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To: Olivier Crête <tester@g.o>
From: Nirbheek Chauhan <nirbheek@g.o>
Subject: Re: New global USE flag: introspection
Date: Mon, 21 Jun 2010 03:03:34 +0530
2010/6/21 Olivier Crête <tester@g.o>:
> On Sun, 2010-06-20 at 20:12 +0530, Arun Raghavan wrote:
>> I'd like to propose a new global USE-flag: introspection.
> ...
>> Any objections? I'll wait till Wed (June 23rd) before adding this if
>> there aren't any.
>
> Do we really want it to be a USE flag ? I would force it on always for
> everyone. Due to the direction in which GNOME is heading, it will be
> required by the core desktop anyway.
>

On the other hand, it's not just GNOME-3 which uses gtk+, atk, pango,
etc. A lot of the libraries that we package are going to be used
outside GNOME, and I really don't see why we should force this stuff
onto them when we don't absolutely have to.

-- 
~Nirbheek Chauhan

Gentoo GNOME+Mozilla Team


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New global USE flag: introspection
-- Arun Raghavan
Re: New global USE flag: introspection
-- Olivier Crête
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