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From: Petteri Räty <betelgeuse@g.o>
Subject: Re: Re: newsitem: unmasking udev-181
Date: Sun, 11 Mar 2012 23:48:19 +0200
On 11.3.2012 23.43, William Hubbs wrote:
> On Sun, Mar 11, 2012 at 11:28:19PM +0200, Petteri Räty wrote:
>> On 11.3.2012 17.33, Zac Medico wrote:
>>> On 03/11/2012 04:03 AM, Petteri Räty wrote:
>>>> The Display-If-Installed atom shows the news item to stable users once
>>>> it's committed. I am not sure at what point does Portage show it when
>>>> the atom is >= so we might want to evaluate the options. 
>>>
>>> It's displayed after the package is installed, before emerge exits, just
>>> after the message about config file updates.
>>
>> Based on this I think >= is better than < so people will get when they
>> actually update.
> 
> That means that people won't be notified that they have the news item to
> read until after they install >= sys-fs/udev-181.
> 
> Is that how we would want this to work?
> 
> William

How do you plan to handle notifying stable users if you go with <?

Petteri


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