[darwinbuild] Preventing the downloading of source

Shantonu Sen ssen at opendarwin.org
Tue Aug 23 07:34:37 PDT 2005

Take a look at <http://www.opendarwin.org/projs/darwinbuild/doc/tools/ 
index.html#fetch>. Specifically:

> The sources will be downloaded into the Sources directory as  
> a .tar.gz archive. DarwinBuild will use these sources when building  
> the project, but if a directory of the same name (without  
> the .tar.gz suffix) is present inside Sources, then that directory  
> will take precedent. In this way, you can extract the sources and  
> modify them before building with DarwinBuild.

This is the Sources/ directory in your top-level darwinbuild area,  
not inside your BuildRoot/


On Aug 23, 2005, at 6:17 AM, John Cebasek wrote:

> Hi All:
> Is there a way to prevent darwinbuild from downloading fresh source  
> all the time and just use what's in the SourceCache?  I've been  
> making changes to one project and I have to keep 'tar'-ing and  
> 'gzip'-ing up my changes and put the gzip file into source  
> directory. It's a bit of a pain. Did I just miss a flag?
> Thanks in advance for your time
> John Cebasek
> johnc at cryptocard.com
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