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provides an alternative service for most mailing lists.c.f. bug 424647
Only to have the whole lot fall in a heap when an "emerge -u" writes
over the top of your carefully tailored USE flags. USE flags as they
are currently implemented have a few shortcomings, and it looks like
from this discussion that per package overides will be the real
solution. In the meantime, please dont build console apps with X
support by default! If I want X support, I will run X and gvim.
BillK - one who has been bitten by silly USE defaults like X in console
On Thu, 2003-05-01 at 11:25, Troy Dack wrote:
> On Wed, 2003-04-30 at 01:46, Grant Goodyear wrote:
> > I propose that we go ahead and have vim build with X support if people
> > don't override the +X useflag, since that's most inline with Gentoo
> > philosophy.
> Hear, Hear!! That is the whole point of USE flags!
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