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On Thu, Sep 15, 2011 at 01:45:23PM -0700, "Paweee Hajdan, Jr." wrote:
> On 9/15/11 1:14 PM, Michał Górny wrote:
> > On Thu, 15 Sep 2011 22:03:53 +0200
> > Joost Roeleveld <joost@...> wrote:
> >> I'm trying to think of how best to avoid users who are not aware to
> >> get caught with non-booting systems.
> > Guess we could try to detect a few common cases and die in pkg_setup()
> > whenever the failure is imminent.
> Even better in pkg_pretend if you can use EAPI=4
Which will misbehave if the kernel is one of the things to be updated.
pkg_pretend shouldn't really be used for that unfortunately.