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To: Thomas Anderson <gentoofan23@g.o>
From: Petteri R├Ąty <betelgeuse@g.o>
Subject: Re: Question I had while writing my devmanual patch about eclasses
Date: Mon, 08 Jun 2009 21:36:53 +0300
Thomas Anderson wrote:
> While writing the devmanual patch that I agreed to write for removal of
> eclasses I came across the very vague definition of "deprecating"
> eclasses before removal. Ulrich(last name ommitted to avoid stabbing ;-) )
> and we came up with the following for the process of deprecating an
> eclass:
> 
> a. make sure nothing in the tree uses it any more
> b. announce deprecation on -dev

-dev-announce

> c. put a warning in pkg_setup

Could make use of what debug.eclass does now.


Regards,
Petteri

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