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From: Nirbheek Chauhan <nirbheek@g.o>
Subject: Re: Re: [RFC] Improve policy of stabilizations
Date: Fri, 6 Nov 2009 22:30:58 +0530
On Fri, Nov 6, 2009 at 9:30 PM, Kent Fredric <kentfredric@...> wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 7, 2009 at 3:18 AM, Nirbheek Chauhan <nirbheek@g.o>
>> I think the same should be extended to other languages such as Perl
>> and Python (unless they have portions which are C/C++)
>>
>
> You can't really, although Perl has a vm of sorts,  the per-arch differences
> that occur as a side effect of endianness, different floating point/integer
> math ( 32bit vs 64bit ) , and all those differences impact code.
>

What kind of modules are affected by such differences? Mostly
math-heavy ones? This is something that the herd should be able to
judge.

-- 
~Nirbheek Chauhan

Gentoo GNOME+Mozilla Team


References:
[RFC] Improve policy of stabilizations
-- Arfrever Frehtes Taifersar Arahesis
Re: Re: [RFC] Improve policy of stabilizations
-- Markos Chandras
Re: [RFC] Improve policy of stabilizations
-- Christian Faulhammer
Re: Re: [RFC] Improve policy of stabilizations
-- Ben de Groot
Re: Re: [RFC] Improve policy of stabilizations
-- Joseph Jezak
Re: [RFC] Improve policy of stabilizations
-- Ryan Hill
Re: Re: [RFC] Improve policy of stabilizations
-- Tobias Klausmann
Re: Re: [RFC] Improve policy of stabilizations
-- Petteri Räty
Re: Re: [RFC] Improve policy of stabilizations
-- Nirbheek Chauhan
Re: Re: [RFC] Improve policy of stabilizations
-- Kent Fredric
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