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An "enum" for Python 3
An unexpected perf feature
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A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
Based on Gentoo ...
Posted Feb 7, 2011 11:16 UTC (Mon) by wookey (subscriber, #5501)
Posted Feb 7, 2011 12:14 UTC (Mon) by Darkmere (subscriber, #53695)
Simply abstracting the dependencies/names into the right places, changing the tarball to cpio, and instead of padding with metadata, making it into a "proper" rpm or deb.
So, not quite as perverse as you may think, in fact part of the original design of portage/emerge was to allow it ;)
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