F21 Self Contained Change: Playground repository
petersen at redhat.com
Wed Apr 9 01:10:21 UTC 2014
> However, earlier this year it also started using another, as far as I
> know locally created buildsystem. "GN" at first was not buildable from
> source at all. However, it seems that they have improved this and you
> can now build it from source on x86_64 (only).
That sounds problematic - why x86_64 only?
Hopefully that could be fixed?
BTW shake  seems to be able to handle ninja .
I posted a review request for it recently. 
> So, aside the bundling, chromium has other issues. Would a package that
> doesn't build from source be allowed in the playground repo? (ie, uses
> downloaded GN binaries to build)
I would say no. Playground should only contain packages built
fully from source.
So if chromium is only buildable from source for x86_64 currently
then so be it.
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