[pacman-dev] [PATCH] Allow makepkg to use busybox find

Jeremy Huntwork jhuntwork at lightcubesolutions.com
Thu May 3 19:40:03 EDT 2012

On 5/3/12 7:34 PM, Allan McRae wrote:
> On 04/05/12 09:12, Jeremy Huntwork wrote:
>> find . -mindepth 1 -depth -type d -exec rmdir "{}" + 2>/dev/null || true
>> Anything else is a lot more code and more cumbersome. If the || true in
>> this instance is unacceptable, then I will probably just submit the
>> changes for the compression section and maintain this modification as a
>> private patch or sed command for myself.
> Why do you need "|| true"?

Because of #!/bin/bash -e

find may also discover non-empty directories for which rmdir will fail 
(we actually want it to fail, obviously). But that exit status would 
also stop execution of the code.


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