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Daniel Pielmeier <daniel.pielmeier@...>:
> 2009/3/9 Christian Faulhammer <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> > I don't know if there is a bug somewhere (I did not find one), but
> > what about having the possibility to ask for one out many USE flags
> > of a dependency. For example app-misc/gramps needs dev-lang/python
> > with USE=berkdb or USE=sqlite, but Portage won't tell the user that
> > he can enable one but always asks for the first in the || () string.
> || ( dev-lang/python[berkdb] dev-lang/python[sqlite] )
That's the solution currently and not the optimum.
> The only way I found to get around this is to recompile python with
> the new use flags first. Afterwards dependency calculation succeeds.
Christian Faulhammer, Gentoo Lisp project
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