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

Simon Horman simon.horman at netronome.com
Tue Oct 6 11:58:39 UTC 2015


On Mon, Oct 05, 2015 at 12:49:36PM -0700, Ben Pfaff wrote:
> 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

Sorry about that. I should have tested it more thoroughly.



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