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Re: CVS update: subversion/subversion/libsvn_subr svn_string.c

From: B. W. Fitzpatrick <fitz_at_red-bean.com>
Date: 2001-04-10 13:55:34 CEST

> > > The python tutorial says:
> > >
> > > (http://mvl.mit.edu/VRUT/python/tut/scripts.html)
>
> Where the hell did that URL come from?

Google, of course. :)

> oy. The official/current URL is:
>
> http://www.python.org/doc/current/tut/tut.html
>
> >...
> > > #!/usr/bin/env python
> > >
> > > (assuming that the interpreter is on the user's $PATH) at the
>
> That $PATH is the key. We should use the "env" trick, but also recognize
> that it isn't a "perfect" solution (I've had "env" break when running
> scripts in a CGI environment). Ideally, configure would search all
> reasonable locations or ask the user to tell it the right location, and then
> subst that into all the scripts. But that is just too much work for too
> little gain.
>
> So yah... all of our Python scripts should just use "env" until somebody
> wants to take the pain.

Heh. Agreed.

-Fitz
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