--- xml/htdocs/proj/en/glep/glep-0050.html 2006/06/15 14:39:04 1.1
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@@ -15,8 +15,8 @@
:Author: David Goodger
-:date: $Date: 2006/06/15 14:39:04 $
-:version: $Revision: 1.1 $
+:date: $Date: 2006/06/15 15:30:34 $
+:version: $Revision: 1.2 $
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@@ -275,9 +275,9 @@
|Title:||Supporting alternative package managers
@@ -300,7 +300,7 @@
@@ -343,13 +343,20 @@
or to the existing official package manager, etcetera.
|Author:||Grant Goodyear <g2boojum at gentoo.org>
An early criticism of this GLEP was that it fails to address eclasses and
- An early criticism of this GLEP was that it fails to address eclasses and
profiles. As far as eclasses are concerned, my view is that the above rules
suffice, since eclasses only matter in their use in ebuilds. If a package
manager can effectively process all ebuilds, then it must be handling the
eclasses successfully, too. Profiles, on the other hand, are not addressed
-here even implicitly.
+here even implicitly.
- Assuming the ebuild specification is successfully finished, then the
+first rule should really replace "all ebuilds supported by the official
+package manager" with "all ebuilds that satisfy the ebuild spec".
+Similarly, in rule two "by the official package manager" should
+read "by the official ebuild spec".