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32<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">GLEP:</th><td class="field-body">19</td> 32<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">GLEP:</th><td class="field-body">19</td>
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34<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Title:</th><td class="field-body">Gentoo Stable Portage Tree</td> 34<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Title:</th><td class="field-body">Gentoo Stable Portage Tree</td>
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36<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Version:</th><td class="field-body">1.3</td> 36<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Version:</th><td class="field-body">1.4</td>
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38<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Last-Modified:</th><td class="field-body"><a class="reference" href="http://www.gentoo.org/cgi-bin/viewcvs.cgi/xml/htdocs/proj/en/glep/glep-0019.txt?cvsroot=gentoo">2004/01/30 02:27:28</a></td> 38<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Last-Modified:</th><td class="field-body"><a class="reference" href="http://www.gentoo.org/cgi-bin/viewcvs.cgi/xml/htdocs/proj/en/glep/glep-0019.txt?cvsroot=gentoo">2004/01/30 02:41:45</a></td>
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40<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Author:</th><td class="field-body">Kurt Lieber &lt;klieber&#32;&#97;t&#32;gentoo.org&gt;</td> 40<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Author:</th><td class="field-body">Kurt Lieber &lt;klieber&#32;&#97;t&#32;gentoo.org&gt;</td>
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42<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Status:</th><td class="field-body">Draft</td> 42<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Status:</th><td class="field-body">Draft</td>
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74updated far less often than the regular tree. Outside of periodic updates, 74updated far less often than the regular tree. Outside of periodic updates,
75this tree would only be updated with critical bugfixes and security patches.</p> 75this tree would only be updated with critical bugfixes and security patches.</p>
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77<div class="section" id="motivation"> 77<div class="section" id="motivation">
78<h1><a class="toc-backref" href="#id3" name="motivation">Motivation</a></h1> 78<h1><a class="toc-backref" href="#id3" name="motivation">Motivation</a></h1>
79<p>Enterprise customers typically value stability and a predictable upgrade path 79<p>Enterprise users typically value stability and a predictable upgrade path
80over having the latest packages or features available to them. Historically, 80over having the latest packages or features available to them. Historically,
81Gentoo Linux has been unable to provide such an environment due to the dynamic 81Gentoo Linux has been unable to provide such an environment due to the dynamic
82nature of the Portage tree.</p> 82nature of the Portage tree.</p>
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84<div class="section" id="specification"> 84<div class="section" id="specification">
117&quot;stable&quot; keyword which would be added to appropriate ebuilds. The use of 117&quot;stable&quot; keyword which would be added to appropriate ebuilds. The use of
118&quot;stable&quot; would signify ebuilds that are ready for production in the stable 118&quot;stable&quot; would signify ebuilds that are ready for production in the stable
119tree while &quot;~stable&quot; would be reserved for ebuilds which may be appropriate 119tree while &quot;~stable&quot; would be reserved for ebuilds which may be appropriate
120for the stable tree, but may require further testing before being deemed 120for the stable tree, but may require further testing before being deemed
121&quot;ready for production&quot;. Off-cycle bug fixes and/or security updates may be 121&quot;ready for production&quot;. Off-cycle bug fixes and/or security updates may be
122examples of ebuilds that require the ~server tag.</p> 122examples of ebuilds that require the ~stable tag.</p>
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124<div class="section" id="implementation"> 124<div class="section" id="implementation">
125<h1><a class="toc-backref" href="#id6" name="implementation">Implementation</a></h1> 125<h1><a class="toc-backref" href="#id6" name="implementation">Implementation</a></h1>
126<p>While a 'stable' keyword was originally proposed, after further review, it was 126<p>While a 'stable' keyword was originally proposed, after further review, it was
127determined this offered no way to allow arch-specific stable ebuilds. As 127determined this offered no way to allow arch-specific stable ebuilds. As
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