You should probably add David Taylor and have a look at these: https://github.com/pantsbuild/pants/blob/master/src/python/pants/backend/core/tasks/noop.py https://github.com/pantsbuild/pants/blob/master/src/python/pants/backend/core/tasks/changed_target_goals.py#L17
Add a synthetic product dep to thrift compilers
Review Request #2512 — Created July 22, 2015 and updated
|areitz, davidt, jsirois, patricklaw|
Add a synthetic product dep to thrift compilers to allow tasks in plugins to run before thrift compilation.
|where is 'thrift_inputs' returned as products_types(..)?||IT ity|
@John: I don't think our usecase is related... we have a task that is generating thrift code, and rather than hacking things by installing it at the head of the gen goal, I was hoping to do things slightly more correctly.