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Re: [PATCH 4/N] The big bump
- From: Tom Tromey <tromey at redhat dot com>
- To: Ralf Wildenhues <Ralf dot Wildenhues at gmx dot de>
- Cc: "Joseph S. Myers" <joseph at codesourcery dot com>, Dave Korn <dave dot korn dot cygwin at googlemail dot com>, binutils at sourceware dot org, gcc-patches at gcc dot gnu dot org, gdb-patches at sources dot redhat dot com
- Date: Tue, 18 Aug 2009 13:57:19 -0600
- Subject: Re: [PATCH 4/N] The big bump
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- Reply-to: tromey at redhat dot com
>>>>> "Ralf" == Ralf Wildenhues <Ralf.Wildenhues@gmx.de> writes:
Ralf> Thanks guys. Does anyone have an up to date git clone of the full src
Ralf> tree? If not, are there any volunteers to set one up, or can I bribe
I don't think there is one; AFAIK there are only git trees for a couple
parts of src.
Ralf> - parts of itcl with 2.61,
Ralf> - parts of tk and parts of tcl with 2.60a,
My understanding is that gdb changes can be made without worrying about
the consequence to the Insight bits, because Insight is not "official"
in some way.
I would suggest that this also applies to build infrastructure -- IMO it
would be ok for you to move forward with the main parts and fix this up
Ralf> This patch series is almost ready to go otherwise (expect to be able to
Ralf> commit this weekend), and it'd be sad to see it hostage of the lesser
Ralf> tightly maintained part of the tree.
FWIW, I tend to agree. I know this sort of change is very difficult to
get in and I think it would be worthwhile to bend the rules a little to
make it simpler for you.