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Date: Tue, 03 Jul 2012 02:13:42 +0200
From: magnum <>
Subject: Re: New -list function added to bleeding.  -list=format-methods

On 2012-07-03 02:07, jfoug wrote:
> I used override, due to my background in C++   All of the methods are
> implemented. The 'fmt_default_WHICH' is the base implementation.  NULL
> should be viewed as a 'pure virtual' in C++.  I.e. bad, and should be set to
> default.   When a format author writes his own, he has overridden the
> default method.
> However, the naming really means little to me.  If others want it changed,
> that is fine, the output is what is important anyway.

It's not important to me either. It just took me a sec to grasp it.

> Btw, sha1-raw-LI does have a get-source ;)   See why this information was
> needed.

Lol, yes. I confused it with raw-sha1-ng, and when I double-checked it,
I looked in the latter source file %-)


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