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From: Jason Stubbs <jstubbs@g.o>
Subject: Re: USE_EXPAND additions
Date: Thu, 14 Apr 2005 23:26:32 +0900
On Wednesday 13 April 2005 20:48, Jason Stubbs wrote:
> Anyway, any objections against moving the current USE_EXPAND out of
> make.globals and into base's make.defaults? Those using <=2.0.50* won't get
> any additions (how it is now anyway) and anybody using a stacked profile
> (which requires >=2.0.51) will get whatever is in make.globals overwritten
> with whatever is in make.defaults.

Just to be specific on this, the corner case is users still using a flat 
profile that upgrade to Those users won't have USE_EXPAND active 
_at all_. The flat profile cannot be fixed for this because of a bug in 
2.0.50 that'll make it traceback on any operation.

Jason Stubbs
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