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Re: [joist-dev] make/sh ugliness

Author edk
Full name Ed Korthof
Date 2000-12-18 17:46:30 PST
Message On Mon, Dec 18, 2000 at 05:35:51PM -0800, Jon Stevens wrote:
> How is checking to see if an argument has data as being ugly? I always
> thought that validating your variable data before trying to access it is a
> good thing. :-)

it should be valid to have an empty list. having to check to see if the
list is empty is just ugly ... but this is a general sh / make issue.
and i've never heard anyone call sh programming pretty.

cheers --

ed
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make/sh ugliness edk Ed Korthof 2000-12-18 16:52:30 PST
     Re: [joist-dev] make/sh ugliness Jon Stevens <jon at latchkey dot com> Jon Stevens <jon at latchkey dot com> 2000-12-18 17:09:03 PST
         Re: [joist-dev] make/sh ugliness edk Ed Korthof 2000-12-18 17:28:27 PST
             Re: [joist-dev] make/sh ugliness Jon Stevens <jon at latchkey dot com> Jon Stevens <jon at latchkey dot com> 2000-12-18 17:35:51 PST
                 Re: [joist-dev] make/sh ugliness edk Ed Korthof 2000-12-18 17:46:30 PST
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