[Rake-devel] FileList#exclude and globbing patternsl

Ittay Dror ittay.dror at gmail.com
Mon Nov 3 06:28:14 EST 2008


When using FileList#exclude with a globbing pattern, it uses Dir[pat] to 
get all files matching the pattern and then adds them to an ignore list 
which is then converted to a regular expression.

This process is very slow. Why not use File.fnmatch? 


Ittay Dror <ittay.dror at gmail.com>

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