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Clean up bootstrap targets and documentation

Remove cleartool invocation and adapt docs to reflect git transition.
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tuncer authored and bjorng committed Sep 12, 2010
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  1. +4 −6 README.bootstrap
  2. +2 −20 erts/preloaded/src/Makefile
  3. +1 −1 otp_build
@@ -45,13 +45,11 @@ preloaded files are to be updated, the source code is built using a
special Makefile in the $ERL_TOP/preloaded/src directory, which
creates beam files in the same directory. When they seem to compile
successfully, they can be used in an emulator build by being copied
-to the ebin directory (although, in Clearcase that requires checking
-out the files in the ebin directory first). For developers using the
-main Clearcase branch, otp_build {prepare,update,commit}_preloaded can
-be used to ease the process (there are also similar targets in the
+to the ebin directory. otp_build update_preloaded can be used to
+ease the process (there are also similar targets in the
-In prebuilt open source distributions, these .beam files are also
+In prebuilt open source distributions, these beam files are also
present, but to update them one might need to change permission on the
$ERL_TOP/preloaded/ebin directory, then build and then manually copy
the beam files from the source directory to ../ebin. If patches are
@@ -60,4 +58,4 @@ always note this specially as the preloaded/ebin directory needs
updating, or provide the new derived files in the patch or as complete
-/Patrik, OTP
+/Patrik, OTP
@@ -1,7 +1,7 @@
# %CopyrightBegin%
-# Copyright Ericsson AB 2008-2009. All Rights Reserved.
+# Copyright Ericsson AB 2008-2010. All Rights Reserved.
# The contents of this file are subject to the Erlang Public License,
# Version 1.1, (the "License"); you may not use this file except in
@@ -20,8 +20,7 @@
# be used when the preloaded modules actually are to be updated (i.e. the
# beam files are to be recompiled, which is normally not done).
# The beam files are placed in the current directory and should be copied
-# to the ../ebin directory by using the commit target (only works in
-# clearcase).
+# to the ../ebin directory by using the copy target.
include $(ERL_TOP)/make/
include $(ERL_TOP)/make/$(TARGET)/
@@ -62,26 +61,9 @@ debug opt: $(TARGET_FILES)
- cleartool co -nc $(STATIC_EBIN)/*
- cleartool co -nc $(STATIC_EBIN)
- for x in *.beam; do\
- if test '!' -f $(STATIC_EBIN)/$$x; then\
- cleartool mkelem -nc $$x;\
- fi;\
- done
cp *.beam $(STATIC_EBIN)
- cleartool ci -ident -nc $(STATIC_EBIN)/*.beam
- cleartool ci -ident -nc $(STATIC_EBIN)
- -cleartool unco -rm $(STATIC_EBIN)
- -cleartool unco -rm $(STATIC_EBIN)/*.beam
include $(ERL_TOP)/make/
@@ -1178,7 +1178,7 @@ case "$1" in
esac ;;
echo "Primary bootstrap is under version control since R13";
- echo "Use {prepare,update,commit}_primary if you really are";
+ echo "Use update_primary if you really are";
echo "updating the primary bootstrap...";;

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