Gentoo Archives: gentoo-pms

From: Ulrich Mueller <ulm@g.o>
To: gentoo-pms@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-pms] [PATCH 1/2] Clarify wording for EAPI parsing
Date: Thu, 17 May 2012 10:15:44
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-pms] [PATCH 1/2] Clarify wording for EAPI parsing by Ulrich Mueller
>>>>> On Sun, 13 May 2012, Ulrich Mueller wrote:
>>>>> On Sun, 13 May 2012, David Leverton wrote: >>> Hm, the condition "If a recognised EAPI has been determined such, >>> then ..." is important and shouldn't be removed.
>> I took that out because the PM should treat the parsed EAPI as >> authoritative whether or not it's recognised...
>>> If the result of parsing is an EAPI not known to the package manager, >>> then the ebuild must not be sourced (but be rejected immediately).
>> ... which is basically what you're saying here, but maybe you want >> explicit wording saying that the sourcing should be skipped in such a case?
> Updated patch is included below, as discussed on IRC.
Committed. Ulrich