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From: Diego Elio “Flameeyes” Pettenò <flameeyes@...>
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev-announce] built_with_use removal
Date: Sun, 24 Jan 2010 21:12:21 +0100
Il giorno dom, 24/01/2010 alle 18.51 +0200, Petteri Räty ha scritto:
> There should be no legitimate reason for the number to go up so please
> whenever bumping ebuilds, remove the usage of built_with_use. 

There is still legitimate use when you're not using it for dependencies.

See for instance PulseAudio ebuild:

 local pkg="media-plugins/alsa-plugins"
 if has_version ${pkg} && ! built_with_use --missing false ${pkg}
pulseaudio; then
         elog "You have alsa support enabled so you probably want to
         elog "${pkg} with pulseaudio support to have"
         elog "alsa using applications route their sound through

Diego Elio Pettenò — “Flameeyes”

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