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From: Zac Medico <zmedico@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] About forcing rebuilds of other packages issue
Date: Wed, 06 Jun 2012 21:46:58
Message-Id: 4FCFCF93.1090502@gentoo.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] About forcing rebuilds of other packages issue by Ciaran McCreesh
On 06/06/2012 10:19 AM, Ciaran McCreesh wrote:
> On Wed, 06 Jun 2012 10:32:08 +0200 > Pacho Ramos <pacho@g.o> wrote: >>> We do? Please tell us. I was under the impression that we still >>> didn't fully know what the problem was. >> >> Well, could you please let me know how to handle some issues already >> mentioned? For example: >> - Rebuild dbus-glib and gobject-introspection after major glib update. >> - Rebuild x11 drivers after xorg-update > > Those are the ones we probably do understand. You just up the SLOT (and > if you really need to, use blockers between slots, although this is > discouraged in favour of writing better ebuilds), and everything that > build+run-deps upon these things uses := dependencies.
Can you explain how Exherbo is handling dbus-glib rebuilds after glib:2 updates? It seems that dbus-glib is not using a SLOT operator for its glib:2 dependency: http://git.exherbo.org/summer/packages/dev-libs/dbus-glib/index.html -- Thanks, Zac

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Re: [gentoo-dev] About forcing rebuilds of other packages issue Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@××××××××××.com>