[torquedev] missing file checks

Glen Beane glen.beane at gmail.com
Fri Jul 23 13:59:03 MDT 2010

On Fri, Jul 23, 2010 at 3:48 AM, Chris Samuel <samuel at unimelb.edu.au> wrote:
> On Fri, 23 Jul 2010 05:35:46 pm Garrick Staples wrote:
>> Those are pretty compelling reasons. Is anyone against
>> removing generated files from the repo in trunk?
> My main worry is that without nightly snapshots with those
> generated files in them it becomes even harder to get people
> to test recent changes as to test they'll go have to go
> through the pain of trying to get a current version of
> autoconf, automake, etc working.
> I agree that they ideally they shouldn't be there, but
> we need to have something regularly produced that does
> have them for ease of testing.

I realize I didn't address the issue you are raising in my response.
I agree there is a need for regular snapshots for testing by the
community.   I think nightly might be overkill for torque, but weekly
snapshots of trunk might be nice,  and regular snaphots of the
"active" *-fixes branches.

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