[ANNOUNCE] FIAIF version 1.5.0-1
Sat Jan 4 20:19:09 CET 2003
> I would have to have a wider range of linux to test on to suggest the
> best solution, but under redhat, there is a file /etc/redhat-release
> which could be checked for, and then cased on.
FIAIF cannot support all kind's of distributions (different version of
RH, Mandrake, Debian, Suse, PLD, etc.) in the makefile. It would simply
be too hard to maintain. The Tests for directories seems to be the
easiest and best.
I totally understand.
> Additionally - make gets unhappy, in my experience, with comments w/in
> targets, and there were some shell things that needed to be corrected in
> that target. I made some changes that seemed to address the issue with
> that target - see the attached unidiff.
Ok. Comments have been removed, and the diff applied.
I wonder however why the two last tests are so equal. The first tests
for existance of /etc/rc.d/init.d and the next tests for /etc/rc.d,
and they do the same. It seems that the 3. test is redundant, which is
why I have removed it.
I didn't want to mess with what you had as I don't have SUSE or older
RH systems to test against; so I left that in.
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