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El dom, 18-12-2011 a las 23:02 +0100, Michał Górny escribió:
> > Q6: Why can't the dodoc/dohtml path be changed before EAPI-5?
> > A6: Because the path where dodoc and dohtml install files is part of
> > the PMS. Portage can't just change it on its own. A possible
> > workaround for current EAPIs is adding new-style dodoc/dohtml
> > analogues to an eclass.
> I think some of devs agree we should be allowed to fix past mistakes
> without waiting another 20 years till the tree is migrated to a new
Maybe this situation could be improved if there was a policy forcing us
to try to use latest EAPI when possible for any package update, that way
we would move faster to latest eapi and even deprecate older eapis
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