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From "Geir Magnusson Jr." <g...@pobox.com>
Subject Re: [doc] new "Getting Started" guides
Date Fri, 22 Sep 2006 12:14:53 GMT

On Sep 22, 2006, at 3:31 AM, Mikhail Fursov wrote:

> Geir,
> Why do we need an example with "ant populate_source"  and  
> "working_*" dirs ?
> Why just not to tell something like: the advise is to copy the  
> clean harmony
> directories into a separate folder(e.g. harmony_mypatch)  and build it
> there. Doing this you can avoid to do complete checkout again when  
> you need
> to prototype a new feature.

It's the most basic example for someone who is just getting  
familiar.  I'm assuming that if that's how they like to generally  
work, they'll do that. (I dothat - I just copy "working_vm" ...)

Maybe a note there might help...

geir

> ?
>
>
> On 9/22/06, Geir Magnusson Jr. <geir@pobox.com> wrote:
>>
>> As discussed earlier today, there are now two new "Getting Started"
>> guides on the website, accessible from the homepage.
>>
>>    http://incubator.apache.org/harmony/quickhelp_users.html
>>
>>    http://incubator.apache.org/harmony/quickhelp_contributors.html
>>
>> There is still more work to do - for example, we need to fill in the
>> lists of tools needed and dependencies.  (I'll add a fresh Ubuntu VM
>> in Parallels tomorrow and work though all the deps that need to be
>> added....)
>>
>> Give a read, test it out, and comment...
>>
>> geir
>>
>>
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> Mikhail Fursov


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