[haiku] Re: Sniff Rules?

  • From: Pete Goodeve <pete.goodeve@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sat, 2 Mar 2013 21:07:24 -0800

On Sat, Mar 02, 2013 at 10:11:45PM -0500, Philippe Saint-Pierre wrote:
> You say it works on your machine?  Very odd...
> ...
> 
> hmm, I must admit the one I used to test and the one I wrote in that
> email were differents after a second look! the one that actually
> worked was 0.5 [0:100]("<CsoundSynthesizer")
> 
> Sorry about that! as for the difference between 0.5 , 0.25 or anything
> else, I'm not 100% positive but I think it has to do with priority,
> since the same file might get a positive reading from several
> sniffers.  Now, why does it fails if it's 0.25?.. that's a good
> question.

Hah, again... (:-))  I admit the 0.25 was thouroughly arbitrary; figuring
it was a priority, I chose something a little bit higher than... Source Code,
I think it was... but I guess it was a bad choice!

I'm hoping someone will show up with a full explanation, sometime.

Many thanks for your help.

        -- Pete --

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