[sane-devel] only selected backends

Max Vorobiev pcwizard@zelmail.ru
Thu, 30 May 2002 17:25:41 +0400

Good day.

Is there are any idealogical causes to build _all_ backends? May be it's 
better to allow user at configuation stage select required ones? Something 
like 'menuconfig' for linux kernel. Or just as --enables-xxxxxxx-backend 
options for 'configure'. Or something wrong with it?

> Hi,
> On Wed, May 29, 2002 at 11:15:12PM -0700, Andrei B. wrote:
> >  I also tried to edit backend/Makefile.in and from the define
> > and the running configure again, it still compiled and installed ALL
> > the backends.
> This should work. Either edit Makefile.in and rerun configure or run
> configure and edit Makefile. As Makefile.in is the only place where
> the names of the backends are listed, make simply can't compile them
> if you trim the list.