[m-rev.] for review: Allow installation with LIBRARY_INTERMODULE=no for development.
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Wed Mar 24 16:55:32 AEDT 2021
On Wed, 24 Mar 2021 16:44:14 +1100 Julien Fischer <jfischer at opturion.com> wrote:
> Hi Peter,
> On Wed, 24 Mar 2021, Peter Wang wrote:
> > library/Mmakefile:
> > Delete check to stop installation when LIBRARY_INTERMODULE=no is set.
> > Users are unlikely to set that by accident, and it is useful for
> > developers to be able to make test installations without incurring
> > the cost of generating .opt and especially .trans_opt files for every
> > little change to the library.
> No objection to this in principle. Does everything actually work with
> it turned off? (I seem to recall it not working the past for some
Well, if you start compiling with --intermod-opt that won't work.
But it's enough to test Java or C# changes, which have to be installed
to be tested. The install_grades target still prepares the
install_grade_dir.$grade directory from scratch every time unless you
hack it, but at least you don't have to wait for the .trans_opt files
to be recreated one by one.
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