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On Sat, 12 May 2012 12:04:36 +0200
Krzysztof Pawlik <email@example.com> wrote:
> On 12/05/12 11:19, Nikolaj Sjujskij wrote:
> > Den 2012-02-29 01:13:36 skrev Krzysztof Pawlik
> > <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> >> Hello,
> >> After some work during weekend on Python packages I've decided to
> >> start a rewrite of Python/distutils eclass for installing Python
> >> packages. ...
> >> Highlights:
> >> ...
> >> - uses PYTHON_TARGETS use-expand (no more python-updater, whoooo!)
> > Hm... Does it require users to maintain correct PYTHON_TARGETS in
> > make.conf? No default/fallback value?
> No, I'm a *HUGE* fan of free choice -- I don't know which Python
> version you want, so select the correct one yourself. It's a one-time
> choice anyway.
It's not a one-time choice. It's rather a new choice every time a new
major version is introduced, and all users who don't care have to
update the var to keep it up-to-date. Not that I care much, just