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From: "Michał Górny" <mgorny@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Why adding python3_8 to Gentoo sucks?
Date: Fri, 15 Nov 2019 08:45:41
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Why adding python3_8 to Gentoo sucks? by Alexey 'Alexxy' Shvetsov
1 On Fri, 2019-11-15 at 11:41 +0300, Alexey 'Alexxy' Shvetsov wrote:
2 > I think problem is more global:
3 > * many python3_6 packages dont have python3_7 keywords, because its
4 > maintainers dont bother about it. So if you want to switch to python3_7 you
5 > still need manualy add python3_7 use for many packages (that actualy work
6 > without problems
7 > * we need policy for python packages that force enablement of new python
8 > version on existing packages.
10 Policy makes little sense if there's no way to enforce it.
12 If you tested some package on py3.7 and depgraph, just add it there.
14 --
15 Best regards,
16 Michał Górny


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Re: [gentoo-dev] Why adding python3_8 to Gentoo sucks? Alexey 'Alexxy' Shvetsov <alexxy@g.o>