Closed Bug 1202977 Opened 4 years ago Closed 4 years ago
"mach build devtools" should do the right thing
After bug 912121, we'll need to use "mach build devtools/*" to build the full tree. We have /devtools/client /devtools/server /devtools/shared but no products include just "/devtools" (in order to package client and server separately), so no Makefile is created for that dir. We should make some kind of change so "mach build devtools" works.
Maybe the ./mach build command could somehow detect this and transform it into "devtools/*"
:glandium, any moz.build tricks I can use to make this happen? It would be developer friendly if "mach build devtools" built all 3 subdirs, but there is no moz.build file the says "DIRS += ['/devtools'] (instead each subdirectory is included separately).
How about just using `mach build faster`?
(In reply to Mike Hommey [:glandium] from comment #3) > How about just using `mach build faster`? Yes, that's probably good enough for most DevTools purposes. :)
As a side effect of the implementation of bug 1203159, `mach build devtools` will also work once that bug lands.
Depends on: 1203159
Fixed by bug 1203159.
Assignee: nobody → jryans
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 4 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
4 years ago
Target Milestone: --- → Firefox 44
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