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Re: New developer, SVN commits
Dick Hollenbeck <dick@...>
Tue, 29 Apr 2008 12:41:07 -0500
Thunderbird 18.104.22.168 (X11/20080227)
My name is Martin.
I am advanced C programmer and and a intermediate C++ mostly because I work on embedded systems (in Linux) and I do not use many C++ features because they add too much bloat. I use it mainly for GUI where I use FLTK toolkit. I write assembly when necessary :-o
I never worked on an open source project but I use many of them and compile them frequently. I used CVS and SourceSafe so I am used to the process. Installed uncrustify.
So what is the issue with build versions being so different between SVN and nightly.
I thought they should be the same.
Yes me too.
Maybe you are talking about the "reported" version in the code. That
is not always accurate since it requires a manual edit, see
Who has time to do manual edits of something like this on every
I have cleaned up polygon/math_for_graphics.cpp so there are no more warnings and I will be waiting for write access.
I do not think I can do too much fixing at first because of limited time and not understanding the source code fully but in couple of months I should be better.
I just need something easy at first to get started and to practice.
Maybe someone will suggest something for you, it sounds like that is
what you are asking for.