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Re: DEP 5 and directory/file names with spaces

On Mon, Jun 08, 2009 at 09:11:09PM -0700, Steve Langasek wrote:
> vorlon@gluck> cd /srv/lintian.debian.org/laboratory/source
> vorlon@gluck> find . -name '*,*' | wc -l
> 9
> vorlon@gluck> find . -name '* *' | wc -l
> 23
> vorlon@gluck>

Sorry, this is an incorrect test; on closer examination, the upstream
tarballs aren't unpacked in the lintian lab.  The actual count (from a
recursive tar ztvf) is

  commas:	1032
  spaces:	7305
  total files:	4180690

By number of affected packages, this is:

  commas:	57
  spaces:	310

> This is bikeshedding in the extreme.

But I think this still stands.

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
Debian Developer                   to set it on, and I can move the world.
Ubuntu Developer                                    http://www.debian.org/
slangasek@ubuntu.com                                     vorlon@debian.org

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