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From: Pacho Ramos <pacho@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] About forcing rebuilds of other packages issue
Date: Thu, 07 Jun 2012 19:01:59
Message-Id: 1339095641.3014.26.camel@belkin4
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] About forcing rebuilds of other packages issue by Ciaran McCreesh
El jue, 07-06-2012 a las 19:44 +0100, Ciaran McCreesh escribió:
> On Thu, 07 Jun 2012 20:43:54 +0200 > Pacho Ramos <pacho@g.o> wrote: > > > I would prefer, as a workaround, allow reverse deps to RDEPEND on > > > glib:2.* instead. That way it would cover more cases when more than > > > two slots are available > > > > Well, per: > >;a=commitdiff;h=f9f7729c047300e1924ad768a49c660e12c2f906;hp=b7750e67b4772c1064543defb7df6a556f09807b > > > > looks like "*" usage for SLOTs would be allowed :), or I am > > misinterpreting it? > > It's not a wildcard. >
But it looks like a valid usage for cases like glib vs. dbus-glib/gobject-introspection I have exposed as example, and also allows us to keep "SLOT" over "ABI_SLOT" (at least for this case, not sure about others I could be missing now...)


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