Opened 8 years ago

Closed 8 years ago

#5562 closed bug (fixed)

document sync-all in README

Reported by: GregWeber Owned by: simonmar
Priority: high Milestone: 7.4.1
Component: Compiler Version: 7.2.1
Keywords: Cc:
Operating System: Unknown/Multiple Architecture: Unknown/Multiple
Type of failure: None/Unknown Test Case:
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it is more work to open this trac ticket and apply the change then to make the change. Perhaps you could accept pull requests for documentation improvements?

diff --git a/README b/README
index c7d390d..5a8af9a 100644
--- a/README
+++ b/README
@@ -76,6 +76,12 @@ These steps give you the default build, which includes everything
 optimised and built in various ways (eg. profiling libs are built).
 It can take a long time.  To customise the build, see the file HACKING.
+Once you have a build you need to keep it going.
+You need to keep all repos in sync with the sync-all script.
+This is done with
+    $ ./sync-all pull
+    $ ./sync-all get

Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 8 years ago by simonmar

Milestone: 7.4.1
Owner: set to simonmar
Priority: normalhigh

comment:2 Changed 8 years ago by marlowsd@…

commit ddd3c5199fd40386c6385689fdf5c542f831bcf0

Author: Simon Marlow <>
Date:   Wed Oct 19 10:37:08 2011 +0100

    add info about pulling changes (#5562)

 README |    6 ++++++
 1 files changed, 6 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

comment:3 Changed 8 years ago by simonmar

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed
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