[rt-devel] request for Makefile feature

Robert Shaw rshaw at mxim.com
Tue Jul 24 11:53:47 EDT 2001

I agree with this a well. I burned on this from 2.0.0 to 2.0.1 because the
Cookie module was switched from CGI to Apache. It would be good if the
testdeps dies on install or upgrade.


On Tue, Jul 24, 2001 at 11:45:04AM -0400, Vivek Khera wrote:
> I think that the "make upgrade" target might do well to run testdeps
> -quiet, and fail if dependencies are not satisfied.  Something like
> this:
> upgrade: checkdeps dirs config-replace upgrade-noclobber
> checkdeps:           
> 	$(PERL) ./tools/testdeps -quiet $(DB_TYPE)
> should do nicely to prevent us from running into problems during an
> upgrade which may introduce new dependencies unexpectedly.

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