[arch-dev-public] Namcap 3.0 coming soon

Rémy Oudompheng remyoudompheng at gmail.com
Sun Mar 13 13:23:09 EDT 2011

On 2011/3/13 Dan McGee <dpmcgee at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Mar 13, 2011 at 8:30 AM, Allan McRae <allan at archlinux.org> wrote:
>> Looks good to me.  I just ran it on a whole heap of PKGBUILDs and packages
>> and nothing looked too wrong.
>> There is a bunch of false positives in the form of:
>> W: Non standard variable 'foo' doesn't start with an underscore
>> e.g. the perl PKGBUILD.  I'm not sure if they are new or not.
> I'm not so sure these are false positives- the rule just didn't run at
> all before, if I remember one of Rémy's emails, so you never saw this
> trigger a warning.

By the way if someone could explain the exact purpose of the "CARCH"
rule, which does not work currently with the various syntaxes ($CARCH,
${CARCH}, "$CARCH"), I could try to fix it, but I really don't know
its purpose.


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