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From: Sven Vermeulen <swift@g.o>
To: gentoo-doc@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-doc] Portage per-package environment/behavior
Date: Thu, 29 Dec 2011 18:18:28
Message-Id: 20111229181806.GB17160@gentoo.org
In Reply to: [gentoo-doc] Portage per-package environment/behavior by Sven Vermeulen
On Wed, Dec 28, 2011 at 11:14:49AM +0100, Sven Vermeulen wrote:
> I noticed we don't describe in the handbook that Portage can have > per-package environment variables (like CFLAGS) through /etc/portage/env. > This can be even (ab?)used to execute steps before or after specific phases > (based on the EBUILD_PHASE information), something I use for updating IDS > systems (postinst/prerm phase).
So, considering the idea of having a section added to "Working with Portage" called "Advanced Portage Features", this is what it could look like: http://dev.gentoo.org/~swift/docs/previews/hb-portage-advanced.xml Ideas? Thoughts? Wkr, Sven Vermeulen

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Re: [gentoo-doc] Portage per-package environment/behavior Sven Vermeulen <swift@g.o>
[gentoo-doc] Re: Portage per-package environment/behavior Duncan <1i5t5.duncan@×××.net>