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From: Justin <jlec@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] About what would be included in EAPI5
Date: Sat, 16 Jun 2012 13:03:57
Message-Id: 4FDC8407.9010806@gentoo.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] About what would be included in EAPI5 by Pacho Ramos
On 16.06.2012 14:26, Pacho Ramos wrote:
> El sáb, 16-06-2012 a las 14:12 +0200, Ulrich Mueller escribió: >>>>>>> On Sat, 16 Jun 2012, Pacho Ramos wrote: >> >>> I would like to know if there is some place where things going to be >>> included (or proposed to be included) for eapi5 are listed (if such >>> place exists). Currently, looks like there is no eapi5 tracker :-/ >> >> The PMS git repository has an eapi-5 development branch, and some >> parallel discussion took place in the gentoo-pms mailing list. >> >> So far we have: >> ╓──── >> ║ EAPI 5 is EAPI 4 with the following changes: >> ║ >> ║ • econf adds --disable-silent-rules. >> ║ • Slot operator dependencies. >> ║ • src_test supports parallel tests. >> ║ • USE is calculated differently. >> ║ • IMAGE is gone. >> ║ • REQUIRED_USE now supports ?? groups. >> ║ • apply_user_patches function, with src_prepare changes. >> ║ • EBUILD_PHASE_FUNC. >> ║ • find is guaranteed to be GNU. >> ║ • new* can read from standard input. >> ╙──── >> >> Ulrich >> >> > > OK, would you let me to create a tracker bug for eapi5 accepted item? > About suggesting new item (like forcing rebuilding of other packages as > discussed some days ago and crosscompile support suggested by Tommy > today), I guess we need to get them voted by the council? > > Thanks :) >
At Fosdem Petteri talked about ideas for next EAPI, which brought up some discussions. Perhaps he or someone else who remembers could summarize the ideas. justin

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