[pacman-dev] [PATCH] PM_DEP_MOD_LT and PM_DEP_MOD_GT depmods added

Nagy Gabor ngaba at bibl.u-szeged.hu
Wed Dec 19 02:24:33 EST 2007

> I'm not sure you missed this mail, but just in case :
> http://www.archlinux.org/pipermail/pacman-dev/2007-December/010527.html
> I have to side with Aaron here, actually, I'm just going to quote
> what he said :
> "That said, if someone wants to add in support for > and <
> comparators, I wouldn't complain. It just sounds like "feature creep"
> to me - it's solving a problem no one encounters on a day to day
> basis."
> That is, I don't find it very useful either, but since it doesn't add
> much code, it's not a big deal.
Well, I agree, that this will be rarely used (mainly >). So if you can
show me a clean way (not kernel26 provision) to say that "foo depends on
kernel-2.6.x" I will revert this immediately (this was the only reason
for implementing)


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