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From: Donnie Berkholz <dberkholz@g.o>
To: gentoo-science@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-science] Science Meeting - Status of tcl
Date: Mon, 06 Dec 2010 16:14:16
In Reply to: [gentoo-science] Science Meeting - Status of tcl by justin
On 08:52 Mon 06 Dec     , justin wrote:
> Hi all, > > the tcl herd is more or less dead. As there a many sci apps which rely > on tcl/tk, the question is, how we should deal with this? Contribute, > take over...? > > Lets discuss this. > > One simple question, I was asked by a user, should the header > directories should be somehow generalized? > > /usr/include/tcl8.5 -> /usr/include/tcl8.5.9 > /usr/include/tcl8 -> /usr/include/tcl8.5.9 > /usr/include/tcl -> /usr/include/tcl8.5.9 > > This would simplify cases where the buildsystem has hardcoded paths.
Don't the directories reflect tcl "ABIs", not just some kind of arbitrary version? -- Thanks, Donnie Donnie Berkholz Sr. Developer, Science Team Gentoo Linux Blog:


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Re: [gentoo-science] Science Meeting - Status of tcl justin <jlec@g.o>