[ADOL-C] Link in ADOL-C/src/

Robert Kraus Robert.Kraus at tu-berlin.de
Tue Oct 12 07:30:29 EDT 2010

  Hi ,

thanks for the answer, the stable version seems to work with cygwin.
I discovered, that adolc 2.1.8 is available in the package-manager for 
debian squeeze.
Does anybody know if the sparse mode is enabled in this package?

Robert Kraus

Am 04.10.2010 13:48, schrieb Kshitij Kulshreshtha:
> Hi Robert,
> As on 2010-10-04 13:28, Robert Kraus did write:
>>    Hi,
>> In the directory trunk/ADOL-C/src/ is a link where I have some problems
>> with. It is called adolc and shows to current directory where adolc is
>> located:
>>       adolc ->  .
> This link is required during build as the headers are supposed to live
> in $includedir/adolc/*.h and the source files include<adolc/*.h>
> The Makefiles will try to create it if it is not present. Unfortunately
> windows does not like symlinks. I have removed the link from the stable
> version of ADOL-C some time ago, so that the next zip files for
> distribution will not suffer from the problem that you mention below.
>> Hence I can go into adolc as often I want and I always find the content
>> of the src directory with the result that I get a really long path like
>> for example:
>> trunk/ADOL-C/src/adolc/adolc/adolc/adolc/adolc/adolc/adolc/adolc/adolc/adolc/adolc/adolc/adolc/adolc/adolc
>> What can I do to get rid of this loop creating link? Is there maybe some
>> kind of workaround?
> For the moment you can try to work with stable/2.1 from svn instead of
> trunk. The code is the same. Hopefully $(LN_S) Makefile macro is defined
> under cygwin. I am trying to think of a better solution to this problem.

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