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On 18 March 2010 20:24, Fabian Groffen <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On 18-03-2010 20:20:02 +0100, Thomas Sachau wrote:
>> There are 2 ways to fix this issue:
>> -fix the dependency string for those packages (including the lines in distutils.eclass)
>> or (since Arfrever claims current portage behaviour is wrong)
>> -change portage behaviour to be satisfied with a python slot and to not require other slots.
> Since the last option will take time in any case, I guess the first
> option is the best to achieve the desired goal: make sure Python 3 stays
> as far away as possible from any system that doesn't need it.
And the best way to do that is to package.mask it.
Ben de Groot
Gentoo Linux Qt project lead developer