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On Sun, Jun 10, 2012 at 9:49 PM, Ciaran McCreesh
> On Sun, 10 Jun 2012 21:45:27 +0100
> Nirbheek Chauhan <email@example.com> wrote:
>> It's a simple workaround for the lack of proper ebuild namespacing on
>> the basis of slots.
>> So, till we have that, this works pretty well. :)
> Until you have that, or something else designed to do what you want,
> don't come up with some disgusting hack.
So the PMS process should be a bottleneck to getting software out to
users? I think that's counter-productive.
Our goal here is not to facilitate package manager development but to
package and distribute software to users.
On the other hand, you seem to be uniquely inclined to give a priority
to this, and hence I implore you to continue your investigations into
adding this feature to PMS and portage. :)
Gentoo GNOME+Mozilla Team