Re: Documentation coverage patch.
- From: Joakim Ziegler <joakim ximian com>
- To: Damon Chaplin <damon ximian com>
- Cc: gtk-doc-list gnome org, Owen Taylor <otaylor redhat com>
- Subject: Re: Documentation coverage patch.
- Date: Thu, 3 May 2001 17:47:51 -0600
On Thu, May 03, 2001 at 07:38:02PM -0400, Damon Chaplin wrote:
> Joakim Ziegler wrote:
>>> I'd prefer it if it didn't output $MODULE-symbols.txt by default, unless
>>> there is a good reason. Maybe add a command-line option for that.
>> The only good reason I can see is that this is intended to be run
>> automatically on the web server to generate a web page with the overview.
>> This means it's run from the makefiles, which again means that every module
>> that we monitor in this way needs to have its makefiles patched to support
>> this option (unless I'm missing something fundamental here). That makes
>> deploying this page a lot more work. I don't know if that's a convincing
>> arugment or not.
> $MODULE-symbols.txt is just a long list of symbols, though, isn't it?
> What was the web server going to do with them?
Oh yes, sorry, I misread you. Indeed, this isn't terribly useful, unless we
want to actually list symbols on some webpage (which doesn't seem too useful
to me). I can make that an option, yes. Expect to have the patch with the
suggested changes in an hour or so.
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