From: Jeff Garland (jeff_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-07-17 17:57:25
On Sat, 17 Jul 2004 16:47:57 -0500, Rene Rivera wrote
> > Don't know... I just ran the default for the inspect tool which does all
> > the checks. You tell me; Should I filter that out?
> OK, taking to myself ;-) I ran it again without that check. I guess
> that since we are unlikely to go change >3900 files in a few days
> it's pointless even if it was a requirement.
We've never enforced that every last file contain licensing information --
particularly the documentation and Jamfiles. By my eye this is the majority
of the problems.
I'm much more worried about the tabs and file lengths. I believe 31 chars is
the maximum allowed on CD-ROMs and MAC platforms. And, of course, tabs are
So if we wanted to filter down the report I suggest we throw out all the
BTW: I've already checked in fixes for the date_time long filenames and files
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