[pacman-dev] makepkg creates bad .FILELIST

Dan McGee dpmcgee at gmail.com
Wed Jun 27 14:11:49 EDT 2007

On 6/27/07, Xavier <shiningxc at gmail.com> wrote:
> About this one :
> http://repo.or.cz/w/pacman.git?a=commitdiff;h=86bcb91eddee03952f6455a1295c5dece89ab4e0
> I think it's interesting to know Aurelien wanted to take the opposite
> road. See item 5 there :
> http://www.archlinux.org/pipermail/pacman-dev/2006-March/005700.html
> I'm not criticizing anything myself though, I've personally no opinion
> on this, just found it funny ;)
> Also, that's just based on the description of the commit, I didn't
> really look at the changes.
> Maybe it's because of the added arch suffix that complicated things?

That is a premature optimization. We already got rid of a lot of them
because it just complicates things. There is no reason that the name
and version should not be in the package.


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