[FGS] fgs, gdal, and doxygen

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Thu Jul 5 10:08:38 EDT 2007

Daniel Morissette wrote:
> The doxygen dependency in GDAL has been annoying me as well. I'd be 
> happy to see it made optional.
> Daniel
> shawn barnes wrote:
>> Frank is there a way to build gdal without doxygen.  i've added doxygen
>> to the fgs-dev that i've been testing on, just for gdal but i think i
>> would, prefer to not need doxygen in fgs-dev.
>> The reason i added doxygen into fgs-dev is because in installing doxygen
>> the system also installed all of it's dependencies (freetype, jpeg, png,
>> etc. etc....) and i've been trying to keep the base system very 'clean'
>> so fgs-dev doesn't use anything outside of it's env to build against.


What makefile target requires doxygen?   I thought it was only required
for the docs, install-docs and web-update which should not be triggered
by a default make, or make install.

It is certainly not my intention that GDAL require doxygen for builds
and installs.

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