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From: Zac Medico <zmedico@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: Gentoo News file about GNOME 3.2's unmasking
Date: Sun, 27 Nov 2011 18:56:34
Message-Id: 4ED287B3.8040106@gentoo.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: Gentoo News file about GNOME 3.2's unmasking by Nirbheek Chauhan
On 11/26/2011 11:25 PM, Nirbheek Chauhan wrote:
> On Sun, Nov 27, 2011 at 1:36 AM, Zac Medico <zmedico@g.o> wrote: >> GLEP 42 refers to GLEP 22, which says nothing of ~arch specifiers. The >> current portage code literally compares the news item's keyword to the >> current profile's ARCH variable, so ~arch specifiers will not match. The >> code is in the DisplayKeywordRestriction class: >> >> http://git.overlays.gentoo.org/gitweb/?p=proj/portage.git;a=blob;f=pym/portage/news.py#l326 >> > > Thanks for the information, I've committed the newsfile as is: > http://sources.gentoo.org/cgi-bin/viewvc.cgi/gentoo-news/2011/2011-11-27-gnome3-unmask/ > > PS: what do we have to do to get Display-If-Visible implemented? I > volunteer to do whatever I can. :)
We can bump the version of the News-Item-Format and add any new features that we want. People have requested support for USE dependencies in the past, so we may want to add that at the same time. -- Thanks, Zac