[pacman-dev] [PATCH 3/7] pacman-key: improved reading of the configuration file

Dan McGee dpmcgee at gmail.com
Thu Apr 21 12:52:58 EDT 2011

On Thu, Apr 21, 2011 at 8:59 AM,  <ivan.kanak at gmail.com> wrote:
> From: Ivan Kanakarakis <ivan.kanak at gmail.com>
> This commit replaces the find_config() function with the get_from()
> function. get_from expects two arguments, the first is the file to
> read and the second is the key to look for in the given file.
> get_from returns the first matching value for the given key. The
> file is expected to be in the format:
> key = value
> Each of 'key' 'equal sign' 'value' can be surrounded be random
> whitespace.

No objection to this, but you explained the "what". What is the "why"
on this one?


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