goodies trunk

Ali Abdallah aliov at
Thu Mar 19 14:07:32 CET 2009

Mike Massonnet wrote:
> Le Thu, 19 Mar 2009 11:50:33 +0100,
> Ali Abdallah <aliov at> a écrit :
>> Mike Massonnet wrote:
>>> Hi Ali,
>>> I guess it is because goodies don't have any dependencies and don't
>>> need to be installed as a "group", while this makes more sense for
>>> the Xfce desktop environment.
>>> I wouldn't suggest to checkout by using modules/trunk (even for the
>>> Xfce repository), so I'm of the advise of not giving any further
>>> thoughts to this. If you have good reasons to have it, I can help
>>> setting it up.
>> I have almost all the goodies installed on my system, this morning i 
>> wanted to checkout all the goodies and put them in one "svn"
>> directory, i couldn't, unless i have to check out every goody, i
>> think it is a good idea to have it.
> Hem all goodies, that's quite a lot. Do you really use them all? I have
> 12 extra programs (some from goodies, from git and terminal from
> xfce) :-)
> What do you think about scripting it on your side? For instance a
> simple alias svn-up-goodies='find ./ -type d -name .svn -prune -exec
> svn up -N {}/.. \;'. Of course this doesn't work to get the new
> projects, so you had to checkout them apart in your goodies directory,
> but would this suffice?
Okay, if you feel like not adding it, that's okay for me, i already 
checked out each goody, my idea was let's added just in case, lazy 
people like me can checkout, update, all the goodies in on step.

> Cheers
> Mike


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