[Ns-developers] storing a waf binary in the ns-3-dev repository
mathieu.lacage at sophia.inria.fr
Mon Aug 6 05:01:05 PDT 2007
On Mon, 2007-08-06 at 12:51 +0100, Gustavo Carneiro wrote:
> On 06/08/07, Mathieu Lacage <mathieu.lacage at sophia.inria.fr> wrote:
> Would anyone object to the proposal in the subject ? This
> would allow us
> to avoid having separately download waf and it would allow
> gustavo to
> easily update the binary for everyone.
> I'm not sure that is a good idea. My quick experiments show me that
> the .hg tree grows by around 90k for every time I commit a new waf
> binary. At this rate I cannot aford to commit very often...
I am sure that if it is a problem, we can remove the binary at a later
point (by using the mercurial history puncturing patches) but it sure
would be handy to keep it there for now. And, honestly, I can live with
one more megabyte of data to download for every clone.
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