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On Tuesday 03 November 2009 18:03:20 Ulrich Mueller wrote:
> Find below a proposed agenda for our next meeting.
I'd like council to discuss what I consider a major bug in PMS -
see the discussion at
Since the PMS / QA ppl seemingly don't have the authority to decide it needs
to be deferred to council as far as I can tell.
Short version, PMS mandates bash 3.0, eclasses use 3.2 features (e.g. +=
assignment). No 3.0 ebuild is in the tree anymore, so the PMS requirement is
Practically the tree has grown beyond what PMS defines (and done so for about
a year now with eclasses and ebuilds "violating" PMS with noone caring).
I would appreciate a resolution to this issue, preferably one that doesn't
kill half our eclasses.