ccache 3.0 port

Sahil Tandon sahil at
Tue May 11 14:31:56 UTC 2010

On May 10, 2010, at 10:52 PM, Sahil Tandon <sahil at> wrote:

> On Tue, 11 May 2010, Alberto Villa wrote:
>> On Tuesday 11 May 2010 03:37:01 Sahil Tandon wrote:
>>> Regarding portlint's FATAL output, please review Package Naming
>>> Conventions in the Handbook. Specifically, "If the software  
>>> version has
>>> strings like ``alpha'', ``beta'', ``rc'', or ``pre'', take the first
>>> letter and put it immediately after a period."  So you could try
>>> sometihng like:
>>> PORTVERSION=    3.0.p1
>> DISTVERSION=    3.0pre1
>> is shorter and cleaner
> I appreciate the brevity, but this requires adjustment with every
> PORTVERSION change.  I prefer a solution that requires one less  
> (albeit
> simple) manual step; perhaps some sed-fu in DISTVERSION if the  
> example is aesthetically unpalatable. TMTOWTDI. :-)

Actually, after thinking about this some more, avilla@'s DISTVERSION  
tweak is more elegant and gives us the same end result with less  
fiddling.  Stick with that and sorry for the noise!

Sahil Tandon

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