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>>>>> On Fri, 27 Apr 2012, Ciaran McCreesh wrote:
> On Fri, 27 Apr 2012 21:58:24 +0200
> Michał Górny <email@example.com> wrote:
>> Of course, if we take the 'quick EAPI 5 route', it won't include
>> anything useful. In the meantime, do we have a complete list of
>> candidates for EAPI 5?
> Let's continue this on the PMS list.
> * user patches
> * EAPI parsing
> * the things that were left out of 4:
> + slot operator deps
> + profile IUSE
> * No -j1 for src_test
> * Remove deprecated stuff
Hm, remove IMAGE. Anything else?
> * Zero or one REQUIRED_USE operator
No objections from me to all of the above.
> These might be cheap now?
> * New bash version
Too early, IMHO. Let's implement EAPI parsing first, then wait for
some reasonable time (which presumably means EAPI 6).
> * 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.)
Other cheap stuff:
* Mandate GNU find (bug 384157)
* Add an EBUILD_PHASE_FUNC variable (bug 390765)
* usex: new "use" type helper (bug 382963)
* econf: append --disable-silent-rules (bug 379497)