[PATCH] win32 installer for bzr 0.9: rev.2

Alexander Belchenko bialix at ukr.net
Fri Jul 28 10:37:02 BST 2006

Martin Pool пишет:
> On 28/07/2006, at 1:10 AM, Alexander Belchenko wrote:
>> John Arbash Meinel пишет:
>>> Alexander Belchenko wrote:
>>>> Robert Collins пишет:
>>>> I have one related question. I wrote instruction how to build  windows
>>>> installer and what dependencies are. Now this document live at  the 
>>>> wiki:
>>>>  http://bazaar-vcs.org/BzrWin32Installer
>>>> What the best solution for dealing with this document: moving  them to
>>>> bzr.dev source tree or keep them at the wiki but adding a link into
>>>> NEWS.developers file? Or another variant?
>>>> -- 
>>>> Alexander
>>> Well, we have 'doc/' for documents that will be updated by  release, as
>>> opposed to the wiki. (Which is what Martin was suggesting becomes:
>>> doc.bazaar-vcs.org/0.9/foo.html).
>>> Since we will be bundling the installation stuff with bazaar (once  I 
>>> get
>>> off my butt and review it), I think it belongs in doc/
>> Hmmm...
>> At this moment in the doc/ lives only documentation for end user.  Not 
>> for developers or maintainers. My instruction primarily written  for 
>> maintainers/distributors of windows version. (I think I will be  with 
>> bzr project very long time but who knows what future will  be?.. So, I 
>> think this instruction should be shared in the public  domain for all 
>> bzr developers)
> We also have bzrlib/doc/api, which is intended for developers and  
> contains some (very small) api documentation, which is run as  
> doctests.  I think adding some developer documentation in doc/devel  
> would be fine.
> However, this helpful document about how to make a win32 binary  
> release, is probably only of interest to a few people at a time, and  
> perhaps doesn't need to stay in sync with bzr releases.  

I think it should be in sync with releases, because this document refers
to required libraries and their versions. So it needs to be updated with
each release.

> So it's  
> probably perfectly happy on the wiki, unless you want to move it.   The 
> page http://bazaar-vcs.org/ReleaseChecklist is similar and also  on the 
> wiki.

I'm OK to have it on Wiki, just want to have some mention in bzr.dev
source tree about existence of this document. May be in README? Or
NEWS.developers is fine?


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