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From: Felipe Contreras <felipe.contreras@gmail.com>
To: John Keeping <john@keeping.me.uk>
Cc: Ramkumar Ramachandra <artagnon@gmail.com>,
	git@vger.kernel.org, Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>,
	Jonathan Nieder <jrnieder@gmail.com>, Jeff King <peff@peff.net>,
	Duy Nguyen <pclouds@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] build: get rid of the notion of a git library
Date: Sun, 9 Jun 2013 10:40:32 -0500	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CAMP44s0L9nQxp5OeK8uT4Ls5WUerCjVpR9uONUcOwvTD6k7Jfg@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20130609151235.GA22905@serenity.lan>

On Sun, Jun 9, 2013 at 10:12 AM, John Keeping <john@keeping.me.uk> wrote:
> On Sun, Jun 09, 2013 at 08:26:32PM +0530, Ramkumar Ramachandra wrote:
>> Felipe Contreras wrote:
>> > The plan is simple; make libgit.a a proper library, starting by
>> > clarifying what goes into libgit.a, and what doesn't. If there's any
>> > hopes of ever having a public library, it's clear what code doesn't
>> > belong in libgit.a; code that is meant for builtins, that code belongs
>> > in builtins/lib.a, or similar.
>> >
>> > Give this a try:
>> >
>> > --- a/sequencer.c
>> > +++ b/sequencer.c
>> >
>> > libgit.a(sequencer.o): In function `copy_notes':
>> > /home/felipec/dev/git/sequencer.c:110: undefined reference to
>> > `init_copy_notes_for_rewrite'
>> > /home/felipec/dev/git/sequencer.c:114: undefined reference to
>> > `finish_copy_notes_for_rewrite'
>>
>> This is a good example: yes, I'm convinced that the code does need to
>> be reorganized.  Please resend your {sequencer.c ->
>> builtin/sequencer.c} patch with this example as the rationale, and
>> let's work towards improving libgit.a.
>
> Why should sequencer.c move into builtin/ to solve this?  Why not pull
> init_copy_notes_for_rewrite and finish_copy_notes_for_rewrite up into
> notes.c?

Because finish_copy_notes_for_rewrite is only useful for builtin
commands, so it belongs in builtin/. If there's any meaning to the
./*.o vs. builtin/*.o divide, it's for that. Otherwise we should just
squash all objects into libgit.a and be done with it.

-- 
Felipe Contreras

  reply	other threads:[~2013-06-09 15:40 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 59+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2013-06-08 17:29 [PATCH] build: get rid of the notion of a git library Felipe Contreras
2013-06-08 18:02 ` Ramkumar Ramachandra
2013-06-08 18:22   ` Felipe Contreras
2013-06-09 14:56     ` Ramkumar Ramachandra
2013-06-09 15:12       ` John Keeping
2013-06-09 15:40         ` Felipe Contreras [this message]
2013-06-09 16:02           ` John Keeping
2013-06-09 16:22             ` Felipe Contreras
2013-06-09 16:42               ` John Keeping
2013-06-09 17:03                 ` Ramkumar Ramachandra
2013-06-09 17:12                   ` Ramkumar Ramachandra
2013-06-09 17:13                   ` Felipe Contreras
2013-06-09 17:32                     ` John Keeping
2013-06-09 17:45                       ` Felipe Contreras
2013-06-09 16:36             ` Ramkumar Ramachandra
2013-06-09 17:30           ` Vincent van Ravesteijn
2013-06-09 17:35             ` Felipe Contreras
2013-06-10 21:45             ` Jeff King
2013-06-10 21:52               ` Felipe Contreras
2013-06-10 22:06                 ` Jeff King
2013-06-10 22:22                   ` Felipe Contreras
2013-06-10 23:05                   ` Junio C Hamano
2013-06-10 23:41                     ` Junio C Hamano
2013-06-10 23:51                       ` Felipe Contreras
2013-06-11  0:04                         ` Junio C Hamano
2013-06-11  1:53                           ` Junio C Hamano
2013-06-11  4:15                             ` Felipe Contreras
2013-06-11 17:33                               ` Junio C Hamano
2013-06-11 17:41                                 ` Felipe Contreras
2013-06-11 17:58                                   ` Junio C Hamano
2013-06-11 18:06                                     ` Felipe Contreras
2013-06-11 18:14                                       ` Linus Torvalds
2013-06-11 19:15                                         ` Felipe Contreras
2013-06-11 19:59                                         ` Junio C Hamano
2013-06-11 20:12                                           ` Felipe Contreras
2013-06-12  0:12                                           ` [PATCH 0/3] Refactor useful notes functions into notes-utils.[ch] Johan Herland
2013-06-12  0:12                                             ` [PATCH 1/3] finish_copy_notes_for_rewrite(): Let caller provide commit message Johan Herland
2013-06-12 17:27                                               ` Junio C Hamano
2013-06-12  0:13                                             ` [PATCH 2/3] Move copy_note_for_rewrite + friends from builtin/notes.c to notes-utils.c Johan Herland
2013-06-12  0:32                                               ` Felipe Contreras
2013-06-12  7:10                                                 ` Johan Herland
2013-06-12 18:28                                                   ` Felipe Contreras
2013-06-12 19:14                                                     ` Johan Herland
2013-06-12 19:18                                                       ` Felipe Contreras
2013-06-13  6:45                                                     ` Andreas Krey
2013-06-13 13:13                                                       ` Felipe Contreras
2013-06-12 20:02                                               ` Junio C Hamano
2013-06-12  0:13                                             ` [PATCH 3/3] Move create_notes_commit() from notes-merge.c into notes-utils.c Johan Herland
2013-06-12 20:02                                             ` [PATCH 0/3] Refactor useful notes functions into notes-utils.[ch] Junio C Hamano
2013-06-12 20:11                                               ` Felipe Contreras
2013-06-13 17:24                                                 ` Junio C Hamano
2013-06-13 18:16                                                   ` Felipe Contreras
2013-06-13 18:50                                                     ` Felipe Contreras
2013-06-11 18:17                                       ` [PATCH] build: get rid of the notion of a git library Junio C Hamano
2013-06-11 19:01                                         ` Felipe Contreras
2013-06-11 19:24                                           ` Junio C Hamano
2013-06-11 19:49                                             ` Felipe Contreras
2013-06-11  4:04                           ` Felipe Contreras
2013-06-09 15:41       ` Felipe Contreras

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