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From: Nirbheek Chauhan <nirbheek@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [RFC] Splitting desktop profile to KDE and GNOME
Date: Tue, 27 Oct 2009 18:07:41
Message-Id: 8b4c83ad0910271107k5c993d28k3fd4ecaddcef04a3@mail.gmail.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [RFC] Splitting desktop profile to KDE and GNOME by William Hubbs
On Tue, Oct 27, 2009 at 11:29 PM, William Hubbs <williamh@g.o> wrote:
> I just tested this, and make.conf overrides iuse defaults.  To verify > this for yourself, pick a package with an iuse default turning on a > flag, then turn off the flag in make.conf and check what would happen if > you emerged the package. > > package.use overrides for a single package, but make.conf overrides for > all of your system. >
This behaviour is controlled by the variable USE_ORDER. make.globals sets this to: USE_ORDER="env:pkg:conf:defaults:pkginternal:env.d" -- ~Nirbheek Chauhan Gentoo GNOME+Mozilla Team

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Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [RFC] Splitting desktop profile to KDE and GNOME William Hubbs <williamh@g.o>