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From: Ulrich Mueller <ulm@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: future.eclass
Date: Thu, 06 Nov 2014 22:52:49
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] RFC: future.eclass by "Michał Górny"
1 >>>>> On Thu, 6 Nov 2014, Michał Górny wrote:
3 > Please review the attached future.eclass. Long story short, the idea
4 > is to provide some of the EAPI 6 feel to EAPI 5 ebuilds.
6 I don't like this idea at all. We shouldn't anticipate EAPI 6 features
7 in an eclass before the spec is final and has been approved by the
8 council.
10 If the purpose of this is testing the new feature, then this should be
11 done in an overlay.
13 Ulrich