing/not much, I'd like to get
> first 2.0.0 release candidates out next week.
> 
> It's time to bring out your pet features/bug fixes ;)
> 
> Jan
> --
> 
> > On 15 Apr 2016, at 18:31, Jan Lehnardt <jan@apache.org> wrote:
> > 
> > As promised: https://github.com/apache/couchdb/pull/402
> > 
> > Little issue with Fauxton, would love help from the team <3
> > 
> > Best
> > Jan
> > --
> > 
> >> On 30 Mar 2016, at 21:57, Jan Lehnardt <jan@apache.org> wrote:
> >> 
> >> Hey all,
> >> 
> >> last year I endeavoured to make the 2.0 build system to behave as
> >> close to 1.x as possible.
> >> 
> >> We’re 80% there, but the remaining 80% prove hard, of course.
> >> Without going too much into the details, the missing parts are
> >> the integration with all the different operating systems. Stuff
> >> that takes years to get right (even with autotools in 1.x it took
> >> us quite some time).
> >> 
> >> To keep it short: I don’t want to hold up 2.0 for this work. It
> >> can be easily (re-)added later, and the intermediate solution
> >> allows us to ship 2.0 sooner (yay).
> >> 
> >> My current plan is to have `./configure && make` produce a
> >> directory `./apache-couchdb-<version>` that includes a full
> >> CouchDB build, Fauxton, Docs, etc. that can be moved into the OS
> >> anywhere (say `/usr/local`) and run from there, and everything:
> >> logs, data files, sources, ini files, are in that directory, and
> >> there is no way to move them out (maybe via symlinks, but I don’t
> >> care ;) into a standard file system layout (config files under
> >> [/usr/local]/etc, data files into [/usr/local]/var/lib etc. There
> >> won’t be a `make install` (maybe a dummy that prints an
> >> explanation of how to do the install, and why the target isn’t
> >> there).
> >> 
> >> This shouldn’t be a lot of work and I’ll try to work on this asap.
> >> 
> >> Let me know what you think!
> >> 
> >> Best
> >> Jan
> >> --
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> > 
> > --
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> > 
> 
> 

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