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From: William Hubbs <williamh@g.o>
Subject: Re: Re: newsitem: unmasking udev-181
Date: Sun, 11 Mar 2012 18:15:17 -0500
On Sun, Mar 11, 2012 at 11:48:19PM +0200, Petteri Räty wrote:
> On 11.3.2012 23.43, William Hubbs wrote:
> > On Sun, Mar 11, 2012 at 11:28:19PM +0200, Petteri Räty wrote:
> >> On 11.3.2012 17.33, Zac Medico wrote:
> >>> On 03/11/2012 04:03 AM, Petteri Räty wrote:
> >>>> The Display-If-Installed atom shows the news item to stable users once
> >>>> it's committed. I am not sure at what point does Portage show it when
> >>>> the atom is >= so we might want to evaluate the options. 
> >>>
> >>> It's displayed after the package is installed, before emerge exits, just
> >>> after the message about config file updates.
> >>
> >> Based on this I think >= is better than < so people will get when they
> >> actually update.
> > 
> > That means that people won't be notified that they have the news item to
> > read until after they install >= sys-fs/udev-181.
> > 
> > Is that how we would want this to work?
> > 
> > William
> 
> How do you plan to handle notifying stable users if you go with <?

I was thinking of another news item once we are ready to go stable.

What do you think?

William

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