svn commit: r270510 - head

Gleb Smirnoff glebius at
Mon Aug 25 14:11:02 UTC 2014

On Sun, Aug 24, 2014 at 04:01:23PM -0700, Don Lewis wrote:
D> >>> +# 20040728: GCC 3.4.2
D> >>> +OLD_DIRS+=usr/include/c++/3.3
D> >>> +OLD_FILES+=usr/include/c++/3.3/FlexLexer.h
D> >>> +OLD_FILES+=usr/include/c++/3.3/algorithm
D> >>> +OLD_FILES+=usr/include/c++/3.3/backward/algo.h
D> >> 
D> >> I suspect that there's a story here that needs to be told..
D> > 
D> > Yes, if it hasn't been a problem in 10 years, why do it now?
D> I found those leftovers on one of my machines.  They are probably
D> harmless cruft, but I thought a few other folks might be in the same
D> situation.
D> One could argue that older entries should eventually get pruned.  We've
D> got stuff in there dating back to 1996 ...

IMHO, all stuff from the very beginning should be there. There should
be a way to cleanup a source upgraded machine, that had run for years.

And carrying this stuff costs us almost nothing.

Totus tuus, Glebius.

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