[pacman-dev] [PATCH 3/3] doc: elaborate on what a build() function is meant for
eschwartz at archlinux.org
Tue Mar 19 04:34:18 UTC 2019
On 3/19/19 12:14 AM, Allan McRae wrote:
> On 13/3/19 3:01 am, Eli Schwartz wrote:
>> It is often not obvious to people, that build() can be run multiple
>> times when continuing a build with --noextract.
>> Signed-off-by: Eli Schwartz <eschwartz at archlinux.org>
>> doc/PKGBUILD.5.asciidoc | 6 +++++-
>> 1 file changed, 5 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
>> diff --git a/doc/PKGBUILD.5.asciidoc b/doc/PKGBUILD.5.asciidoc
>> index 83a61458..6336a5cd 100644
>> --- a/doc/PKGBUILD.5.asciidoc
>> +++ b/doc/PKGBUILD.5.asciidoc
>> @@ -359,7 +359,11 @@ function.
>> *build() Function*::
>> The optional `build()` function is use to compile and/or adjust the source
>> - files in preparation to be installed by the `package()` function.
>> + files in preparation to be installed by the `package()` function. All
>> + commands specific to the package creation (but not source code
>> + preparation), before the final installation of files into the packaging
>> + root, should be performed here. The `build()` function is permitted to run
>> + multiple times if `makepkg --noextract` is used.
> The last sentence is confusing. I know when the build() function runs,
> but still took too long to parse what you meant.
Would it help to say:
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