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On Sat, 23 Jun 2012 14:11:28 +0200
Pacho Ramos <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Looks like you have now opted to use Brian's comment as a kind of
> "shield" of similar and discuss only about multilib, even when this
> thread was more general and we were talking to the problems shown in
> recent discussions (from forcing rebuilds issue, optional deps
> problems to some trivial questions like know where we can see what
> things are being worked out for eapi5).
For optional deps, we're close to having two proposals. That's moving
forwards. Whether or not it will be in EAPI 5 depends solely upon
timing, and whether the Council ends up liking at least one of the two
For "forced rebuilds", there's a proposal already, and Zac has just
done implementation work, and most of the PMS patch was written ages
ago for kdebuild-1 and the original EAPI 3. So again, whether or not
that ends up in EAPI 5 is just a matter of timing and Council approval.
For "what's being worked on", you just need to look at the PMS list.
So I'm really not sure what your problem is there...