Re: First approximation of source line count for potato
Lars counted lines in potato and said:
> Files Size Lines AWK C C++ Perl Python
> 714315 7497103.3 228096.6 39.0 80457.0 7500.0 693.0 595.0
That sounds high. I have a counter program that I haven't quite
finished, I have much lower numbers. Either yours are over counting,
mine are under counting, or I forgot the numbers. (Can't get to them
for a few hours. I cratered the gateway at my house and have to lay
I'll put up a web page of the results tonight. It would be nice if
a few developers would independently spot check the results.
I was concerned about publishing these numbers. I'd hate to have people
saying things like "Operating system XXX is bloated, it has 4 times as
much source as operating system YYY."
> File type recognition is based on filename suffix, I didn't have the
> patience to run file on each file.
Great minds think alike. :-) `file' is shockingly slow when you think
about 714315 files.
Jim Studt, President
The Federated Software Group, Inc.