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Ciaran McCreesh wrote:
> On Sat, 12 Sep 2009 21:13:06 +0300
> Petteri Räty <email@example.com> wrote:
>> tove was trying to use it for perl:
> Well, I still think it's horrible (and I think the same about pretty
> much anything else using has_version...), but I can't come up with any
> creative way of interpreting PMS to say that it *should* be illegal...
> So if we're making a change, it's a retroactive one to work around a
> Portage bug...
> *shrug* I have no strong opinion on how we handle it.
At least has_version is an improvement over built_with_use.
Going with it being a Portage bug is fine by me.