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From: Jeroen Roovers <jer@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] RFD: EAPI specification in ebuilds
Date: Thu, 08 Mar 2012 17:31:50
Message-Id: 20120308183047.07006494@epia.jer-c2.orkz.net
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] RFD: EAPI specification in ebuilds by Ciaran McCreesh
On Thu, 8 Mar 2012 17:14:58 +0000
Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@××××××××××.com> wrote:

> Having a different, special rule for something that looks exactly like > lots of other things that do not have that different, special rule is > hardly hair splitting. This rule would have to be documented and have > special code to carefully enforce it. That's a big deal.
Exactly like HOMEPAGE is a big deal? HOMEPAGE Package's homepage. If you are unable to locate an official one, try to provide a link to freshmeat.net or a similar package tracking site. Never refer to a variable name in the string; include only raw text. http://devmanual.gentoo.org/ebuild-writing/variables/index.html jer

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Re: [gentoo-dev] RFD: EAPI specification in ebuilds Kent Fredric <kentfredric@×××××.com>
Re: [gentoo-dev] RFD: EAPI specification in ebuilds Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@××××××××××.com>