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On Thursday 21 September 2006 10:56, Duncan Coutts wrote:
> If we do go in this direction it'd be great to be able to slot on the
> ABI and still have dependencies resolved correctly. For example imagine
> having parallel python-2.3 and 2.4 installations with some libs
> installed for both. Crucially, deps need to be resolved to the version
> of a lib with the right ABI.
ugh, no ... we are not a binary distribution so we should not have to worry
about ABI baggage
we SLOT based upon API, not ABI