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From: Dirkjan Ochtman <djc@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] The Python problem
Date: Tue, 28 Jun 2011 08:07:52
Message-Id: BANLkTik4MSe1JcVA5wrb8GAiSRYSPyHtEg@mail.gmail.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] The Python problem by "Petteri Räty"
On Mon, Jun 27, 2011 at 22:46, Petteri Räty <betelgeuse@g.o> wrote:
>> Sure, but if that means the developers now have to bump every package >> in the tree when a new version of Python comes out, I'm not sure >> that's the best trade-off. > > And why can't this be handled by the eclass? If the ebuild is able to > specify it supports >=3.0 meaning it's expected that future versions > work then the eclass can make the new values available through IUSE when > new python versions are out and ebuilds don't require any changes.
I'd be happy to get that to work, it seems like a good solution. Cheers, Dirkjan

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