Re: Use of maintainer mode in GNOME modules

Milan Crha <mcrha redhat com> a écrit:

> On Wed, 2011-09-14 at 12:22 +0100, Ross Burton wrote:
>>  --enable-maintainer-mode  enable make rules and dependencies not useful
>>                          (and sometimes confusing) to the casual installer


> the above help string might then just suggest that I would rather define
> my own --enable-maintainer-mode  when I want to cover more things under
> it.

If you do so, please don't call it --enable-maintainer-mode.  I agree
with Ross here.  This is an option with confusing enough semantics, so
please don't overload it more than it ought to.


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