Subject: Re: Removing empty PLIST files?
To: Thomas Klausner <>
From: D'Arcy J.M. Cain <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/16/2007 10:03:15
On Fri, 16 Mar 2007 07:45:22 +0100
Thomas Klausner <> wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 16, 2007 at 01:40:16AM -0400, D'Arcy J.M. Cain wrote:
> > Do we have any idea how many files this would get rid of?  I find it
> > hard to believe that more than a small percentage are empty.  This just
> > feels like optimizing before benchmarking.
> About 950.

That many?  I'm surprised.  Still, that's less than 15% and they still
have to be replaced by human time.  I'm not sure that I would feel it
was a good tradeoff if it was my disk and sweat.  However, it's a
volunteer project so it isn't my sweat to conserve.

D'Arcy J.M. Cain <>