- From: Jeff Garzik <jgarzik pobox com>
- To: "Marc J. Fraioli" <fraioli dg-rtp dg com>
- cc: Miguel de Icaza <miguel nuclecu unam mx>, gnome-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: Patches?
- Date: Tue, 29 Dec 1998 14:27:21 -0500 (EST)
On Tue, 29 Dec 1998, Marc J. Fraioli wrote:
> > > Is it appropriate to post patches to this list? If so, will the
> > > appropriate people see them and pick them up? If not, is there a
> > > better place to send them? I'm building gnome on Data General DG/UX,
> > > and working through a few portability issues, which I'd like to send
> > Post them here, I will catch them
> Thanks Miguel, here's one. Not all "grep"s have a '-q' option.
> Getting the Gnu version is certainly possible, but there doesn't
> seem to be any reason to force a dependency where there doesn't
> have to be one.
I fixed a bunch of these a while ago, looks like I missed a few. :)
Solaris doesn't have '/usr/bin/grep -q' either.
If you see an autogen.sh with "pushd" and "popd" references, squash those
too. That is a bash dependency.
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