[arch-projects] [devtools] [PATCH 1/3] commitpkg: Avoid redundant use of grep(1)

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Tue Aug 9 17:44:39 EDT 2011

On 10/08/11 07:36, Lukas Fleischer wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 10, 2011 at 07:17:52AM +1000, Allan McRae wrote:
>> On 10/08/11 06:53, Lukas Fleischer wrote:
>>> We already sourced the PKGBUILD, so no need to grep the name of the
>>> install script and changelog file. Just use "$install" and "$changelog"
>>> instead.
>> Does this work with split packages each having their own install file?
> Crap. No, of course it doesn't. Still, I don't like the current way of
> grep'ing the PKGBUILD. While this will probably work in 99% of all
> cases, it doesn't cover all ways to set the "install" and "changelog"
> variables. My solution works fine for regular PKGBUILDs but doesn't work
> for split packages, yeah :/
> If you want to keep the workaround, I'll discard this part of this patch
> and rebase the other ones.

You could look at how it is done in makepkg in git currently as that is 
slightly more robust.  And of course, the PKGBUILD has to get passed how 
makepkg parses it...


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