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From: "Petteri Räty" <betelgeuse@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: newsitem: unmasking udev-181
Date: Sun, 11 Mar 2012 21:49:02
Message-Id: 4F5D1DA3.60708@gentoo.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: newsitem: unmasking udev-181 by William Hubbs
On 11.3.2012 23.43, William Hubbs wrote:
> On Sun, Mar 11, 2012 at 11:28:19PM +0200, Petteri Räty wrote: >> On 11.3.2012 17.33, Zac Medico wrote: >>> On 03/11/2012 04:03 AM, Petteri Räty wrote: >>>> The Display-If-Installed atom shows the news item to stable users once >>>> it's committed. I am not sure at what point does Portage show it when >>>> the atom is >= so we might want to evaluate the options. >>> >>> It's displayed after the package is installed, before emerge exits, just >>> after the message about config file updates. >> >> Based on this I think >= is better than < so people will get when they >> actually update. > > That means that people won't be notified that they have the news item to > read until after they install >= sys-fs/udev-181. > > Is that how we would want this to work? > > William
How do you plan to handle notifying stable users if you go with <? Petteri

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Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: newsitem: unmasking udev-181 William Hubbs <williamh@g.o>