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On Fri, 25 Apr 2003 12:02:03 -0700
George Shapovalov <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Friday 25 April 2003 08:10, Peter Fein wrote:
<much liberal snipping>
> Lets see: Joe User wants to see what's available in this "freaky" stuff he
> heard so much about on some topic. I can imagine him going like that:
> "Oh, there was some noise recently on creating that freaky-branch, should be
This made me smile ^^^^^^^^^^^^^.
> cool to see what's in there. What? Its like 1000+ ebuilds there, how am I
> going to make sence of it ever. Did these guys set-up a search engine yet?
I feel this way about the regular tree sometimes, let alone with a possible
> As you can see I have strong feelings about this type of branching, I hope
> this serves as an explanation. I apologise to anybody who thinks I was too
> harsh in this comment.
> So, what instead? Can I point you and everybody interested in the direction of
> #1523 again ;)?
I just reread it and it made sense this time. ;) It's a much better solution.
> On a final note I just want to solicit some patience and faith in developers.
> We do acknowledge the problem and we are trying to address it. Don't forget
> that we are talking about core infrastructure changes here and it always
> takes time, especially if we want to stay alive during them :).
Sorry if I was overeager - I'm quite appreciative of the work y'all do. Please
stay alive. ;)
> Post final note :). As always, discussion and contributions in other forms are
My carrier pigeon will be departing shortly. ;) Happy Friday!
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