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From: hasufell <hasufell@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] About using USE flags to pull in needed RDEPENDs being discouraged by devmanual
Date: Sun, 17 Jun 2012 01:39:34
Message-Id: 4FDD344C.5070707@gentoo.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] About using USE flags to pull in needed RDEPENDs being discouraged by devmanual by Ciaran McCreesh
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On 06/16/2012 08:14 PM, Ciaran McCreesh wrote:
> Suggested dependencies were used in the old kdebuilds, and Exherbo > makes extensive use of both suggested and recommended dependencies, > so there are plenty of examples, spec wording and an implementation > already if you want to play. >
I don't want to install Exherbo to see an example. Archlinux also has a nice implementation about optional dependencies and I don't care about that either. This is about a gentoo specific implementation and I am still not clear about how that proposed SDEPEND would look like. Are useflags allowed for those too? How do I "activate" it? Via a seperate config file in /etc/portage, is it a FEATURE? what what what -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v2.0.19 (GNU/Linux) Comment: Using GnuPG with Mozilla - http://enigmail.mozdev.org/ iQEcBAEBAgAGBQJP3TRMAAoJEFpvPKfnPDWz2acH+gKVpIutTnH62E8TwKvpB9mm eiSaYkS+a4EowjZrDmu2DnBFFmbh+iXlZ+1RYeb+UYRI/r4AV+l24m/USbfOPxq8 ftHXNXH17K7Bl7hnxC2llhU+PHH6QEBAuh5Y7gIzLZL4G1IX92JNHm+noo6UHBBm dsKFQJP4Mz2dzt3AvclT199HCxyggVALg7TkHhoZpT3g7clqdDeFRbUSya0nmAMq vsysBHC6BlhaV5FcYUO+8o54qV65tRvwYXABL3vS7xmHm1QzT01gZkXCeehHAQ9b CW4UWWfyJwk1SK50ZNrjzCiKfK8yVMhQgnaXy9357gX0Rk2AAITgtzeSz378kP0= =wm7w -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----

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Re: [gentoo-dev] About using USE flags to pull in needed RDEPENDs being discouraged by devmanual Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@××××××××××.com>