HEADS UP: Eclipse 3.0 updated

Panagiotis Astithas past at netmode.ntua.gr
Mon Jul 26 14:02:56 PDT 2004

Jeremy Faulkner wrote:
> I did not describe my fix, I described the problem. Here is another 
> patch that removes the unnecessary greps. The redirection of stderr in 
> this patch to /dev/null is only to avoid having it go to console during 
> the compile.
> It doesn't really matter if you have KDE installed or not, you can test 
> the fix by making it search for a pkg that you don't have installed.
> pkg_info -xc 'SomePkgThatIsNotInstalled' > test.txt
> <pkg not found error to stderr>
> cat test.txt
> <nothing>
> pkg_info -xc 'SomePkgThatIsInstalled' > test.txt
> <no output>
> cat test.txt
> <the pkg information>
> So, pkg_info returns nothing to stderr if the pkg is not installed, and 
> returns the pkg information if the pkg is installed, thus the logic 
> reversal in the if statement.

(I suppose you meant s/stderr/stdout/)
Thanks, I can see what you meant now. I'm OK with this, if you have 
verified that the patch works (I can't test it unfortunately).



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