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From: Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@××××××××××.com>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: PROPERTIES=funky-slots
Date: Sat, 23 Jun 2012 19:22:29
Message-Id: 20120623201627.788d1dcb@googlemail.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: PROPERTIES=funky-slots by Alex Alexander
On Sat, 23 Jun 2012 22:14:32 +0300
Alex Alexander <wired@g.o> wrote:
> If it is a package without reverse dependencies, updating to the most > recent slot and/or version should be expected unless the user has the > slot defined in the world file.
That's the part that no longer holds. The package mangler now needs a way of knowing that for a certain few packages, bringing in new slots when not explicitly required is undesirable. -- Ciaran McCreesh

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