[pacman-dev] repo-add error in BSD

Antonio Huete Jimenez ahuete.devel at gmail.com
Wed Jun 11 15:18:06 EDT 2008

Xavier escribió:
> On Tue, Jun 3, 2008 at 11:53 PM, Antonio Huete Jimenez
> <ahuete.devel at gmail.com> wrote:
>> repo-add uses readlink -f in linux to find out file's real path. readlink is
>> part of coreutils.
>> I've found that readlink in BSD don't support -f option so we need to use
>> realpath instead.
> Can anyone explain why we need readlink at all?
> Otherwise, it is used in repo-remove too but repo-add and repo-remove
> should be combined.
Ooops! I forgot this. Should I still submit the full patch?
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