[pacman-dev] [PATCH] [WIP] Extend database upgrade script to handle alpm db version 9

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Mon Aug 4 01:43:47 EDT 2014

On 03/08/14 15:31, Andrew Gregory wrote:
> Original-work-by: Allan McRae <allan at archlinux.org>
> Signed-off-by: Andrew Gregory <andrew.gregory.8 at gmail.com>
> ---
> Changes:
> * set alternate root with PACROOT environment variable
> * filter results through grep and sort to remove empty lines and duplicates
> * add parent directories (duplicates filtered out by sort)
> * verify that the resolved directory is inside our root
> * replace longer symlinks first
> * handle conflict between resolved directory and existing filelist entry

This looks fine on first pass to me.   Why do you think this is a WIP?
Is there something more needing done?


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