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From: "Malte S. Stretz" <msquadrat.nospamplease@...>
Subject: Re: Gentoo as a development platform
Date: Sun, 17 Apr 2005 18:24:56 +0200
On Sunday 17 April 2005 03:03 CET Daniel Drake wrote:
> Robert Paskowitz wrote:
>[...]
> > Having portage take your own tree from a particular user's
> > home directory on the other hand seems like a bit of a stretch, and no
> > necessarily all that useful.
>
> I would find this useful, but perhaps the things I'm thinking of are just
> suited to my style of working rather than a general development scenario.

I don't think so;  from time to time when I hacked on KDE or SpamAssassin, I 
thought a feature like the ones you described (ie. treat the ebuilds as 
mere recipes to build some codebase) would be very cool.

Cheers,
Malte

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