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From "Pierre-Arnaud Marcelot">
Subject Re: [Studio] How to speed up build time?
Date Tue, 23 Sep 2008 17:40:50 GMT
On Tue, Sep 23, 2008 at 7:21 PM, Felix Knecht <> wrote:

> Well, here's an idea let us see if we can adapt/configure it for our needs:
> Put the *help modules into a separate profile and have it activated by ?
> (see [1]). We just need to find an appropriate
> activator which fits our needs. We can have e.g. such a timestamp file
> (exist or not) to activate to 'help' profile. The
> question is just 'How to figure out if something has changed?".
> One possibility could be that we create such a file when doing a build and
> only delete it when running a new build
> including the 'clean' goal -> adapt the clean goal configuration in such a
> way that it deletes the timestamp file.
> The timestamp file needs to be added to svn:ignore and it's location
> can/should be in the *help modules root directory.
> As said, just an idea. Maybe there are better solutions.

I must have catch the Maven way of thinking, because I was thinking about
something pretty similar... Hehe.

A special profile that gets triggered when we want, or based on a condition
(a file existing [or not] somewhere).

We'll see that after I'm done with the Manifests. ;)


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