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>>>>> On Fri, 6 Apr 2012, David Leverton wrote:
>> Right, assigning the same EAPI twice would be an example for an
>> ebuild that is invalid but accepted by the package manager. But
>> would this cause any problems?
> It's not that it's a problem in itself, it just struck me as an edge
> case with the potential for implementations to differ. As long as
> everyone's clear what the rules are it's fine.
Maybe the spec should say that the first match must be used:
"The package manager may optionally determine the EAPI of an ebuild by
parsing it, using the first match for the above regular expression
within the above line number limit."