[ovs-dev] [PATCH/RFC] Remove manpages.mk from revision control system

Ben Pfaff blp at nicira.com
Mon Oct 5 19:49:36 UTC 2015


On Mon, Oct 05, 2015 at 12:45:26PM -0700, Ben Pfaff wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 30, 2015 at 11:52:05AM +0900, Simon Horman wrote:
> > manpages.mk is automatically generated and thus does not seem to need
> > to be present in the revision control system. Also ignore the autogenerated
> > file by adding it to .gitignore.
> > 
> > I noticed this because I sometimes end up with a modified manpages.mk
> > when making other commits.
> > 
> > Signed-off-by: Simon Horman <simon.horman at netronome.com>
> 
> When I added this to version control originally, I think it was because
> we didn't require GNU Make and the ability to remake a makefile is a
> nonstandard feature.  These days, though, we do require GNU make, and so
> we might as well remove it.
> 
> I applied this to master, thanks!

Unfortunately I had to un-apply it because it caused a build failure:
https://ci.appveyor.com/project/blp/ovs/build/1.0.811



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