[pacman-dev] [PATCH] Change the exit code for pacman_deptest() and some clean up.

Andrew Fyfe andrew at neptune-one.net
Fri Jun 29 06:05:51 EDT 2007

Xavier wrote:
> 2007/6/29, Andrew Fyfe <andrew at neptune-one.net>:
>> As for the rest of the patch, looking at the code I saw this and thought
>> it looked a bit out of place, the problem is in alpm_splitdeps() and I
>> didn't see anything else that depended on this behaviour of
>> alpm_splitdeps(). So I changed alpm_splitdeps() not to modify the string
>> passed to it.
> Sorry if it wasn't very clear, I wasn't criticizing your patch, but
> the code that was there before :)
> Nagy also saw this problem in splitdeps and corrected it a while ago,
> by adding the strdup() function that you replaced by an equivalent.
> (I liked the strdup there though, because it's simpler ;) )
> So I don't think it's needed to change splitdeps.
I need to do some more research before playing with the code :) I saw 
the comment in pacman_deptest() and assumed there was still a problem 
with alpm_splitdeps().

> I just find this code in pacman_deptest rather curious, because it
> indeed looks out of place. So I think your patch for this function is
> correct.
> Ah one little thing, I wonder if this free(saved_target) that you
> already removed
> could be replaced by free(dep).
Done :)


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