[ovs-dev] [manpages 2/5] Implement automatic dependency generation for manpages.

Ethan Jackson ethan at nicira.com
Wed Oct 26 16:10:14 PDT 2011


> This is nastier than it looks at first.  Automake is what does the
> include processing here (take a look at the generated Makefile in your
> build directory: it won't have any include directive from this).
> Automake will error out if an include file is missing.  That means that
> we need to include *some* manpages.mk, and it might as well be the right
> one (otherwise you have to somehow trigger regenerating it on
> checkout).

Sounds good to me.  So when people change it I suppose they will check
in the diff that's generated as well.

Ethan



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