George Boudreau georgeb at
Mon Aug 21 12:53:56 PDT 2006 wrote:
> El Lunes, 21 de Agosto de 2006 21:15, George Boudreau escribió:
>>    When I wrote the original gen_makefile we did not have a config file
>> and  therefore many of my vars ended up hardcoded in the files. Final
>> location is unimportant as long as it is persistent between reboots (not
>> tmp) and visible to the code.
> It will be set like BLFS_XML, i.,e., the value is configured in the 
> installation menuconfig,  then a sed command in ./blfs set the value 
> in ./, that will create a "TRACKING_DIR=/selected/path" in 
> configuration file.
   OK.. I will add TRACKING_DIR to a configuration parser. I should have 
something ready later this evening.
> That implies that ./ will need to source also configuration, 
> but that can allow to set more common settings with ./, if any, 
> into configuration file.
>>    I have put some time into a simple parser for the configuration file.
>> (I _cannot_ be 'sourced' as we currently do with the main configuration
>> file because I use package names appended to CONFIG_ and some names have
>> "hypens" in them) .. Is there any specific feature would like me to
>> include?
> No, asking only due that that is was remain to have working the menuconfig and 
> will could allow to remove the command line parsing from ./ ;-)
> After having the TRAKING_DIR change ready I will see how to add the installed 
> version to the updated packages into

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