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Re: fix for config/makedefs.pl

From: Richard Kwan <rkwan@genmagic.com>
Date: Fri, 02 Apr 1999 18:28:56 -0800
Message-ID: <37057CE8.DE98797B@genmagic.com>
To: www-lib@w3.org
Did I suggest including the "*.files" files?  I found them in
the cvs-snapshot and assumed they were already part of the
distribution.  I'd never suggest a kludge! :-)   ...not that
I know what the alternative is...

--Rick Kwan

Henrik Frystyk Nielsen wrote:
> 
> At 14:55 4/1/99 -0800, Richard Kwan wrote:
> 
> >The latest cvs-snapshot has these "*.files", so you shouldn't
> >see these messages.  But anyone using the 5.2.6.tar.gz on
> >Windows is likely to run into this.  (Of course, my Linux
> >build worked fine.)
> 
> Thanks - committed, see
> 
> http://dev.w3.org/cgi-bin/cvsweb/libwww/config/makedefs.pl#rev1.4
> 
> I also think you are right that we should include the .files files in the
> distribution. This is committed also, see
> 
> http://dev.w3.org/cgi-bin/cvsweb/libwww/Library/src/windows/Makefile.am#rev1
> .24
> 
> Subconciously, I guess the reason why I didn't is that I think it is a
> rather kludgy solution :)
> 
> Henrik
> --
> Henrik Frystyk Nielsen,
> World Wide Web Consortium
> http://www.w3.org/People/Frystyk
Received on Friday, 2 April 1999 21:39:14 GMT

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