Re: [dev] [st] Add a newline to the string printed in die

From: Christoph Lohmann <>
Date: Tue, 11 Dec 2012 10:39:55 +0100


On Tue, 11 Dec 2012 10:39:55 +0100 "Roberto E. Vargas Caballero" <> wrote:
> > No, this will change the die() behaviour between all suckless projects.
> Then, change die in all the projects, it is the usual way of working with
> other issues, no?

Why should your taste change all the behaviour of die() in all suckless
projects? Appending the \n by the programmer adds flexibility, so there
is no need to write a die‐no‐newline() function.

> > Please send patches as attached files.
> Since we are using now git, it is easier and logic send the patches in this
> way, so the code of the patch can be included and modified in replies. You
> only have to use git am if you want to incorpore then to the main repository
> ,and it will keep the correct author and commiter, that I can see this
> information is lost now (I think it is not the correct way put a 'thanks' in
> the commit message).

I won’t accept such patches. Please send attached files. I won’t imple‐
ment the outdated mbox or Maildir format for this.


Christoph Lohmann
Received on Tue Dec 11 2012 - 10:39:55 CET

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