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From: "PaweĊ‚ Hajdan
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Ruby keywording
Date: Wed, 07 Mar 2012 07:01:15
Message-Id: 4F570780.2030409@gentoo.org
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] Ruby keywording by Thomas Kahle
1 On 3/6/12 11:17 PM, Thomas Kahle wrote:
2 > the x86 team has many ruby keywording bugs in the queue and it is
3 > hard to keep up because testing them can be a pain. There are tons
4 > of circular deps with USE="test" or USE="doc", there are the
5 > different ruby interpreters.
6
7 Yeah. Maintainers, if you get delays on arch-related bugs it's often
8 because of pain like this.
9
10 > Also the inter-bug dependencies are often not resolved correctly,
11 > that is the to be keyworded package depends on non-keyworded stuff
12 > not listed in the bug.
13
14 And this is even worse. Please check things with repoman before filing
15 bugs. You can even write automated scripts at least for the "check
16 whether we got all deps right" part.
17
18 > All of these packages are already keyworded ~amd64. Ruby is an
19 > interpreted language, I don't see any point in having every arch team
20 > do the testing for every small package. Could the ruby team add ~x86
21 > themselves after testing on ~amd64, or are there compelling reasons
22 > to not do this?
23
24 It's trivial to set up x86 chroot on amd64 box, so I can't imagine
25 what's preventing people from creating such chroot, doing the testing
26 and keywording themselves.

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Re: [gentoo-dev] Ruby keywording Alexis Ballier <aballier@g.o>
Re: [gentoo-dev] Ruby keywording Hans de Graaff <graaff@g.o>