[RFC] nALFS package log files

Jamie Bennett jamie_bennett at pcpmicro.co.uk
Wed Feb 11 05:40:00 PST 2004

Kevin P. Fleming wrote on 11 February 2004 14:22
> Jamie Bennett wrote:
>> I presume this is a typo or can a <package_run> really start with a
>> <end status="success">X+55</end> ? Otherwise I can't fault it.
> Nope, not a typo. Any parser of these future log files will need to
> parse all the children of a <package_run> element before searching for
> the <start> and <end> markers. To do otherwise presumes that the
> elements will be written out in chronological order, and I don't see a
> way to enforce that without hand-crafting the XML in nALFS, which would
> not be a wise idea.

I see, trying to catch me out ;)

Jamie Bennett	-	jamie at linuxfromscratch dot org

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