Fix for batch mode (was Re: batch mode maintainability)

Martin Pool mbp at
Wed Jan 23 16:37:53 EST 2002

On 17 Jan 2002, Jos Backus <josb at> wrote:
> I have found the problem: a missed change from dev_t to DEV64_T. See the last
> hunk for batch.c in the patch below against today's CVS. It also appends a
> newline to the argvs file and skips adding the source directory to the command
> line.


When you get a chance, could you please look at writing some more
documentation about batch mode?  It would also be good to try to split
out the code a little more.   All the if(read_batch) conditionals look
highly breakable.


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