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From: Rene Rivera (grafikrobot_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-10-25 13:03:43

Vladimir Prus wrote:
> I get:
> XXXXX 4.0.3 Ubuntu 4.0.3-1ubuntu5
> YYYYY ubuntu 4.0.3-1ubuntu5
> ZZZZZ ubuntu______-_ubuntu_
> Which probably means that regex.transform misbehaves.

Hm, perhaps we should add some tests for this kind of case :-)

> At the same time, I think encoding full "flavour" starts to look unnecessary.
> The most important use case for that is mingw/cygwin -- which we need to
> support. But for Linux, adding the name of the distro to target path looks
> unncessary for most users. Can we just MATCH for mingw/cygwin?

I'm now thinking the same thing, so yes. I had the impression the flavor
was a bit more stable, but since it looks fairly messy it's best to
limit which ones we propagate. So I'll add a filter to only add it as we
find particular uses for it. Anyone know how the Cygwin GCC identifies

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