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From: hasufell <hasufell@g.o>
Subject: Re: About using USE flags to pull in needed RDEPENDs being discouraged by devmanual
Date: Sat, 16 Jun 2012 20:06:17 +0200
On 06/16/2012 07:55 PM, Samuli Suominen wrote:
> 
> why not get this finally entirely out of the way:
> 
> suggested/recommended dependencies support, like SDEPEND,
> http://bugs.gentoo.org/327701
> 
> as in, threat them as RDEPEND if user has the option to pull them in
> enabled, otherwise print an uniformed postinst message
> 
> as a bonus, this solution would also allow USE dependencies to work and
> would replace some cases of 'has_version foo/bar[use]'
> 
> - Samuli
> 

Sounds interesting, but I don't fully understand. Can you give an
example ebuild?


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