cvs commit: doc/notes release.txt
Justin C. Sherrill
justin at shiningsilence.com
Tue Jan 3 19:15:03 PST 2006
On Tue, January 3, 2006 2:59 pm, Matthew Dillon said:
> I think FreeBSD recently adjusted their log_accum script to parse
> out the new files. This is the junk in /home/dcvs/CVSROOT, in
> particular the log_accum.pl (perl) script. I would have fixed this
> long ago but I really have a hard time reading perl regex junk.
> Would someone like to take up the job?
Looking at the code, it appears that the URL adding comes from reading off
the Revision summary, and the version of log_accum.pl that we have writes
that summary only for changed files, not for new or removed files. The
subroutines were there, but they didn't do anything.
Version 1.85 of FreeBSD's log_accum.pl has that code - here's a diff to
apply it to our log_accum.pl.
Matt - can you apply this? This is untested, but I am relatively
confident it shouldn't damage anything. It would be worthwhile to move to
the FreeBSD versions of these scripts at some point, as they've gone
through a lot of cleanup.
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