Re: [alpine-devel] [PATCH] Added python as a new template
On Tue, 28 Jun 2011 09:06:47 -0400
Jeff Bilyk <jbilyk_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> On Jun 28, 2011, at 8:19 AM, Kiyoshi Aman <aphrael_at_alpinelinux.org>
> > Hi folks,
> > I think at this point we should probably be writing utilities
> > outside of newapkbuild (a la apkbuild-cpan), at least for those
> > libraries & applications which can be obtained from CPAN-like code
> > stores. I think this is particularly needful because newapkbuild is
> > getting a bit on the hefty side, and in any event, apkbuild-cpan
> > can also be used separately for added functionality.
> > --Kiyoshi Aman
> What about keeping apkbuild-cpan separate for when you want more
> advanced functionality but having an option to call it from within
> newapkbuild for basic usage like bumping versions and similar tasks?
We could also have newapkbuild call apkbuild-cpan. apkbuild-cpan has
some extra stuff that helps keeping the apkbuild updated.
but for now, apkbuild-cpan works only with stuff that are in cpan.
newapkbuild can handle perl things that are not in cpan.
Received on Tue Jun 28 2011 - 16:57:18 UTC