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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH] libxen-3.0 (libxc rewrite)

To: Jacob Gorm Hansen <jacobg@xxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH] libxen-3.0 (libxc rewrite)
From: Adam Heath <doogie@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 22 Mar 2005 13:28:43 -0600 (CST)
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On Mon, 21 Mar 2005, Jacob Gorm Hansen wrote:

> > o Use autoconf to detect dependencies, provide separate build directory,
> > cross-compile
> I like having a separate build-directory, I still think at non-broken
> build tool (i.e. not make) could have done the job and done it better.
> The whole .d or .deps approach (pollution of source or build-tree with a
> static version of information that could and should be determined at
> run-time) is a gross hack, even MS Visual Studio can do better.

runtime?  how do you mean?  The .d is source file deps.

ps: autoconf itself doesn't give a separate build dir, so don't naively assume

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