cvs commit: doc/notes release.txt

Justin C. Sherrill justin at
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 (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 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 has that code - here's a diff to
apply it to our

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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