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From: Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@××××××××××.com>
To: "Michał Górny" <mgorny@g.o>
Cc: gentoo-dev@l.g.o, gentoo-pms@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-pms] Re: EAPI 5 (Was: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Making user patches globally available)
Date: Sat, 28 Apr 2012 09:36:58
Message-Id: 20120428103421.42803332@googlemail.com
In Reply to: [gentoo-pms] Re: EAPI 5 (Was: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Making user patches globally available) by "Michał Górny"
On Sat, 28 Apr 2012 10:52:07 +0200
Michał Górny <mgorny@g.o> wrote:
> On Fri, 27 Apr 2012 21:12:27 +0100 > Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@××××××××××.com> wrote: > > * Get a versionator replacement into the PM > > Why are we trying to make PM a brick instead of keeping stuff modular? > What does the eclass lack which could be provided by PM?
Because trying to parse version formats correctly in bash is a huge pain, and versionator doesn't get it right (never mind that the rules were different when versionator was written). -- Ciaran McCreesh

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[gentoo-pms] Re: EAPI 5 Ulrich Mueller <ulm@g.o>