Subject: BROKENWRKLOG changed
To: None <>
From: Roland Illig <>
List: pkgsrc-bulk
Date: 11/23/2005 21:49:36
Roland Illig wrote:
> Module Name:	pkgsrc
> Committed By:	rillig
> Date:		Wed Nov 23 20:45:11 UTC 2005
> Modified Files:
> 	pkgsrc/mk/bulk:
> Log Message:
> Changed the file extension of BROKENWRKLOG from ".html" to ".txt". This is
> mostly a cosmetic change. The motives for this change are that the HTML
> files only consisted of "<pre>", the properly quoted text/plain contents
> and "</pre>". There has been no documentation of reasons for encoding plain
> text in HTML unnecessarily, so this change will produce text/plain files
> instead.

In the unlikely case that your favorite browser misinterprets the 
.work.log.txt files as HTML, please complain here.

> Another change is that instead of appending to the BROKENWRKSRC, the file is
> overwritten each time. In a single bulk build this will not change anything.
> Only when the package is built multiple times in a single bulk build, the
> behavior will differ.

And if you don't like this change, you should have already complained 
three days ago when I posted the patch.