PROPOSAL: removing src/expect

Alexandre Oliva aoliva@redhat.com
Wed Jun 16 19:53:00 GMT 2004


On Jun 16, 2004, Joe Buck <Joe.Buck@synopsys.com> wrote:

> Yes, last I checked it resulted in failures on Solaris that I don't see
> with version 5.40.0 (that is, when I switched from the infrastructure
> version of expect to the official one, I suddenly no longer saw lots
> of Java failures for Solaris).

Clearly it's been a while since I last tested uberbaum on 12+
different platforms.  Maybe src/expect just isn't useful any more on
currently-used platforms.  Objections withdrawn.

That said, I'd still like to be able to have check outs of expect,
tcl, tk, dejagnu, etc, and soft-links to them within the uberbaum
tree, and have the just-built trees be used, as if the directories
were in the uberbaum repository.

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