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From Stefan Hett <ste...@egosoft.com>
Subject Re: [PATCH] Drop BDB-warning in get-win, if not explicitly building with BDB-support
Date Tue, 21 Jul 2015 12:35:07 GMT
Hi,

I'c the patch was applied to trunk. Thanks. ;-)

Regards,
Stefan
> Hi,
>
> [[[
> Drop BDB warnings in gen-make, if building without BDB-support.
>
> * build/generator/gen_win.py
>   (__init__): Remove BDB-warning, if optional 'db' library not found in
>               self._libraries
>
> * build/generator/gen_win_dependencies.py
>   (parse_options): initialize self.bdb_path to None (instead of 
> 'db4-win32')
>   (_find_bdb): introduce local variable to determine bdb_path taking 
> either a
>                specified path (via --with-berkeley-db) or attempting the
>                default path ('db4-win32')
>                Only issue the warning, if failing to locate the BDB 
> path AND
>                the user having explicitly specified the bdb-path.
> ]]]
>
> Reasoning: BDB support is deprecated and it feels kinda wrong to state 
> that a deprecated/optional dependency is missing/skipped, when 
> building subversion.
> I kept the old detection behavior (defaulting to db4-win32) however, 
> so if a user put the bdb-sources in the default path it would find and 
> use them like with the previous versions (not sure whether u want that 
> changed or not given the fact that BDB is deprecated).
>
> Regards,
> Stefan


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