[Developers] gmake ThornGuide without config

Jonathan Thornburg jthorn at aei.mpg.de
Tue Apr 19 10:26:14 CDT 2005

>> With a clean download of Cactus,  type
>> 	gmake ThornGuide
>> It will say it is generating the ThornGuide, and make a basically empty
>> one.  Of course, one is supposed to type
>> 	gmake <config>-ThornGuide
>> Perhaps in case the user doesn't supply a <config>, the target should
>> just explain the proper usage.

> Without a named configuration the set up is (I think) that it creates a Thorn 
> guide from all the thorns in the arrangements directory, this seems to work 
> for me. With a fresh checkout with no thorns, I'm not sure what happens.

I would say that whatever thorns have been checked out,
'gmake ThornGuide' should make a thorn guide all thorns in all
arrangements in the arrangements directory.


-- Jonathan Thornburg <jthorn at aei.mpg.de>
    Max-Planck-Institut fuer Gravitationsphysik (Albert-Einstein-Institut),
    Golm, Germany, "Old Europe"     http://www.aei.mpg.de/~jthorn/home.html
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