does libhttpseverywhere have to have a 7MB uncompressed file of rules in the files dir?
jmr at macports.org
Fri Oct 23 11:31:54 UTC 2020
It does seem like that really ought to be a distfile. Going by the
comment, it is a newer upstream version of the file. Surely it must be
available for download from somewhere. Worst case, it can be hosted on
GitHub in a separate repo.
On 2020-10-23 20:08 , Christopher Jones wrote:
> This file has annoyed me on a number of occasions. I work with a full
> git checkout and tend to use utilities like ‘git grep’ a lot, and this
> file often gets a hit in those searches, and due to its size spams the
> results rendering it almost impossible to view any after that file.
> One option, if the port still needs to patch these rules, would be to
> store it compressed in git, and uncompress it on the fly during patching
>> On 23 Oct 2020, at 2:52 am, Ken Cunningham
>> <ken.cunningham.webuse at gmail.com
>> <mailto:ken.cunningham.webuse at gmail.com>> wrote:
>> The ports tree is getting bloaty as it is, but is is fairly egregious
>> ls -la
>> total 13680
>> drwxr-xr-x 5 root wheel 160 22 Oct 18:46 .
>> drwxr-xr-x 4 root wheel 128 23 Aug 15:39 ..
>> -rw-r--r-- 1 root wheel 6992700 23 Aug 15:39 default.rulesets
>> -rw-r--r-- 1 root wheel 664 23 Aug 15:39
>> -rw-r--r-- 1 root wheel 910 28 Jun 07:30 patch-vala-0.42.diff
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