On Tue, 2005-08-16 at 12:21 -0700, Donnie Berkholz wrote:
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> Jeremy Huddleston wrote:
> | The eselect developers want to keep all eselect modules in their svn
> | repository and distributed through a single package (app-admin/eselect).
> | Their main reasons for this are better QA and less overhead for releases
> | and merging.
> And unnecessarily tying releases together of things that have no reason
> to be tied together.
> It's fine to keep all the source in the same repository, but don't lock
> releases of unrelated modules together. That's the same thing X went
> through and has finally learned with the modularization effort.

There's also the size issue.  I use opengl-update on the LiveCD builds,
and have exactly zero need for *any* other eselect module, so why should
I be required to have them all to just get the one that I need?

Chris Gianelloni
Release Engineering - Strategic Lead/QA Manager
Games - Developer
Gentoo Linux

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