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authorZac Medico <>2008-07-28 08:52:28 +0000
committerZac Medico <>2008-07-28 08:52:28 +0000
commit772f75ac49f4bc69bfc2bf676cc8a16a4187a7f4 (patch)
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parentCreate a table to document conditional USE dependency syntax. (diff)
Add note about support for EAPI="2_pre0".
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@@ -3,6 +3,11 @@ News (mainly features/major bug fixes)
+* Add support for a new EAPI="2_pre0" value that can be used in ebuilds when
+ testing new features such as USE dependencies. This is an experimental EAPI
+ that will not be supported after the final EAPI 2 is defined. For more
+ information about experimental EAPI features, refer to the "Ebuild" chapter
+ of the html documentation that is installed with portage.
* Add PORTAGE_IONICE_COMMAND setting for make.conf which is called to adjust
IO priority on portage and it's subprocesses.
* Add link level dependency awareness to emerge --depclean and --prune actions