Re: autoconf for Carbon Vim
Have either of you had a chance to try this patch out?
Its two effects are to use autoconf and create a completely standalone
Vim.app (including the runtime files).
Sorry to nag; i just thought it might simplify things for people who
wanted to work on vim-mac (for example, the Panther guy and Alex K.).
On Fri, Aug 15, 2003 at 17:27:49 +0200, Eric Y. Kow wrote:
> I attach v6 of a patch that allows us to compile Carbon Vim through
> the old ./configure; make; make install routine.
> This patch no longer uses any m4 defines in configure.in. It also
> installs the runtime files directly in the Vim.app directory, thus
> making it self-contained, just like any other Mac application.
> 1) extract vim 6.2: src extra lang
> apply patches vim 6.2.000 to 6.2.056
> 2) extract the attached file
> cd vim62
> patch -p 1 < autoconf_macosx.diff
> cd src
> autoconf -o auto/configure
> 3) ./configure; make; make install
- On Monday, September 1, 2003, at 07:53 AM, Eric Y. Kow wrote:
> [...] had a chance to try this patch out?It works nicely for me, FWIW. Thanks for doing this, it's a big
> Its two effects are to use autoconf and create a completely standalone
> Vim.app (including the runtime files).
improvement (especially putting the runtime files inside the
From the patch:
> it is only an assumption that gui_mac.r was used to makeActually, os_mac.rsr.hqx is the source of gui_mac.rsrc.
> gui_mac.rsrc... is this really the case?
There was some discussion a while ago (see, for example,
< http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=vim-mac&m=105421514902623&w=2 >
and < http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=vim-mac&m=105422680116437&w=2 >)
about whether to add a makefile rule to do the extraction.