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Bug 633746 - bitcoincore.eclass: removal (net-p2p/bitcoind & co)
Summary: bitcoincore.eclass: removal (net-p2p/bitcoind & co)
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Eclasses (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Deadline: 2017-10-15
Assignee: Luke-Jr
Whiteboard: Masked for removal on 2018-04-19
Keywords: PMASKED
Depends on: 644940
Blocks: qt4-removal
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Reported: 2017-10-08 09:05 UTC by Michał Górny
Modified: 2018-04-22 11:47 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Description Michał Górny archtester Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev Security 2017-10-08 09:05:39 UTC
As noted on 2 Sep 2017, the bitcoincore.eclass needs to be removed and the code for bitcoin ebuilds inlined.

Luke, are you interested in doing the necessary work, or do we have to find a new maintainer for those packages? Delaying and trying to find people unaware of QA requests to sneak the changes in is not going to be help anyone.
Comment 1 Luke-Jr 2017-10-08 14:12:51 UTC
"Sneak" is a pretty ugly word considering you said that was a legitimate option.

Seems like a better idea to inline for new versions, and just leave the eclass around until the old ones can be removed? Or do you want old ones inlined too?
Comment 2 Michał Górny archtester Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev Security 2017-10-08 16:34:39 UTC
New version is entirely fine.
Comment 3 Andreas Sturmlechner gentoo-dev 2017-12-31 16:39:44 UTC
Do we have to wait for stabilisation of 0.15.1 here or can we drop back to ~arch?
Comment 4 Larry the Git Cow gentoo-dev 2018-04-22 11:47:32 UTC
The bug has been closed via the following commit(s):

commit fc7192b1fbb1d2ff8225f76c5f91327cefb4abb9
Author:     Andreas Sturmlechner <>
AuthorDate: 2018-04-22 11:41:24 +0000
Commit:     Andreas Sturmlechner <>
CommitDate: 2018-04-22 11:47:21 +0000

    bitcoincore.eclass: Remove last-rited

 eclass/bitcoincore.eclass | 413 ----------------------------------------------
 1 file changed, 413 deletions(-)