[PATCH] small speedups in Mk/bsd.port.mk
kris at obsecurity.org
Mon May 3 01:14:26 PDT 2004
On Mon, May 03, 2004 at 10:09:53AM +0200, Roman Neuhauser wrote:
> # kris at obsecurity.org / 2004-05-02 23:52:09 -0700:
> > On Sun, May 02, 2004 at 09:03:55AM +0200, Roman Neuhauser wrote:
> > > Hrmph, right, dot is just one of regexp metacharacters.
> > > This version uses plain string comparisons in DISTINFO_SIZE_AWK and
> > > DISTINFO_CKSUM_AWK.
> > >
> > > Thanks again for testing! This would have taken weeks if I submitted
> > > the patch right away.
> > But that's why you should always test patches thoroughly before
> > submitting them, right? ;-)
> Yes, and I didn't mean to imply anything except that dealing with
> portmgr@ is slow business.
> As I said, my box has cooling problems, e. g. it couldn't finish two
> consecutive builds of mod_php4 yesterday. Plus, testing can't prove
> absence of bugs, and I of course tested all changes, but missed some
> things, like the fact that there are more RE metacharacters than
> just the dot. That's what public testing is good for, right? :)
> BTW any progress with ports/40699? Average response time from
> portmgr@ 7 months, and it's been suspended ("the patch doesn't apply
> anymore"; no wonder two years after it's been submitted :) for more
> than month despite three new versions of the patch?
We'll be able to look at it once 4.10 is out the door.
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