Changes between Initial Version and Version 1 of Obsolete/ExperimentalFeatures


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Apr 16, 2010, 4:37:53 PM (10 years ago)
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nielx
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Initial version of the Experimental Features page

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     1= Experimental Patches =
     2There are some experimental patches that are not yet ready to be included into Haiku's svn repository, but that need a larger base of testing. If you are a building your own Haiku build and you are used to live on the edge, then you might be interested in trying out these patches.
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     4Currently the following patches are added:
     5 * The [http://www.freelists.org/post/haiku-development/Stack-Tile-for-Haiku Stack & Tile] patch, originally by Hong Yul Yang, formely by Christof Lutteroth.
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     7= Instructions: Checking out and Building =
     8
     9Note that these instructions are meant for users that are already familiar with building Haiku. If you are not familiar with that, please follow [http://www.haiku-os.org/guides/ the instructions] and do a vanilla build first.
     10
     11== Requirements ==
     12
     13 * A configuration that can build Haiku (either on Linux, the BSDs or Haiku itself).
     14 * [http://mercurial.selenic.com/ Mercurial]
     15
     16== Configuration ==
     17
     18Enable the `mq` extension by opening `~/.hgrc` and adding these lines:
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     20{{{
     21[extensions]
     22mq =
     23}}}
     24
     25== Initial Checkout ==
     26
     27 1. Check out the Mercurial clone of Haiku's source code.
     28{{{
     29hg clone http://hg.haiku-os.org/haiku/haiku-trunk/ trunk.hg
     30}}}
     31 1. Check out the Patch Queue
     32{{{
     33cd trunk.hg/.hg
     34hg clone http://hg.haiku-os.org/haiku/experimental.mq patches
     35}}}
     36 1. Apply all the available patches
     37{{{
     38hg qpush -a
     39}}}
     40 1. Perform a normal build with this directory as source directory
     41