[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: more package transformations: overrides

From: Maxim Cournoyer
Subject: Re: more package transformations: overrides
Date: Fri, 24 Mar 2023 12:09:41 -0400
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/28.2 (gnu/linux)


Sarthak Shah <> writes:

> Hello,
>> By separate file or stdin your really mean stdin, correct?  As in:
>> --8<---------------cut here---------------start------------->8---
>> guix something < args.txt or
>> echo "$args" | guix something
>> --8<---------------cut here---------------end--------------->8---
>> One note: since this mechanism could be generally useful, it should be
>> globally available (like 'guix build' options), for any 'guix'
>> invocation.
> Actually, while using this shell script you could also pass a file directly
> i.e all of these will work:
> -----(shell)------
> ./guix-shell-with-args /path/to/some/file-with-args
> ./guix-shell-with-args < /some/other/file
> echo "something from stdin" | ./guix-shell-with-args
> -------------------

Interesting, althoug I think accepting a file would be perhaps going too
far, not sure.  I think targetting an explicit arg and stdin would be
a good starting point.


reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]