Packaging of libraries

Yaakov (Cygwin/X)
Fri Aug 6 02:23:00 GMT 2010

On Thu, 2010-08-05 at 20:44 -0400, Chris Sutcliffe wrote:
> I've made some minor modifications to your packaging:
> ORIG_PN="libsigc++"
> inherit gtkmm
> SRC_URI="${ORIG_PN}-${PV}.tar.bz2"

gtkmm.cygclass already provides the correct SRC_URI (and uses
mirror://gnome too).

> PKG_NAMES="${PN} ${PN}_0 ${PN}-devel"
> libsigc__2_0_CONTENTS="usr/share/doc/libsigc++-2.0 usr/share/devhelp"
> libsigc__2_0_0_CONTENTS="usr/bin/*-2.0-0.dll usr/share/doc/Cygwin
> usr/share/doc/${PN}"
> libsigc__2_0_devel_CONTENTS="usr/include usr/lib"

Please don't make a documentation-only main package.  Either make a
separate -doc package (which I did due to its size) or ship it in

> but when running 'prep' I get:

Not during prep, but during build (gtkmm_autoreconf, to be precise).

> *** ERROR: mm-common is required to build this package
> Am I missing something?

Yeah, mm-common. :-)  I've just ITP'd that.


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