|author||Nico Weber <email@example.com>||Mon Nov 19 18:51:56 2018 -0500|
|committer||Commit Bot <firstname.lastname@example.org>||Mon Nov 19 23:57:46 2018 +0000|
List .gn file in build.ninja.d. This way, gn reruns when the .gn file is touched. Bug: 24 Change-Id: Iabc21ee5f4b82106c7d8004f8372b3d83471b515 Reviewed-on: https://gn-review.googlesource.com/c/3321 Commit-Queue: Brett Wilson <email@example.com> Reviewed-by: Brett Wilson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Alternatively, you can build GN from source:
git clone https://gn.googlesource.com/gn cd gn python build/gen.py ninja -C out # To run tests: out/gn_unittests
On Windows, it is expected that
lib.exe can be found in
PATH, so you'll want to run from a Visual Studio command prompt, or similar.
On Linux and Mac, the default compiler is
clang++, a recent version is expected to be found in
PATH. This can be overridden by setting
If you find a bug, you can see if it is known or report it in the bug database.
GN uses Gerrit for code review. The short version of how to patch is:
Register at https://gn-review.googlesource.com. ... edit code ... ninja -C out && out/gn_unittests
Then, to upload a change for review:
git commit git cl upload --gerrit
When revising a change, use:
git commit --amend git cl upload --gerrit
which will add the new changes to the existing code review, rather than creating a new one.
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