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mån 2001-09-24 klockan 14.20 skrev Martin Schlemmer:
> In hacking a few .ebuild, i noticed that most .ebuilds have paths to
> where Gnome, Mozilla, etc is hardcoded ?!?
> Now I know that it is not everyday that they change, but since the base
> location for many packages will be changed now, cant it be done
> correctly this time ? In other words rather use defined variables that
> should be defined when the base package is installed (like KDEDIR,
> MOZILLA_FIVE_HOME, etc) since the base package should already have been
> merged when you get to subpackages ....
I've brought up this issue before. The main reason for this is to be
able to say, I want all GNOME-stuff in /usr/local/gnome instead of
/opt/gnome (for example).
However if we decide to move everything to /usr this won't be an issue
BTW. Testing your Mozilla ebuild right now.
> Some suggestions/reasons would be appreciated.
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