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To: Luca Barbato <lu_zero@g.o>
From: Tiziano Müller <dev-zero@g.o>
Subject: Re: Issues regarding glep-55 (Was: Re: Preliminary Meeting-Topics for 12 February 2009)
Date: Mon, 23 Feb 2009 09:38:06 +0100
> What is proposed in glep-55 seems to aim to solve both issues at the 
> same time (it isn't stated) by switching file extension every time the 
> eapi is changed. This is slightly against the principle of the least 
> surprise and apparently is disliked by enough people to lead the 
> situation to be discussed in the council.
> 

Instead of switching file extension every time the eapi is changed you
could also increment it only when a new EAPI breaks sourcing the ebuild
compared to the requirements of the prior EAPI.
(This way you'd in fact split EAPI into a major- and a minor-version.)




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Re: Re: Issues regarding glep-55 (Was: [gentoo-council] Re: Preliminary Meeting-Topics for 12 February 2009)
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Re: Preliminary Meeting-Topics for 12 February 2009
-- Tiziano Müller
Re: Preliminary Meeting-Topics for 12 February 2009
-- Donnie Berkholz
Re: Preliminary Meeting-Topics for 12 February 2009
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Re: Preliminary Meeting-Topics for 12 February 2009
-- Ciaran McCreesh
Re: Preliminary Meeting-Topics for 12 February 2009
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-- Ciaran McCreesh
Re: Preliminary Meeting-Topics for 12 February 2009
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Re: Preliminary Meeting-Topics for 12 February 2009
-- Ryan Hill
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-- Ciaran McCreesh
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