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Re: packaging lilypond as a docker container?

From: Han-Wen Nienhuys
Subject: Re: packaging lilypond as a docker container?
Date: Tue, 21 Jan 2020 08:49:36 +0100

On Mon, Jan 20, 2020 at 11:57 PM David Kastrup <address@hidden> wrote:

> > As far as I can see right now, the time it takes to complete a GUB
> > build is not that important.  But the complexity of the GUB build
> > system is hugely important.  It's a big obstacle to getting
> > contributors going.
> Contributors don't need to bother with GUB.  GUB is just used internally
> for cranking out releases.  Nobody uses GUB when testing: instead
> LilyDev is being used.  No crosscompilation, instead cross execution

if GUB is used, who is maintaining and/or working on it?

I enjoy working on LilyPond a lot, but GUB is different. I want GUB to
disappear so I never have to look at it again.

Han-Wen Nienhuys - address@hidden -

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