[arch-dev-public] [signoff] pacman 3.5.0-1

Aaron Griffin aaronmgriffin at gmail.com
Wed Mar 16 16:26:25 EDT 2011

On Wed, Mar 16, 2011 at 3:24 PM, Dan McGee <dpmcgee at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 16, 2011 at 3:18 PM, Gaetan Bisson <bisson at archlinux.org> wrote:
>> [2011-03-16 15:10:08 -0500] Dan McGee:
>>> 2. This is a terrible bug report. :/ I need output when you run this
>>> by hand, maybe with --debug, etc. Help me help you by actually
>>> providing details.
>> I thought it was reproducible well enough. There is no debug output:
>>        yes | pacman -S --debug
>> prints nothing and just eats up RAM. I will try to investigate more and
>> let you know if I find anything.
> Damn! This is a huge regression disguised as a "feature" that I never
> quite felt comfortable with...
> http://projects.archlinux.org/pacman.git/commit/?id=4fb3cfc48f626f84329c78351d6a8710255a35e3

You can do it "GNU style" and only read from stdin if the package list is "-"

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