Bruce Momjian wrote: > Bruce Momjian wrote: > > Tom Lane wrote: > > > Bruce Momjian <br...@momjian.us> writes: > > > > It has been years since I ran src/tools/pginclude/pgrminclude to remove > > > > unnecessary include files. (I have already fixed things so include > > > > files can be compiled on their own.) > > > > > > > The attached patch removes unneeded include references, and marks some > > > > includes as needing to be skipped by pgrminclude. > > > > > > > I am sure applying this patch will break builds on some platforms and > > > > some option combinations so I will monitor the buildfarm when I apply it > > > > and make adjustments. > > > > > > The last time you did this was in July 2006. It took us two weeks to > > > mostly recover, but we were still dealing with some fallout in December, > > > cf > > > http://archives.postgresql.org/pgsql-hackers/2006-12/msg00491.php > > > > > > We had the buildfarm then, had had it for a couple years. The notion > > > that watching the buildfarm is enough is fully disproven by history. > > > > > > Unless you have a better test plan than last time (which this isn't), > > > I don't think this should be done at all. The benefits are microscopic > > > and the pain real. > > > > I don't have a better plan. There are #ifdef code blocks that often > > don't get processed and therefore this can't be done better. I will > > abandon the idea. > > OK, try #2. I already had code that removed #if/#else/#endif code in > *.h files for better testing, so I extended that to all *.c files. This > reduces the size of the diff from 6.6k lines to 4.7k lines but it makes > it much less likely that there will be problems from running > pgrminclude. > > The current patch is here: > > http://momjian.us/expire/pgrminclude.diff > > I tested the patch on BSD and Linux.
I have re-run the script and applied the result, again tested on BSD and Linux. I will monitor the buildfarm for possible failures. This is not something we are going to do regularly, but probably every five years like this time. -- Bruce Momjian <br...@momjian.us> http://momjian.us EnterpriseDB http://enterprisedb.com + It's impossible for everything to be true. + -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (email@example.com) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers