On Tue, May 27, 2008 at 2:39 PM, Dan McGee <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Tue, May 27, 2008 at 2:23 PM, Sebastian Nowicki <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> For some reason `file` on Mac OSX has different arguments than BSD and
>> Linux; -i no longer prints out the mime strings. With the environment
>> variable COMMAND_MODE set to "legacy", `file` behaves more like it does
>> on Linux and BSD, i.e., `file -i` prints the mime type.
>> Signed-off-by: Sebastian Nowicki <email@example.com>
>> scripts/makepkg.sh.in | 2 ++
>> 1 files changed, 2 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)
>> diff --git a/scripts/makepkg.sh.in b/scripts/makepkg.sh.in
>> index 91b05f1..aa0b99e 100644
>> --- a/scripts/makepkg.sh.in
>> +++ b/scripts/makepkg.sh.in
>> @@ -32,6 +32,8 @@
>> # gettext initialization
>> export TEXTDOMAIN='pacman'
>> export TEXTDOMAINDIR='@localedir@'
>> +# necessary to achieve consistent behavior for `file` on Mac OSX
>> +export COMMAND_MODE=legacy
> Use ' (quotes) like every other variable here, but otherwise looks
> fine. I think this is the best solution to the problem.
> And concise is fine:
> # file -i is broken on Mac OSX unless legacy mode is set
> or at least I consider it broken.
> Acked-by: Dan McGee <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Ack to Dan's comments.
Acked-by: Aaron Griffin <email@example.com>
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