On 06/07/2012 11:13 AM, Ciaran McCreesh wrote:
> On Thu, 07 Jun 2012 10:47:19 -0700
> Zac Medico <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> On 06/06/2012 11:12 PM, Ciaran McCreesh wrote:
>>> On Wed, 06 Jun 2012 14:45:55 -0700
>>> Zac Medico <email@example.com> wrote:
>>>> Can you explain how Exherbo is handling dbus-glib rebuilds after
>>>> glib:2 updates?
>>> Badly, most likely.
>> And, I suspect that they'd be handling with ABI_SLOT operator deps, if
>> they were available.
> Nope. They'd be handling it with something known as 'parts' (which is a
> way of removing a subset of an installed package's contents and turning
> off a subset of its option flags), plus SLOT and option dependencies.
That sounds nice. Maybe we can do that in EAPI 6.