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From: Ryan Hill <dirtyepic@g.o>
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev-announce] debug USE flag misuse
Date: Wed, 30 Jun 2010 23:21:12 -0600
On Wed, 30 Jun 2010 23:25:32 +0000
Jeremy Olexa <darkside@g.o> wrote:

> What is the consensus on if the metadata.xml specifies that it will add
> CFLAGS? Surely it is not as black/white as the global suggests..?
> 
> local:debug:app-portage/eix: Build with CXXFLAGS/LDFLAGS for debugging
> support; not recommended for normal use.

USE flags should not affect CFLAGS unless there is a very good reason.  This
isn't a very good reason (same goes for its optimization and
strong-optimization flags).

I have a half-done compiler flag policy thingy i keep meaning to finish
and post for public thrashing.


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