[pacman-dev] [PATCH v4] paccache: adding the possibility for multiple cachedirs

Yanus Poluektovich ypoluektovich at gmail.com
Wed Aug 27 12:02:49 EDT 2014

On 08/27/2014 07:55 PM, Dave Reisner wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 27, 2014 at 06:09:37PM +0400, Yanus Poluektovich wrote:
>> Why is the dir list comma-separated? The standard for *nix is to separate
>> paths with a colon.
> In environment variables, sure. Do you have an example of where this is
> done in a command line argument?

Hmmm. Off the top of my head I can remember one — java -cp argument.

> I'm actually reconsidering my stance on the feature entirely, as it
> disallows cachedirs with legitimate "," characters in them. I think
> maybe it's sufficient to just accept multiple -c arguments (a feature
> which isn't actually documented anywhere but in the commit message and
> code).
> d

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