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From: Alex Alexander <wired@g.o>
Subject: Re: Last rites: www-client/chromium-bin
Date: Sat, 5 Mar 2011 01:46:58 +0200
On Sat, Mar 05, 2011 at 12:32:15AM +0100, Tomáš Chvátal wrote:
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> Dne 4.3.2011 10:35, "Paweł Hajdan, Jr." napsal(a):
> > # Pawel Hajdan jr <phajdan.jr@g.o> (04 Mar 2011)
> > # Masked for removal in 90 days.
> > # Multiple hard to fix and time consuming maintenance problems:
> > #  - history of bugs (bug #304527, bug #335101, bug #347175,
> > #    bug #349249, bug #356609)
> > #  - upstream's binary builds cannot be used on Gentoo
> > #    as easily as other -bin packages (ubuntu-specific
> > #    library names that require compatibility symlinks,
> > #    bundling libraries, mirror/redistribution policy, and so on)
> > #  - dependencies for the -bin package are harder to manage;
> > #    often we have source compatibility, but not binary compatibility
> > www-client/chromium-bin
> > 
> Well I can't afford to compile it for 3 hours. Could you at least make
> it compile against system webkit?
> That would save so much time i would not complain :)

What system webkit? Chromium has its own version of webkit :)

Anyway, compilation on a modern system shouldn't take more than an
hour. ~15-20 minutes on a quad i5.
-- 
Alex Alexander | wired
+ Gentoo Linux Developer
++ www.linuxized.com
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Re: Last rites: www-client/chromium-bin
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Re: Last rites: www-client/chromium-bin
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