Blow away the dist directory for top level makes

REOPENED
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Core
Build Config
REOPENED
9 years ago
6 years ago

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(Reporter: sdwilsh, Unassigned)

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(Blocks: 1 bug)

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x86
Mac OS X
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Description

9 years ago
if you backout a file, the tinderboxes need to be clobbered to get rid of it, and it can cause all sorts of strange issues.  It'd be nice if it just worked.
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Comment 1

9 years ago
Created attachment 340275 [details] [diff] [review]
v1.0

This is thankfully simple enough.
Attachment #340275 - Flags: review?(ted.mielczarek)
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Updated

9 years ago
Whiteboard: [has patch][needs review ted]
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Updated

9 years ago
Attachment #340275 - Flags: review?(ted.mielczarek) → review?(benjamin)
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Comment 2

9 years ago
Comment on attachment 340275 [details] [diff] [review]
v1.0

Ted thinks this would be better reviewed by bsmedgberg
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Updated

9 years ago
Whiteboard: [has patch][needs review ted] → [has patch][needs review bsmedberg]
Comment on attachment 340275 [details] [diff] [review]
v1.0

please remove all of dist/bin
Attachment #340275 - Flags: review?(benjamin) → review+
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Comment 4

9 years ago
Addressed on checkin:
http://hg.mozilla.org/mozilla-central/rev/2039bfc05310
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 9 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Summary: Blow away the components directory for top level makes → Blow away the dist directory for top level makes
Whiteboard: [has patch][needs review bsmedberg]

Comment 5

9 years ago
Did you really want to remove $(DIST)/dist/bin or just $(DIST)/bin?
Addressed comment 5 in http://hg.mozilla.org/mozilla-central/rev/541fc3b73d52 since the windows builds were staying orange.
Backed out completely: http://hg.mozilla.org/mozilla-central/rev/cb3240bf1d9b

since it turned the Windows boxes (builders, unit testers) red.
Status: RESOLVED → REOPENED
Resolution: FIXED → ---
For a log, see 
http://tinderbox.mozilla.org/showlog.cgi?log=Firefox/1222463527.1222463564.6262.gz&fulltext=1
I relanded with $(DIST)/bin/components in the hope that that will remove the file we need to remove right now to get Windows green again without having to poke at the Windows machines (and end up with color depth problems, etc., etc.):
http://hg.mozilla.org/mozilla-central/rev/1c2231730ff9
Also, if we remove dist/bin, we should remove dist/Firefox.app or whatever the appropriate *.app directory is.
Shawn: are you interested in investigating/fixing this, or would you rather I took it?
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Comment 12

9 years ago
It might be better for someone more knowledgeable about the build system to take this.  At this point, I'd be asking you all sorts of questions to fix it... (at least to address comment 10)
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Comment 13

9 years ago
(In reply to comment #11)
> Shawn: are you interested in investigating/fixing this, or would you rather I
> took it?
I'd rather you take this ted.
Assignee: sdwilsh → ted.mielczarek
Note that blowing away $DIST/bin/components is part of the problem in bug 468285.
Blocks: 478061
Blocks: 496982
Assignee: ted.mielczarek → nobody
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