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From: Markos Chandras <hwoarang@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] x32 fun pants
Date: Fri, 16 Sep 2011 15:09:33
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] x32 fun pants by Stratos Psomadakis
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On 09/16/11 10:58, Stratos Psomadakis wrote:
> On 09/16/2011 10:48 AM, Michał Górny wrote: >> On Thu, 15 Sep 2011 16:35:55 -0400 Mike Frysinger >> <vapier@g.o> wrote: >> >>>> PS why not merge all x86 abis into one keyword? because >>>> x86_32 x86_64 x86_x32 are only abis of x86. Also we dont have >>>> different keywords for different mips abis (64bit and 32bit >>>> ones) >>> that'd be nice :) >> Seems even acceptable. Not sane but acceptable. People tend to >> keyword packages both '~amd64 ~x86' testing them on amd64 only; >> amd64 users tend to get sad when someone keyworded a package >> '~x86' only. >> >> On the other hand, it'd be good to have ABI sub-keywords then. >> Something like 'x86:x86 -*' if a package is actually x86-only. >> > I guess there are only a few cases where a package should be > keyworded for eg x86, but not for amd64, so these few cases can be > handled by p.masks, right? > > So, we can have a single x86 keyword, and a single x86 'parent' > profile, and subprofiles for x86(or x86_32), amd64, and x32. > > I guess it's not that simple, but I think that's how the mips > profiles work? >
I am a bit confused by your proposal. Do you suggest to drop 'amd64' and use x86(parent)/amd64(subprofile)(for x86_64) instead? - -- Regards, Markos Chandras / Gentoo Linux Developer / Key ID: B4AFF2C2 -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v2.0.18 (GNU/Linux) iQIcBAEBCgAGBQJOc2XxAAoJEPqDWhW0r/LCUWQQAKdQ+1HcTbdNKdDkMcQna7M3 h9rWzE0BocJcXVji24hfN7JAthpvNohyIQkWgxP3HRCaOCYJ0kaXY+hC8piYrkGS HPUQ/fV2JhhSgOZpQUmZFc4Db382ILqHk44k2/vYnN27U1yC2rX/GBiZkM/jZAe3 sYZ+DR8R6FCCmquLeWX+8tqE4A11o5hzjC9cMMBVr7iGVKsonWCDgGXSLX3FMfuT gSAuRfpUHQa0ghCU/tXwH1fso/lDDhvySioJBue2ED432yknhOKtzfdye4Lg00nu M+pM36sqdF21VMvBtA1H1X5Ok927+jqS19ac8OUy8vI0qq1sIozdzKWOMICvSjf9 UDcIO1+gAA0ZGjR+n5FIrKcFgPm4uHfUFZhG50GMXm3e1TTSOel3OVEngcsYeB7p WoLPMuuZXVUrT9OXimqt5Ei2F9vkCWeh21zXSHQRmdlFvUsiPogp9ZQoL5cEAs2b wolRF+haCmRw8tpMJ1fLxba7jOATLnmS0Z0RMXzlHON0jg4/SJa8wyZnQrPiexHq rlKSI3kIzvpucvYiRn0w0ouMer835BzPpEV5xRcrX2Q2CyfP8JX/GR90ZU7iSSeh lteqVKvGzg7Nj67OKlfW1WVjPBxhB9N8lPro6PcT2sBaFyatCr+c7phtYEismubN kw2sbgrD2kp198ogymeq =biyu -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----


Subject Author
Re: [gentoo-dev] x32 fun pants Stratos Psomadakis <psomas@g.o>
Re: [gentoo-dev] x32 fun pants Mike Frysinger <vapier@g.o>