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From: David Leverton <levertond@××××××××××.com>
To: gentoo-pms@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-pms] [PATCH 1/2] Clarify wording for EAPI parsing
Date: Sun, 13 May 2012 19:41:15
Message-Id: 4FB00E4A.1050200@googlemail.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-pms] [PATCH 1/2] Clarify wording for EAPI parsing by Ulrich Mueller
Ulrich Mueller wrote:
 > Hm, the condition "If a recognised EAPI has been determined such,
 > then ..." is important and shouldn't be removed.

I took that out because the PM should treat the parsed EAPI as 
authoritative whether or not it's recognised...

 > If the result of parsing is an EAPI not known to the package manager,
 > then the ebuild must not be sourced (but be rejected immediately).

... which is basically what you're saying here, but maybe you want 
explicit wording saying that the sourcing should be skipped in such a case?

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Re: [gentoo-pms] [PATCH 1/2] Clarify wording for EAPI parsing Ulrich Mueller <ulm@g.o>