[pacman-dev] [PATCH] repo-add; add option to remove existing package files from disk

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Thu May 30 21:15:05 EDT 2013

On 31/05/13 11:07, Phillip Smith wrote:
> On 31 May 2013 10:51, Allan McRae <allan at archlinux.org> wrote:
>> Hint: add comments like "Updated this patch"...  under the "---" above.
>>  Then it is not part of the commit message.
> Thanks Allan; was not aware of that. Will do next time.
>>> +             elif (( RMEXISTING )); then
>>> +                     # only remove existing package if we're not doing deltas
>>> +                     pkgentry=$(find_pkgentry "$pkgname")
>>> +                     if [[ -n $pkgentry ]]; then
>>> +                             local oldfilename="$(awk '/%FILENAME%/ {getline; print}' "$pkgentry/desc")"
>> See Dave's comment about using sed here.
> I saw that this morning; do you want me to amend the patch to use sed?

Yes please.

> If so, how do I do that with git without having to do everything over
> again instead of creating a new commit that will generate 2 patches (1
> for the original change, and 1 to fix the first)?

Assuming it is the top commit, make the adjustment in makepkg.sh.in.
Then "git add makepkg.sh.in", "git commit --amend".   Or in one command
"git commit -a --amend".


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