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From: Patrick Kursawe <phosphan@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Some 'proper coding' notes for ebuilds
Date: Mon, 11 Aug 2003 13:45:34
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Some 'proper coding' notes for ebuilds by Mike Frysinger
1 On Sat, Aug 02, 2003 at 10:38:57PM -0400, Mike Frysinger wrote:
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3 > oooooooooh and stop trying to run the `patch` cmd yourself ...
4 >
5 > no one is cooler than `epatch` (which is integrated into portage now, so dont
6 > 'inherit eutils'), so stop trying to think you ppl are
8 Too sad I can't remember the name, but a while ago someone discouraged
9 people from using epatch for simple patches because it's quite some
10 overkill...
11 If I have to apply just one or two patches, I don't see why I should not
12 run patch from the ebuild.
14 About inheriting: If you don't inherit, you should maybe better
15 DEPEND on the portage version which has it included.
17 Just my 0.02 EUR,
19 Patrick


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Re: [gentoo-dev] Some 'proper coding' notes for ebuilds Mike Frysinger <vapier@g.o>