State of Perl scripts in tools, esp. in re: hash

Nic Bernstein nic at
Sat Jan 14 20:36:12 EST 2017

After much git heroism (new desktop) a new version of translatesieve is 
available here:

Comments please, or merge.

On 01/13/2017 12:39 PM, Nic Bernstein via Cyrus-devel wrote:
> On 01/13/2017 07:00 AM, Nic Bernstein via Cyrus-devel wrote:
>> I can (and, honestly, already have) fix translatesieve, and a similar 
>> fix can be added to upgradesieve or any other of these scripts.  I 
>> think rehash should be left alone, as anyone who's already used 
>> hashing has what they have, which means they may already have 
>> upper-case directories.  Let's not break that.
>> I'll have something committed in an hour or two.
> Okay, that was a bogus claim.  Turns out translatesieve assumes that 
> one needs adjust for both altnamespace AND unixhierarchysep. If you 
> have already been using altnamespace, it borks up the sieve scripts 
> mercilessly.  This requires a complete rewrite, which I've undertaken, 
> so it won't be getting committed anytime soon. Hopefully this weekend :-)
> Cheers,
>     -nic

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