Subject: Re: cscope
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Valeriy E. Ushakov <email@example.com>
Date: 11/03/2006 23:58:16
Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Wed, 1 Nov 2006, Chuck Cranor wrote:
>> I also think we should take advantage of being an open source project
>> and look into providing better indexing of our source tree. Our current
>> efforts on this front are broken (/var/db/libc.tags is not useful, see
>> PR 34913). I would like to see us use better tools (e.g. cscope) and
>> provide more coverage (e.g. not just libc).
> What would be the benefit of having this in-tree over installing it
> from pkgsrc?
I don't do development on my production systems, so a prebuilt index
is useless for me there.
On the system that I do development on I have several source trees
that I index with id-utils.
I wonder why we bother to provide any src index at all.
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