[GRASS-dev] Re: [GRASS GIS] #1271: osgeo4w patch update

GRASS GIS trac at osgeo.org
Sat Feb 12 18:47:14 EST 2011

#1271: osgeo4w patch update
 Reporter:  jef          |       Owner:  grass-dev@…              
     Type:  enhancement  |      Status:  new                      
 Priority:  major        |   Milestone:  6.4.1                    
Component:  Default      |     Version:  svn-releasebranch64      
 Keywords:               |    Platform:  MSWindows Vista          
      Cpu:  Unspecified  |  

Comment(by hamish):

 Replying to [comment:5 hellik]:
 > some comments:
 > - grass64svn_osgeo4w_gdal18_geos.patch: gdal-config and geos-config seem
 not be
 > delivered anymore by osgeo4w, so therefore included in the grass-svn

 that seems like bad practice. we can't hope to maintain/keep it in sync
 with upstream.

 > - it seems that osgeo4w doesn't include projects.h, therefore
 > grass64svn_osgeo4w_gregion.patch. but maybe this should be an osgeo4w-

 code comments indicate projects.h is not public? the "libproj-dev" project
 on my linux system ships it (which is of course infallible truth :), so
 I'm not sure if that is correct or not.

  * ''uneeded cloning of code is evil and a maintenance nightmare.''


Ticket URL: <http://trac.osgeo.org/grass/ticket/1271#comment:6>
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