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From: Brian Harring <ferringb@...>
Subject: Re: New global USE flag: introspection
Date: Sun, 20 Jun 2010 15:55:10 -0700
On Sun, Jun 20, 2010 at 04:14:16PM -0400, Olivier Crrrte wrote:
> 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.

Use deps exist for situations like this ;)

Beyond that, the naming kind of sucks from where I'm sitting- it's a 
gobject/gnome specific flag in intention, but introspection has many 
meanings elsewhere that may not map cleanly there.

Anyone got a better name for it?
~harring
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