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 Hi, Ulrich Mueller : > >>>>> On Mon, 20 Dec 2010, Christian Faulhammer wrote: > > > Should I merge all patches in one or feature by feature? > > I would commit everything at once, but I think that's really up to > you. Will probably do that to not pollute the trunk log. > > Please review, they might have some rough edges still. > > Thank you for all the work. See below for my comments. > > >> \t{S} to \t{WORKDIR} fallback restricted [...] > It more or less means "this is a virtual package". Ok, I read the exceptions but I was not sure how to do that shorter (as it is minor stuff), but I will be a bit "incorrect" by saying virtual. > > > Subject: [PATCH 03/10] EAPI Cheat Sheet: Add PROPERTIES > > [...] > > + \item[\code{PROPERTIES}] Is allowed for all package managers > > now > > + to support interactive installs. > > It's allowed already now (in all EAPIs), but in EAPI 4 support for > PROPERTIES is mandatory. Fixed locally. Will wait for other reviewers then post a new round. > > Subject: [PATCH 07/10] EAPI Cheat Sheet: Describe MERGE_TYPE > > variable [...] > This is a little long, but it's a matter of taste of course. Will see if I can do anything about it. > > Subject: [PATCH 09/10] EAPI Cheat Sheet: Describe REQUIRED_USE and > > pkg_required_use [...] > > + \item[\code{REQUIRED\_USE}] This variable can be used similar > > to > > + the \code{(R|P)DEPEND} variables and define sets of USE flag > > + combinations that are not allowed. All elements can be further > > + nested to achieve more functionality. > > + \begin{description} > > + \item[Forbidden combination] To prevent activation of > > + \code{flag1} if \code{flag2} is enabled use "\code{flag2? ( > > + !flag1 )}". > > + \item[OR] If at least one USE flag out of many must be > > + activated on \code{flag1} use "\code{flag1? || ( flag2 > > flag3 > > + \dots )}". > > + \item[XOR] To allow exactly one USE flag out of many use > > + "\code{\textasciicircum\textasciicircum ( flag1 flag2 > > \dots )}". > > + \end{description} > > + If those restrictions are violated by the user settings the > > + \code{pkg\_required\_use} function is run, where advise can be > > + given to the user how to set USE flags. See > > + \featureref{required-use}. > > The pkg_required_use function was rejected by the council, so the > sentence immediately after the description list should be deleted. Ok. > BTW, I had the same problem as above, that neither \t{^^} nor \t{\^\^} > work in LaTeX. Does anybody know a shorter solution than > \t{\textasciicircum\textasciicircum}? catcode redefinition...we do not want to do that. V-Li -- Christian Faulhammer, Gentoo Lisp project , #gentoo-lisp on FreeNode