Closed Bug 350406 Opened 16 years ago Closed 16 years ago
Remove build system redundancy between Lightning and Sunbird
Over the past few months we've made significant progress in reducing duplication and complexity in the tree. (ex: calendar.xul vs. calendar.xul) There are still some areas where we can remove redundancy, while simplifying the build, and still not executing a "move for moving's sake". One area I'd like to address is Lightning's jar.mn.
Adds /mozilla/calendar/base/jar.mn and puts common items for Sb and Ln there. I made the executive decision to include calendar-decorated-multiweek-view.xml in both distributions, for sanity. If we can use a common themes directory at some point, even more can be shared. Moving Lightning to making in locales will also reduce the redundancies in its jar.mn.
Comment on attachment 235691 [details] [diff] [review] rev0 - Adds /m/cal/base/jar.mn For something like this, dmose is the right peer.
Attachment #235691 - Flags: second-review?(jminta) → second-review?(dmose)
What is the actual problem this bug tries to address? I think that at this stage, we should focus on real, user-visible bugs, instead of build-system tweaks.
(In reply to comment #3) > What is the actual problem this bug tries to address? The fact that we need to add stuff to two places (lightning/jar.mn and sunbird/base/jar.mn or resources/jar.mn) to get .js or .xul inside base in both apps. > I think that at this stage, we should focus on real, user-visible bugs, > instead of build-system tweaks. I'll assume "at this stage" means "this close to release". I'm okay with this bug being pushed until after release if it's deemed too risky for 0.3. I just ran into this stuff while working on some "real, user-visible bugs", and that's why I fixed it.
Not going to make the 0.3 train.
Target Milestone: Sunbird 0.3 → Sunbird 0.4
Comment on attachment 235691 [details] [diff] [review] rev0 - Adds /m/cal/base/jar.mn bitrotted
Comment on attachment 242224 [details] [diff] [review] rev1 - unbitrotted Performed a lightning build on windows with this patch. Looks good.
Attachment #242224 - Flags: first-review?(cmtalbert) → first-review+
Comment on attachment 242224 [details] [diff] [review] rev1 - unbitrotted Looks good; r2=dmose.
Attachment #242224 - Flags: second-review?(dmose) → second-review+
Patch checked in on MOZILLA_1_8_BRANCH and trunk. -> FIXED
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Closed: 16 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
*** Bug 296895 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
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