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From: Alec Warner <antarus@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] python.eclass EAPI 4 support, this gets really annoying
Date: Sat, 15 Oct 2011 00:38:58
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] python.eclass EAPI 4 support, this gets really annoying by "Paweł Hajdan
On Fri, Oct 14, 2011 at 3:51 PM, "Paweł Hajdan, Jr."
<phajdan.jr@g.o> wrote:
> On 10/14/11 3:32 PM, Thomas Sachau wrote: >> What do you expect the council to do? > > Say it's OK to make python.eclass not die on EAPI-4. At least my use > case will not become broken by this. > >> Neither you nor the council can force anyone to do anything. > > Not really. It should always be possible to escalate painful issues like > this.
I believe op's point is that there is no one to escalate the problem to; certainly the council members are not going to do the work themselves and we already have our best people on it. -A
> >> The only thing you can do is to kindly ask about remaining issues and helping with solving them. And >> i am sure, that everyone would like to see some help to understand and improve the python eclass. :-) > > Maybe we should start over. Seriously, I'm considering proposing some > lightweight eclass for python-dependent packages that *works* > >