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From: Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@...>
Subject: Re: [PATCH eutils] Introduce has_iuse() for IUSE checks.
Date: Thu, 15 Sep 2011 00:15:59 +0100
On Wed, 14 Sep 2011 11:19:35 -0400
Mike Frysinger <vapier@g.o> wrote:
> however, why wont this work sanely in src_* or pkg_* funcs ?  the env
> there is the one constructed by the PM which includes the merged IUSE
> values.

It's not. We deliberately don't specify that the PM passes fixed up
values for IUSE, DEPEND etc back into the ebuild, since Portage's
behaviour for global variables has varied considerably over the years.

-- 
Ciaran McCreesh
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