filesystem patch

Farkas Levente lfarkas at
Wed Nov 26 09:33:38 UTC 2008

Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 25, 2008 at 11:30:49PM +0100, Farkas Levente wrote:
>> Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
>>> On Tue, Nov 25, 2008 at 06:34:20PM +0100, Farkas Levente wrote:
>>>> hi,
>>>> a second try to make a common scripts.
>>>> i hope it'll work.
>>>> i still not enable, but it also would be useful with this patch.
>>> I don't have time now, but I will check this tomorrow.
>>> Have you tried to use strace on mingw32-make?  Last time I saw that
>>> the %{name} and %{version} macros were not being substituted into the
>>> variables on the make command line, which is why I rejected that
>>> patch.
>> i don't really understand it. i try this both from spec file and command
>> line, but there is no %{name} and %{version} in it? what can i looking
>> for in a strace output?
> OK, that's encouraging, but I'll check for sure tomorrow.  You need to
> do something like:
>   strace -f -o /tmp/log -s 4096 mingw32-make
>   grep '%' /tmp/log | less

i can't see anything interesting in it.
anyway here a modified (two char) version of the previous patch (which
looks better).

  Levente                               "Si vis pacem para bellum!"
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