Gentoo Archives: gentoo-dev

From: "Robin H. Johnson" <robbat2@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] About udev-145: new features / extras and kernel requirements
Date: Sun, 30 Aug 2009 14:11:18
Message-Id: robbat2-20090830T191047-307482340Z@orbis-terrarum.net
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] About udev-145: new features / extras and kernel requirements by Bruno
On Sun, Aug 30, 2009 at 05:05:05PM +0200, Bruno wrote:
> Is this bound to consolekit or does it rather fall under 'acl' use-flag? > I guess this includes a kernel requirement (ACL support for tmpfs)
Yes, this would imply CONFIG_TMPFS_POSIX_ACL to actually be used.
> > * usb-db: Provide udev-rules with device names of pci and usb devices > > * hid2hci: Special utility to fix resume of some hid devices > > * keymap: Auto-configure model specific keys found on many laptops > > ("brightness up", "next song", "www browser", or "suspend") > > * modem-modeswitch: Switch modems that provide virtual cd-drive with > > drivers to modem mode > > * gudev: glib/gobject support for libudev > Is gudev just a binding or is it more? If it's just a binding it may > be nice to have it tied to a use-flag.
USE=glib has a couple of packages already, and this looks like another good one for it.
> > This makes udev depend on these libs: > > libacl, libglib2, libusb, usbutils, pciutils, gperf
dev-util/gperf is not a lib. It's one of those packages that should almost NEVER be seen in RDEPEND even, as it generates C/C++ during build time only. -- Robin Hugh Johnson Gentoo Linux: Developer, Trustee & Infrastructure Lead E-Mail : robbat2@g.o GnuPG FP : 11AC BA4F 4778 E3F6 E4ED F38E B27B 944E 3488 4E85