Hugo van der Kooij
hvdkooij at vanderkooij.org
Sun Aug 24 23:17:05 IST 2008
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Julian Field wrote:
> Hugo van der Kooij wrote:
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>> Julian Field wrote:
>>> /usr/lib/MailScanner/MailScanner/CustomFunctions/MyExample.pm, it could
>>> not be "require"d. Make sure the last line of the file says "1;" at
>>> /usr/lib/MailScanner/MailScanner/Config.pm line 624
>> Without the debugging this is all you get. The error could be anything
>> but this line points in a rather specific direction al the time.
>> Rewording this line to be more generic would push me sooner to looking
>> at another section instead of that one line. Now I spend some time
>> thinking wether or not an empty line could be the problem. While it was
>> in fact a missing " somewhere else.
> I think requiring you to do a "MailScanner --lint" to check the syntax
> of your Custom Functions is okay.
>> With fingers not always doing exactly what I want them to do I am used
>> to finding typo's in every line I write. But when an error points to
>> something specific I start looking for the indicated error.
>> Rephrasing it in the next version will prevent such misunderstandings.
> Suggested wording?
Just remove the pointer to a specific problem. Someting like:
/usr/lib/MailScanner/MailScanner/CustomFunctions/MyExample.pm, it could
not be "require"d at /usr/lib/MailScanner/MailScanner/Config.pm line 624
>> PS: I spotted and fixed 15 finger mismatches in this simple message
>> before I did send it. Just curious how many I still missed.
> Learn to type more accurately? :-)
To bad it is a wiring problem. The fingers will simply not always do
exactly what I order them. Or not in the specific order if I want to go
at any speed. It is a minor nuisance I learned to live with. I watch out
for the common RSI causes to minimize the risk of it getting any worse.
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>>A: Because it reverses the logical flow of conversation.
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