[OpenBIOS] [PATCH] Rename conflicting hfsplus files

Blue Swirl blauwirbel at gmail.com
Sun Nov 28 21:07:23 CET 2010

On Sun, Nov 28, 2010 at 5:16 PM, Andreas Färber <andreas.faerber at web.de> wrote:
> Am 28.11.2010 um 15:50 schrieb Blue Swirl:
>> On Sun, Nov 21, 2010 at 1:52 PM, Andreas Färber <andreas.faerber at web.de>
>> wrote:
>>> Am 21.11.2010 um 13:33 schrieb Blue Swirl:
>>>> On Fri, Nov 19, 2010 at 2:15 AM, Segher Boessenkool
>>>> <segher at kernel.crashing.org> wrote:
>>>>>> Sounds to me like the real problem is with how ar is used, then?
>>>>>> Can you show the ar commands that fail?
>>>>> Oh I see now.  ar doesn't store pathname.
>>>>> If you can require a new enough binutils (2.19 or newer), you could
>>>>> use "thin archives", which don't have this limitation, and have
>>>>> some more advantages.  See the -T option to ar (ar rcsT bla.a ...)
>>>>> Another option is to have an archive file per directory.
>>>> The object files could be renamed before archiving, or GCC -o target
>>>> could be different from what simple %o: %.c substitution rule would
>>>> generate.
>>>> But googling for the project finds very few references, most of them
>>>> are OpenBIOS. This seems to be the source:
>>>> http://ftp.penguinppc.org/users/hasi/
>>>> It's stale, but I found it here:
>>>> http://www.koders.com/info.aspx?c=ProjectInfo&pid=XDR5GKGZPX43N13RGPC3DVB67A
>>>> in the project hfsplusutils. Linux fs/hfsplus seems to be very
>>>> different.
>>>> So I think renaming would be the easiest solution, in the unlikely
>>>> event that hfsplusutils project revives we can still pretty easily
>>>> refresh.
>>> Agreed.
>>> The patch once again is line-wrapped [1] unfortunately. It would be nice
>>> if
>>> you could push such patches to your http://repo.or.cz/w/openbios.git
>>> repository (or wherever) for testing.
>> Pushed, please test.
> Thanks, works for me. The slight dissimilarity with the original files stems
> from whitespace changes.

Probably because I have
        whitespace = fix
in $HOME/.gitconfig

> Acked-by: Andreas Färber <andreas.faerber at web.de>


> I would suggest to rename unicode.c and blockiter.c, too, though. Might bite
> in the future.

True. I updated and pushed.

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