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Re: [Xen-devel] RFC: removing figlet source from Xen

To: "Daniel P. Berrange" <berrange@xxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] RFC: removing figlet source from Xen
From: Keir Fraser <keir.fraser@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 21 Apr 2008 20:05:37 +0100
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On 21/4/08 19:26, "Keir Fraser" <keir.fraser@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

>> On Mon, Apr 21, 2008 at 07:08:28PM +0100, Keir Fraser wrote:
>>> What a rathole this could be. Let's cache the figlet output across builds
>>> and add a 'make tarball' target which for now just:
>>>  1. Runs figlet.
>>>  2. Deletes figlet.
>>>  3. tar czf ...
>> Can't we just remove figlet completely & avoid the huge banner for the
>> version number. Its not like anyone really watches/needs that stuff.
>> Dan.
> No. :-)

Changeset 17488. Just need to remember to 'make src-tarball' when we make
source tarballs. Shouldn't be hard to remember, but you can make your own
tarballs really easily anyway.

 -- Keir

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