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From: Jeroen Roovers <jer@g.o>
Subject: Re: RFC: deprecate /usr/share/doc/$PF
Date: Mon, 19 Dec 2011 03:41:59 +0100
On Sun, 18 Dec 2011 21:26:08 -0500
Alexandre Rostovtsev <tetromino@g.o> wrote:

> On Sun, 2011-12-18 at 23:02 +0100, Michał Górny wrote:
> > What if 'foo' has slot named 'bar', and there is unslotted 'foo-bar'
> > package? :P
> 
> There are no such examples in the tree. The only ebuilds I could find
> with non-numeric slots are various kernel sources, chromium,
> google-chrome, beautifulsoup, python-dateutil, b43-firmware,
> binutils-apple, gcc-apple, and rep-gtk. If cross-compiling there is
> also insight, gdb, newlib, and uclibc, maybe a few more packages from
> sys-devel/.
> 
> For completeness, I suppose that it wouldn't hurt to add a provision
> to allow package maintainers to choose a different documentation
> directory if that's required to prevent a file collision.

For completeness, could you post a list of packages that would benefit
from your proposed changes? It's a little thing called scope. :)


     jer


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