Changes between Version 11 and Version 12 of LeaveTheNest

Show
Ignore:
Timestamp:
03/12/09 20:02:22 (5 years ago)
Author:
pmichaud
Comment:

--

Legend:

Unmodified
Added
Removed
Modified
  • LeaveTheNest

    v11 v12  
    2121See http://code.google.com/p/partcl/wiki/PartclSource - We have two versions of the project, one to work against a specific release version of parrot (hopefully the latest), and another to work against trunk. This insulates your users from changes in your code or parrot's code, and lets you work against a stable version without having things change out from under you. We  
    2222 
    23 == Don't rely on top level Configure == 
     23== Don't rely on Parrot's top level Configure == 
    2424 
    25 Grab a copy of another language's Configure.pl, copy into your directory and update it for your language. This allows you to regenerate your makefile without relying on a top level Configure.pl run.  
     25Grab a copy of another language's Configure.pl, copy into your directory and update it for your language. This allows you to regenerate your makefile without relying on a top level Configure.pl run. 
     26 
     27[2009-03-12, pmichaud]:  Languages might want to take a look at the Configure.pl being used for Rakudo's configuration.  It provides a --gen-parrot option that automatically downloads and builds the version of parrot specified in build/PARROT_REVISION, then generates a Makefile using that.  (Note you will also need the build/gen_parrot.pl script from Rakudo as well to do this.)  
    2628 
    2729= As you leave =