Closed Bug 476163 Opened 12 years ago Closed 12 years ago
consolidate makefile cruft for generating automation
Currently we have three consumers of automation.py in the tree, and they all copy-paste the Makefile logic needed to preprocess it. This is pretty awful. I'd like to make this a lot better, but right now I'll settle for making it not awful. This patch just creates build/automation-build.mk which the various Makefiles can include to generate automation.py. At least this keeps the Makefile cruft in one central location. Oh, also, it moves automation.py.in from build/pgo to build/, because although it's used in the pgo script, that's not its sole purpose.
Instead of using $(DIST) at all in the preprocessor bits, make consumers specify a TARGET_DEPTH variable, so they can indicate the depth at which automation.py will get installed to in the objdir.
Pushed to m-c: http://hg.mozilla.org/mozilla-central/rev/ee4fde1683df
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Closed: 12 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Whiteboard: [needs 1.9.1 landing]
Target Milestone: --- → mozilla1.9.2a1
Version: unspecified → Trunk
Whiteboard: [needs 1.9.1 landing] → [needs 1.9.1 landing: after bug 472706]
Pushed to 1.9.1: http://hg.mozilla.org/releases/mozilla-1.9.1/rev/d06c533a8d5d
Whiteboard: [needs 1.9.1 landing: after bug 472706]
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