[Bf-committers] Please update OpenCollada libs for Windows and Mac ...

Bastien Montagne montagne29 at wanadoo.fr
Mon Sep 16 13:43:09 CEST 2013

In fact, we could probably do that for all libs, maybe with a small set 
of py scripts... Question is: is this worth the time it would require to 
setup? We usually do not change lib versions that often, a simple mail 
as this one should be enough imho. ;)


On 16/09/2013 11:29, Gaia wrote:
> Hi,
> Please update the openCollada libraries for blender
> builds to commit version:
> 18da7f4109a8eafaa290a33f5550501cc4c8bae8
> See here for details:
> https://github.com/KhronosGroup/OpenCOLLADA/commits/master
> The libraries need to be updated for following platforms:
> msvc-8(32)
> msvc-8(64)
> mingw(32)
> mingw(64)
> OSX (build issues have been fixed as proposed)
> For linux a script need to be updated
> with the new Collada version number.
> ++++
> Why again can't this procedure be automated ?
> I think of something as simple as follows:
> * in the blender lib repository we add a versioned file
>      that contains the "officially used" commit version
>      of the OpenCollada library.
> * A build bot (we have build bots already, don't we?)
>      reads this version file and builds the libs as
>      needed and adds them to svn as needed.
> * Whenever the OpenLibrary commit changes, the above
>      mentioned file gets updated, and the build bot rebuilds
>      the libs for all necessary platforms.
> * Furthermore the linux script that is used to build
>      the libraries during blender build on linux platforms
>      can use that file as well instead of getting manually
>      updated each time.
> This would allow us to switch to a new OpenCollada version
> by simply updating the version file and without asking the
> platform maintainers to update manually.
> And this would ensure that all blender versions on all platforms
> always use the same OpenCollada library version.
> -gaia-
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