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

Lukas Fleischer archlinux at cryptocrack.de
Wed Aug 10 08:53:02 EDT 2011

On Wed, Aug 10, 2011 at 07:44:39AM +1000, Allan McRae wrote:
> 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...

Well, as far as I can see, makepkg(8) currently uses exactly the same
method that we currently use in commitpkg, so I'll revert that change,
fix up and resubmit my patch set.

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