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Re: Out-of-date man page in daily snapshot

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Mon, 13 Mar 2017 14:24:15 +0100 (CET)

On Mon, 13 Mar 2017, Dan Fandrich wrote:

> This part of the patch has the effect of never actually building the examples.

Right, but in reality they weren't built previously either unless you
specifically wanted that, since you then had to manually invoke 'make' in the
docs/ dir.

> They're only built on "make check" so they don't interfere with normal
> builds, but it's a useful sanity check that they're still compilable.

Agreed, but I'm not sure what the better approach is here. I would probably
find it slightly annoying to have them built on every make invocation.

Oh, and 'make examples' in the root dir also works.

Received on 2017-03-13