Gentoo Archives: gentoo-dev

From: Dirkjan Ochtman <djc@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] The Python problem
Date: Tue, 28 Jun 2011 11:54:10
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] The Python problem by "Jorge Manuel B. S. Vicetto"
On Tue, Jun 28, 2011 at 13:48, Jorge Manuel B. S. Vicetto
<jmbsvicetto@g.o> wrote:
> Yes, but with slotting you allow different packages to pull in different > slots of python. Furthermore, when you slot a package and mark more than > one slot stable, you're saying that all the stable slots work and don't > "break" the tree.
And that's true for Python AFAICT.
> About the stages bug (330361), as was discussed to exhaustion on the > bug, mls, IRC and many other locations, python3 isn't added to the > stages by the will or work of releng.
Right; I've also stated my opinion on this exhaustively in that bug. Cheers, Dirkjan