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From: Michał Górny <mgorny@g.o>
Subject: Re: x32 fun pants
Date: Fri, 16 Sep 2011 09:48:19 +0200
On Thu, 15 Sep 2011 16:35:55 -0400
Mike Frysinger <vapier@g.o> wrote:

> > PS why not merge all x86 abis into one keyword? because x86_32
> > x86_64 x86_x32 are only abis of x86. Also we dont have different
> > keywords for different mips abis (64bit and 32bit ones)
> 
> that'd be nice :)

Seems even acceptable. Not sane but acceptable. People tend to keyword
packages both '~amd64 ~x86' testing them on amd64 only; amd64 users
tend to get sad when someone keyworded a package '~x86' only.

On the other hand, it'd be good to have ABI sub-keywords then.
Something like 'x86:x86 -*' if a package is actually x86-only.

-- 
Best regards,
Michał Górny
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