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From: Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@...>
Subject: Re: RFC: deprecate /usr/share/doc/$PF
Date: Mon, 19 Dec 2011 09:03:51 +0000
On Mon, 19 Dec 2011 10:02:07 +0100
Michał Górny <mgorny@g.o> wrote:
> Shifting is unavoidable. SLOTs can change, categories can change,
> package names can change.

We should really just abolish updates and handle changes by reinstalls
plus blockers. Updates are a huge pain, they cause all kinds of problems
and anyone who objects to recompiling a few packages a few times a year
is using the wrong distribution.

-- 
Ciaran McCreesh
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RFC: deprecate /usr/share/doc/$PF
-- Alexandre Rostovtsev
Re: RFC: deprecate /usr/share/doc/$PF
-- Ulrich Mueller
Re: RFC: deprecate /usr/share/doc/$PF
-- Ulrich Mueller
Re: RFC: deprecate /usr/share/doc/$PF
-- Alexandre Rostovtsev
Re: RFC: deprecate /usr/share/doc/$PF
-- Michał Górny
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