[Gridflow-dev] renaming dirs

Alexandre Castonguay acastonguay at artengine.ca
Fri Jun 17 09:10:15 EDT 2005

Le Jeudi 16 Juin 2005 19:26, Mathieu Bouchard a écrit :
> > Yes but it is very convenient to have all the directories containing
> > patches show up together, pd_help, pd_abstractions, etc.
> Why?

The 'pd_' prefix distinguishes directories containing patches from the others.

> How is it misleading that they start with 'pd_' ? "gridflow/pd_*" means
> it's part of GridFlow but it's made for PureData. I think that is clear,
> no?
Yes it is, now I see the light :-).  

> That reminds me of another issue. If "make install" were optional, it'd be
> easier to fix something from within Pd and then cvs-commit it immediately
> after. Because there is a "make install" you have to be careful to modify
> both the installed copy (so that you can test it) and the source copy (so
> that you can commit it). If you work on the installed copy and ever do a
> "make install" before updating your source copy, then you overwrite your
> changes (been there done that).

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