[cairo] Another set of OSX Build Instructions

Travis Griggs tgriggs at cincom.com
Mon Oct 19 22:20:02 PDT 2009

On Oct 19, 2009, at 8:35 PM, Ben Anderman wrote:

> I haven't finished yet, but I'm going to bed now. Here's a couple  
> problems:
> mkdir ${BuildDir) has a closing bracket instead of brace.
> Typo in tar -xzf pkconfig.tgz (missing the g in pkg).
> The mv lines (like "mv pkg* pkgconfig") won't work properly because  
> the .tgz files are still there, and are matched by the glob.
> I also think it'd be good to make it clear that these are dylibs,  
> not frameworks, and that they're made to be packaged inside a .app.  
> It doesn't specifically claim that they are frameworks, but it makes  
> it sound like they are (in my opinion).
> Other than that it looks pretty good, and it's definitely a nice  
> thing to have!

Suppose I should actually test my own page, huh? :)

I've done so now, making sure one can simply copy-paste between  
browser and command line.

Thanks for the feedback.

I'm assuming that the actual "style" is OK with people then? Getting a  
lot of good technical feedback, the actual layout doesn't seem to be  
raising too many concerns. I'll write up the Windows one along the  
same lines tomorrow.

Travis Griggs
"The project was so plagued by politics and ego that when the  
engineers requested technical oversight, our manager hired a  
psychologist instead." -- Ron Avitzur

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