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magic headers (was: Upload of new texlive packages)



Florent Rougon <f.rougon@free.fr> wrote:

>> You are invited to fix this magic header for me:
>> eval '(exit $?0)' && eval 'exec perl -S $0 ${1+"$@"}' && eval 'exec perl -S $0 $
>> argv:q'
>>   if 0;
>> use strict;
>> $^W=1; # turn warning on
>> #
>
> Haha. I'm rather averting my eyes and running away!

This is considered RC by the release team.  There has been discussion
about this recently (I think it was in a lintian bug that I filed),
tetex should have an according bug, too.  I think we should simple
comment the magic and replace it by a 

#!/usr/bin/perl

line for Debian.

Regards, Frank
-- 
Frank Küster
Single Molecule Spectroscopy, Protein Folding @ Inst. f. Biochemie, Univ. Zürich
Debian Developer (teTeX/TeXLive)



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