Re: [code] building from source

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Mon, 1 Feb 2016 09:07:07 -0500 (EST)


On Mon, 1 Feb 2016, Mitchell wrote:

> Hi,
> On Mon, 1 Feb 2016, Martin \"eto\" Misuth wrote:
>> Hello
>> so after some time, I decided to give textadpet bulding a try.
>> I remember it used to be pretty complicated, fetching all the deps.
>> I am trying this on Linux.
>> From reading Makefile it seems like there is deps target now.
>> I issued `make deps`, which fetched almost all the deps correctly, however
>> I
>> got this error:
>> [snip]
>> => Makefile:445: recipe for target 'cdk' failed
>> => make: *** [cdk] Error 1
>> Subsequent `make` builds normal GTK textadept and jit versions just fine
>> but, I
>> guess due to cdk patch failing, CLI version is not built.
>> Personally that is not a problem for me, but I would like to know if CDK
>> build
>> part is broken?
>> Or it's something on my machine?
> It looks like CDK just had a release yesterday 31 January. Their changes have
> caused Textadept's patch to fail applying. I wish the cdk site would version
> their downloads so these silent breaks wouldn't happen.
> You can remove gen-slider.c and try running `make deps` again. It should not
> try patching cdk again. Then you should be able to build Textadept.
> I will update the cdk patch in the next nightly or two.

After some digging on the CDK website I managed to find this page:

I'll commit a change that uses this URL along with versioned downloads so
this will not happen in the future.


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