[Python-Dev] End of the mystery "@README.txt Mercurial bug"

Oleg Broytman phd at phdru.name
Wed Jun 26 14:44:05 CEST 2013

On Wed, Jun 26, 2013 at 08:18:27AM -0400, "Eric V. Smith" <eric at trueblade.com> wrote:
> >>> find $(srcdir)/* ...
> >>>
> >>> to avoid this problem. It won't expand the .hg top-level directory.
> >>
> >>    Or find \( -type d -name .hg -prune \) -o ...
> I'm torn. Yours is more obvious, but we'd likely need to add .svn, .git,

   How many of those dot-files/directories are there beside .*ignore?

> etc. Maybe find $(srcdir)/[a-zA-Z]* ... would be good enough to ignore
> all dot directories/files?

   On the other hand yes, I think it'd be enough.

     Oleg Broytman            http://phdru.name/            phd at phdru.name
           Programmers don't die, they just GOSUB without RETURN.

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