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Ciaran McCreesh wrote:
> On Wed, 11 Mar 2009 16:20:25 +0100
> Luca Barbato <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>>> [ebuild U ] sys-devel/gcc-4.4.0_pre20090310 [from svn master
>>> That claim right there is enough to show that you haven't thought
>>> about this at all. Your proposal is lots of handwaving magic, most
>>> of it unimplementable. I suggest you put together a reference
>>> implementation before promoting this idea any further.
>> What's wrong is U that should be R beside that there isn't much
> The U isn't the problem. The svn revision is the problem. You need to
> consider how the package manager would get the revision.
I know, if you are re emerging you have those information, if you are
updating you won't have them. That's why either the U or the revision
information is wrong.
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