[pacman-dev] [PATCH 5/5] use resolved_path for filelist_contains

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Sat Feb 16 20:17:43 EST 2013

On 17/02/13 11:08, Andrew Gregory wrote:
> On Sun, 17 Feb 2013 10:32:48 +1000
> Allan McRae <allan at archlinux.org> wrote:
>> On 16/02/13 12:02, Andrew Gregory wrote:
>>> alpm_filelist_contains was being used to search for resolved paths, but
>>> searching in the unresolved paths, causing it to miss matches.
>>> Signed-off-by: Andrew Gregory <andrew.gregory.8 at gmail.com>
>>> ---
>> Instead of requiring _alpm_filelist_resolve() to be called before
>> calling alpm_filelist_contains(), just add the call in
>> alpm_filelist_contains() itself.  If the filelist has already been
>> resolved, it returns immediately anyway.
>> As an aside - this whole situation really sucks!  We now are resolving
>> every path...
> I considered doing that.  The reason I decided not to was that
> alpm_filelist_contains wouldn't be able to easily notify the caller if
> there's an error resolving the files.  We aren't checking for those
> errors at the moment, but it would be good to add that at some point.

But there is no indication that the resolve function needs to be called
first for the filelist_contains function to work.

Also, see the email I just sent about killing resolving altogether...


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