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From: Ulrich Mueller <ulm@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-dev] Re: GLEP 83 [v3]: EAPI deprecation
Date: Sun, 31 Jul 2022 22:04:47
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] GLEP 83 [v3]: EAPI deprecation by Ulrich Mueller
1 >>>>> On Sun, 31 Jul 2022, Ulrich Mueller wrote:
3 > A delay of 24 months between deprecation and ban will give ebuild
4 > authors enough time to update. This is especially relevant for
5 > overlays and downstream distributions. An additional requirement for
6 > banning an EAPI is that fewer than 5 % of ebuilds are using the EAPI
7 > in question. This requirement is defined to help keep the number of
8 > ebuild updates (and bug reports requesting them) managable, as a
9 > banned EAPI is sufficient reason for updating an ebuild.
11 s/managable/manageable/
13 Fixed in Git (but no repost).


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