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From: Ian Stakenvicius <axs@g.o>
Subject: Re: New global USE flag "ps"
Date: Fri, 15 Jun 2012 09:29:44 -0400
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On 14/06/12 10:43 PM, Samuli Suominen wrote:
> On 06/15/2012 05:02 AM, Mike Frysinger wrote:
>> On Thursday 14 June 2012 21:16:31 Samuli Suominen wrote:
>>> So how about renaming USE="gs" consumers to USE="ps" and making
>>> USE="ps" global flag with the proposed description?
>> 
>> merging is a good idea.  getting away from "ghostscript" is good.
>> i might suggest expanding "ps" to "postscript" though as "ps" is
>> a bit generic ... -mike
>> 
> 
> well, I admit I was sort of trying take the shorter road (less to
> rename :-)
> 
> so yeah, USE="postscript" it shall be unless someone objects...
> 
> - Samuli
> 

This makes sense globally, +1

As mentioned some packages (graphviz comes to mind also) will need to
keep 'gs' locally since it is used as a ghostscript-specific flag.
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References:
New global USE flag "gs" (app-text/ghostscript-gpl)
-- Samuli Suominen
Re: New global USE flag "gs" (app-text/ghostscript-gpl)
-- Peter Stuge
Re: New global USE flag "ps" (was: USE="gs")
-- Samuli Suominen
Re: New global USE flag "ps" (was: USE="gs")
-- Mike Frysinger
Re: New global USE flag "ps"
-- Samuli Suominen
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