Gentoo Archives: gentoo-pms

From: Ulrich Mueller <ulm@g.o>
To: gentoo-pms@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-pms] EAPI 5
Date: Sat, 28 Apr 2012 10:26:59
Message-Id: 20379.50657.771443.412191@a1i15.kph.uni-mainz.de
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-pms] EAPI 5 by Ciaran McCreesh
>>>>> On Sat, 28 Apr 2012, Ciaran McCreesh wrote:
> On Sat, 28 Apr 2012 12:11:38 +0200 > Ulrich Mueller <ulm@g.o> wrote: >> >>>>> On Sat, 28 Apr 2012, Ciaran McCreesh wrote: >> >> > * Get a versionator replacement into the PM >> >> >> >> Given the long time it's been in limbo I doubt that this will be a >> >> quick feature. (But I'll be glad if you convince me of the >> >> opposite.) >> >> > I thought we just didn't have that because we couldn't add new >> > global scope functions. >> >> But can we already for EAPI 5? Wouldn't the following: >> >> EAPI=5 >> MY_PV=$(new_pm_version_mangler_function ${PV}) >> >> still fail for old package managers that don't implement EAPI parsing?
> Didn't the Council effectively vote to ignore that problem?
Yes, but after some reasonable transition period. Ulrich

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