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From: Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@××××××××××.com>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in app-office/libreoffice: ChangeLog libreoffice-3.4.99.1.ebuild libreoffice-3.5.0.0.ebuild
Date: Sat, 17 Dec 2011 12:05:09
Message-Id: 20111217120213.690fdd19@googlemail.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in app-office/libreoffice: ChangeLog libreoffice-3.4.99.1.ebuild libreoffice-3.5.0.0.ebuild by Markos Chandras
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On Sat, 17 Dec 2011 10:47:47 +0000
Markos Chandras <hwoarang@g.o> wrote:
> On 12/17/2011 08:32 AM, Ciaran McCreesh wrote: > > On Fri, 16 Dec 2011 20:33:11 +0000 Markos Chandras > > <hwoarang@g.o> wrote: > >> to avoid useless compilations to slow machines > > > > That's a package manager issue, not an ebuild issue. > > > How come? The package appears to have a lower version compared to the > previous one so the package manager treats it as a downgrade
No, the issue that you think there's such a thing as a "useless compilation". Your package manager should provide you with an easy way of saying "I don't care about this package this time when I'm updating world, so exclude it if possible". - -- Ciaran McCreesh -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v2.0.18 (GNU/Linux) iEYEARECAAYFAk7shMsACgkQ96zL6DUtXhHcUQCeJ7GKQwkCBfOZwZ303PpoU5DZ KNIAnReiJXKnMlXVJuThjL5+T4OJd8q5 =P9Bg -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----

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