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From: Steve Dibb <beandog@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] USE=doc for .pdf's ? (WAS: Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in sci-astronomy/kapteyn: metadata.xml ChangeLog kapteyn-1.9.2.ebuild)
Date: Tue, 13 Jul 2010 19:44:04
Message-Id: 4C3CC1F5.1090205@gentoo.org
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] USE=doc for .pdf's ? (WAS: Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in sci-astronomy/kapteyn: metadata.xml ChangeLog kapteyn-1.9.2.ebuild) by Jeremy Olexa
On 07/13/2010 01:32 PM, Jeremy Olexa wrote:
> On Tue, 13 Jul 2010 19:25:51 +0000 (UTC), "Kacper Kowalik (xarthisius)" > <xarthisius@g.o> wrote: > > >> if use doc; then >> insinto /usr/share/doc/${PF} >> doins doc/*.pdf || die >> > An open question to all: > > Should we be hiding pdf's behind USE=doc?? I've seen it here and there > as of late. I thought USE=doc was for compiling docs and/or pulling in > extra deps to build docs. >
I've seen it used sometimes where the docs themselves are really large, and/or require a separate SRC_URI download as well. But yah, makes most sense when you need it to change build deps and actually do something. Steve