cvs commit: ports/ports-mgmt/bpkg Makefile ports/ports-mgmt/bpkg/files bpkg.8

Doug Barton dougb at
Sun Sep 26 02:40:54 UTC 2010

On 9/25/2010 4:01 PM, Andy Kosela wrote:
> Doug Barton<dougb at>  wrote:
>> FYI, it's never necessary to do 'cat $file | grep' you can always do
>> 'grep $file' instead.
>> The bit on finding the directory for a port (the ones that start with
>> pwd= in the diff) can also be done a bit more efficiently with this at
>> the beginning:
>> grep -m1 "/$e|" INDEX
> Yeah I agree, will incorporate your suggestions into the code.  However
> -m1 option is not useful here as:
>   $ grep -m1 "/$tin|" INDEX
> lists only zh-tin (first match), where first and foremost we are looking
> for tin.

I did not review the code in depth so if multiple matches are valuable 
to you, then certainly the -m1 option is not relevant. If however you're 
looking for a unique value in the INDEX file (specified as 
category/portname) then it would be.




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