add guile-fslib

DoneSubmitted by Zelphir Kaltstahl.
2 participants
  • Ricardo Wurmus
  • Zelphir Kaltstahl
Zelphir Kaltstahl wrote on 10 Apr 2021 22:35
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Hello GNU Guix Team,

this patch should add guile-fslib to GNU Guix.

Best regards,

From c3ac8b0ebda8f34a4d1f8cc9411f586c9dcdc3b8 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Zelphir Kaltstahl <>
Date: Sat, 10 Apr 2021 22:13:13 +0200
Subject: [PATCH] add guile-fslib

Q: What changes affected a particular source file?
A: Adding guile-fslib adds a public definition to guile-xyz.scm.

Q: Was a particular source file renamed or moved, and if so, as part of what change?
A: No such change.

Q: What changes affected a given function or macro or definition of a data structure?
A: No such change.

Q: Was a function (or a macro or the definition of a data structure) renamed or moved from another file, and if so, as part of which change?
A: No such change.

Q: What changes deleted a function (or macro or data structure)?
A: No such change.

Q: What was the rationale for a given change, and what were its main ideas?
A: The addition of guile-fslib aims to provide helper functions for working with locations in the file system from GNU Guile.

Q: Is there any additional information regarding the change, and if so, where can it be found?
A: The repository of the added library is:
gnu/packages/guile-xyz.scm | 25 +++++++++++++++++++++++++
1 file changed, 25 insertions(+)

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diff --git a/gnu/packages/guile-xyz.scm b/gnu/packages/guile-xyz.scm
index b2cbf3e898..043b4f8dba 100644
--- a/gnu/packages/guile-xyz.scm
+++ b/gnu/packages/guile-xyz.scm
@@ -36,6 +36,7 @@
 ;;; Copyright © 2021 Bonface Munyoki Kilyungi <>
 ;;; Copyright © 2021 Xinglu Chen <>
 ;;; Copyright © 2021 Leo Le Bouter <>
+;;; Copyright © 2021 Zelphir Kaltstahl <>
 ;;; This file is part of GNU Guix.
@@ -4671,3 +4672,27 @@ properties inspired by ghc-quickcheck.  You can use it to express properties,
 which functions should satisfy, as Scheme code and then check whether they hold
 in a large number of randomly generated test cases.")
     (license license:gpl3+)))
+(define-public guile-fslib
+  (package
+    (name "guile-fslib")
+    (version "0.2.0")
+    (source
+     (origin
+       (method git-fetch)
+       (uri (git-reference
+             (url "")
+             (commit version)))
+       (file-name (git-file-name name version))
+       (sha256
+        (base32
+         "118d84p443w7hrslv8hjyhgws631ia08mggiyklkmk0b9plfdsvz"))))
+    (build-system guile-build-system)
+    (inputs
+     `(("guile" ,guile-3.0)))
+    (home-page "")
+    (synopsis "helper functions for working with location in file systems")
+    (description
+     "This package contains helper functions for working with file system locations.")
+    (license license:agpl3+)))
Ricardo Wurmus wrote on 10 May 2021 12:11
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Hi Zelphir,

sorry for the delay. I changed the commit message and made a few
minor whitespace changes, and the pushed commit 767c3df815.


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