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>>>>> On Sat, 10 Oct 2009, Ciaran McCreesh wrote:
> Different Portage versions do different things with mtimes,
From bug 181021 I conclude that Portage preserves timestamps since
version 22.214.171.124, and 126.96.36.199 went stable in August 2007. That's more
than two years ago.
> so currently ebuilds can't rely upon any particular behaviour.
Show me _one_ user who is still using an older Portage version
(together with a current tree). ;-)