[Rake-devel] makefile loader bu

Jim Weirich jim.weirich at gmail.com
Tue Jul 22 19:14:16 EDT 2008


On Jul 22, 2008, at 12:29 PM, Ittay Dror wrote:
> when parsing dependency files in the format of make (generated by  
> unix compilers), the file_task variable (actually, the file name) is  
> not stripped. so if it contains spaces, it means it represents a  
> different task than what you'd expect.

[and]

> I found that reading the whole file in one go and then parsing it is  
> twice as fast as reading it line by line.

Thanks.  I've added these items to the Rake todo list.  Do you have a  
test for the parsing bug?

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