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On Sat, 23 Jun 2012 10:35:36 -0700
Alec Warner <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I don't think portage has the behavior that paludis does, so most
> users are not likely to experience this particular problem. You know
> as well as I that the marking isn't necessarily trivial.
But this time it is trivial. That's the point.
> It could be that instead of Gentoo tagging a bunch of ebuilds, you
> just change your resolver heuristic a bit.
The resolver heuristic is correct, except in the cases where people are
doing utterly weird things with revisions and slots.