[Olsr-dev] eclipse project files

Ferry Huberts (spam-protected)
Wed May 9 11:15:45 CEST 2012

On 09-05-12 11:08, Henning Rogge wrote:
> On 05/09/2012 10:09 AM, Ferry Huberts wrote:
>> Not sure what you mean.
>> As you said yourself, olsrd uses an external makefile and I've
>> configured eclipse to use that same makefile.
> I use different build targets in my CDT settings to work on Linux and
> Win32 compilation. Which means my .cproject file will be different and
> my different copy will be committed to the repository when I push a change.

we can solve that easily with separate build configurations in eclipse.
I will push my eclipse config into a branch so you can look at it and 
add a mingw build configuration (if you like).

>>> If we put the files in, generating your own configuration becomes more
>>> difficult because your changes might be accidentally pushed back into
>>> the main repository.

that's a bit the point ;-)

>>> Maybe we could put two example files (project/cproject) into the files
>>> folder?
>> I think this adds no value. My point is that it would be awesome to
>> clone and then import in eclipse and be able to start work right away
> We could add an extra line into the default makefile that copies both
> files to the main directory if they are not present. This way you have a
> quick way to start with eclipse, but you are not always in danger to
> overwrite the default project settings with your own.

I would not prefer that because that would make a change in the project 
configuration difficult to commit

Ferry Huberts

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