[pacman-dev] PKGBUILD and install file drafts for release

Dan McGee dpmcgee at gmail.com
Thu Dec 20 10:37:17 EST 2007

On Dec 20, 2007 8:51 AM, Travis Willard <travis at archlinux.org> wrote:
> On Dec 20, 2007 12:57 AM, Dan McGee <dpmcgee at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Attached. I'd appreciate people looking them over and offering
> > comments and/or fixes.
> Quick comment about the .install.  In most places, your messages
> follow an echo ">>> message" format, except in _resetbackups, which
> uses echo ":: message" - maybe change one or the other for
> consistency?
> And yeah, why is /etc/pacman.d/core still in the backup array?  Oversight?

# keep backup of pacman.d/core just so it isn't wiped and people can merge
backup=(etc/pacman.conf etc/makepkg.conf etc/abs/abs.conf
        etc/pacman.d/core etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist)

Did you read the comments before sending that email, or was it really
unclear? If it was, then I can clarify that comment.


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