[Developers] why use symlinks in arrangements directory

Thomas Radke tradke at aei.mpg.de
Thu Apr 21 09:06:54 CDT 2005

Jonathan Thornburg wrote:
> Again, by switching the symlinks before a compile, I can control which
> version I use.

Hi Jonathan,

just out of curiosity: how do you keep track of which version of a 
certain thorn was compiled into a configuration when you change symlinks 
afterwards ? Isn't that bound to cause confusion ?

Cheers, Thomas.

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