CVS compilation tool

Benedikt Meurer benedikt.meurer at
Mon Aug 2 10:24:49 CEST 2004

Randy Chung wrote:
> How are people here building the CVS codebase?  Shell scripts, 
> makefiles, maybe going through every single directory by hand and doing 
> the configure && make && make install dance?
> Seeing how KDE has konstruct to make compiling much less painful, I was 
> wondering if something similar might be beneficial for XFCE too.  As it 
> stands I'm using a rather hack-ish barebones Makefile, but I'm 
> considering possibly putting together something a bit more cohesive. 
> Would there be any interest in a tool like that, or do people already 
> have their own established ways of accomplishing the task?

You may want to try the installer available here:

We are working on a more general installer, but that will take some time to 


NetBSD Operating system:             
pkgsrc "Work in progress":        
XFce desktop environment:              
German Unix-AG Association:         

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