[darcs-users] darcs patch: documented provenance of .tmp_versions and .DS_Store f...

Trent W. Buck trentbuck at gmail.com
Tue Oct 14 01:59:09 UTC 2008

Ben Franksen <ben.franksen at online.de> writes:

> David Roundy wrote:
>> On Mon, Oct 13, 2008 at 12:19:04AM +0200, ben.franksen at online.de wrote:
>>> There are still 2 remaining regexes at the end of the list which are
>>> undocumented. If someone (David?) can give me a clue I'll happily send
>>> another patch.
>> .prof is haskell profiling information.  
> Of course, stupid me.
>> I've no idea what a "|" directory is.
> No, the pattern in question means any file or directory name starting with a 
> comma. I think this is some VCS stuff but I can't remember which one.

RCS has metadata matching ",v$" or "RCS/[^/]+,v$".  I suppose it's
possible someone messed up the regex for that.  (Hell, it might even
have been me.)

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