Gentoo Archives: gentoo-dev

From: Antoni Grzymala <awaria@××××××××××.pl>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Last rites: www-client/chromium-bin
Date: Sat, 05 Mar 2011 02:34:30
Message-Id: 20110305023336.GA8698@lemongrass.antoszka.pl
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Last rites: www-client/chromium-bin by Alex Alexander
Alex Alexander dixit (2011-03-05, 01:46):

> On Sat, Mar 05, 2011 at 12:32:15AM +0100, Tomáš Chvátal wrote: > > -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- > > Hash: SHA1 > > > > Dne 4.3.2011 10:35, "Paweł Hajdan, Jr." napsal(a): > > > # Pawel Hajdan jr <phajdan.jr@g.o> (04 Mar 2011) > > > # Masked for removal in 90 days. > > > # Multiple hard to fix and time consuming maintenance problems: > > > # - history of bugs (bug #304527, bug #335101, bug #347175, > > > # bug #349249, bug #356609) > > > # - upstream's binary builds cannot be used on Gentoo > > > # as easily as other -bin packages (ubuntu-specific > > > # library names that require compatibility symlinks, > > > # bundling libraries, mirror/redistribution policy, and so on) > > > # - dependencies for the -bin package are harder to manage; > > > # often we have source compatibility, but not binary compatibility > > > www-client/chromium-bin > > > > > Well I can't afford to compile it for 3 hours. Could you at least make > > it compile against system webkit? > > That would save so much time i would not complain :) > > What system webkit? Chromium has its own version of webkit :) > > Anyway, compilation on a modern system shouldn't take more than an > hour. ~15-20 minutes on a quad i5.
Takes ~32 minutes on my i7 (dual core @2.67 ghz). -- [a]