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authorZac Medico <>2006-12-23 19:15:37 +0000
committerZac Medico <>2006-12-23 19:15:37 +0000
commit33c29d8c799546f746bf6fbf379e915ae10cdcc8 (patch)
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parentmove actionmap_deps out of global scope and into doebuild where it is actuall... (diff)
For bug #158931, add some release notes to explain performance penalties for dependency calculations.
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@@ -13,6 +13,8 @@ portage-2.1.2
* Dependencies can be satisfied by installed packages that do not have matching
ebuilds in the portage tree or overlay.
* Emerge automatically ignores blockers that are made irrelevant by an upgrade.
+* Emerge supports "reverse blocker detection" which means that the blockers of
+ installed packages will always be respected.
* Emerge builds a complete dependency graph in order to ensure correct merge
order and detection of circular dependencies.
* The world and system sets allow automatic update of all installed slots.