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From: Michał Górny <mgorny@g.o>
Subject: Re: [WTH] bash-completion useflag
Date: Wed, 31 Aug 2011 22:22:28 +0200
On Wed, 31 Aug 2011 22:14:08 +0200
Tomáš Chvátal <scarabeus@g.o> wrote:

> what is the purpose of this fancy useflag, it controlls install of at
> best one or more small sh scripts.
> As we do not bother with the logrotate useflag this thing should fall
> into the same category.
> 
> It is mostly added by the eclass for the feature. Which I for example
> didn't notice and forced
> newuse update for all poor souls using libreoffice...

I already suggested removing it at least twice.

One issue is that a few packages use it for PDEPs. But I guess making
the eclass non-conditional by default would be a good start.


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Best regards,
Michał Górny
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