[zeromq-dev] zproject and zactors

Brian Knox bknox at digitalocean.com
Mon May 18 02:41:26 CEST 2015


Kevin - thanks for the feedback!  Next time I get back to it, I'll keep
careful track of each step I make, and if I run into an issue again I'll
send all the information your way.

Cheers,
Brian

On Sun, May 17, 2015 at 3:56 PM, Kevin Sapper <kevinsapper88 at gmail.com>
wrote:

> Hi Brian,
>
> the current actors in zproject are modeled after the implementation in
> zyre. I did find them quite useful when designing an application with many
> actors. The generated actors work fine for me and I'm probably the only who
> did use them so far. It would be nice to have someone else evaluate them.
>
> Regarding the project setup/installation it would be helpful to know where
> in the process you did fail and which steps succeed.
>
> //Kevin
>
> On Sa, 2015-05-16 at 14:55 -0400, Brian Knox wrote:
>
> Thanks for the feedback Pieter - will sit down with it again when I get a
> chance!
>
> Brian
>
> On Sat, May 16, 2015 at 12:58 PM, Pieter Hintjens <ph at imatix.com> wrote:
>
> We're using zproject on CZMQ and several other projects, so it's live.
> It's built from a lot of different generators, the actor generator
> being one of them. Your milage may vary, as these are not all equally
> mature or widely used. I've not tried the actor generator myself.
>
> However you've got something more basic wrong IMO. The workflow is
> "gsl project.xml", which runs the various generators your project file
> requires. You start with a simple project.xml, then expand on it.
>
> I guess an empty project.xml looks like this:
>
> <project
>     name = "hello"
>     description = "Hello World"
>     script = "zproject.gsl"
>     email = "hello at world.com"
>     >
>     <version major = "0" minor = "0" patch = "0" />
>     <use project = "czmq" />
> </project>
>
> -Pieter
>
> On Sat, May 16, 2015 at 3:21 PM, Brian Knox <bknox at digitalocean.com>
> wrote:
> > I've got a project in mind where a set of zactors that provide various
> > services would be an excellent fit.  Digging through zproject, I see that
> > zactors appear to be supported.  So, I've decided this is a great use
> case
> > to finally dive into zproject.
> >
> > Following the guide here - https://github.com/zeromq/zproject- the first
> > bump I've run into is make (in my project, after installing zproject and
> > setting up my project directory) is returning:
> >
> > make[1]: *** No rule to make target `zproject.gsl', needed by `all-am'.
> > Stop.
> >
> > zproject.gsl is currently in /usr/local/bin and I have a current build of
> > gsl.  I know gsl is working as I also use it for generating files for
> > goczmq.
> >
> > So - I'm looking for a) what I'm missing and b) some info on whether
> > zproject is ready for a test victim such as myself to attempt to generate
> > some zactors with it and provide questions and feedback.
> >
> > Cheers,
> > Brian
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
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