On Thursday, July 22, 2010 09:19:35 Peter Volkov wrote:
> В Чтв, 22/07/2010 в 14:32 +0200, "Miroslav Šulc (fordfrog)" пишет:
> > Dne 22.7.2010 10:44, Peter Volkov napsal(a):
> > > В Срд, 21/07/2010 в 17:18 +0200, "Miroslav Šulc (fordfrog)" пишет:
> > >>> epatch_user() from euitls.eclass
> > >>
> > >> so this is undocumented feature? i did not know about this cool
> > >> feature till now.
> > >
> > > It's undocumented since it's better to avoid this feature in ebuilds
> > well, problem is that some patches simply cannot make it to offficial
> > sources nor our ebuilds.
> Then either use overlay or, for personal needs, it's not hard to patch
> sources using bashrc. Completely no need for epatch_user().
it's at the maintainer's discretion, so if Miroslav wants it and he's the
maintainer, then he's free to do so ...