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Norman Rieß wrote:
> Donnie Berkholz schrieb:
>> The portage team just got rid of exactly this capability for creating
>> difficult to reproduce USE flag setups, because they were dynamic, based
>> on what's installed rather than set unconditionally in make.conf.
>> So it's a difficult argument to say we should re-add it into the
> Why difficult to reproduce? Same software should create same USE-flag
> I find it a little funny, that an official installer installes a perhaps
> not working system "by default".
> I think that misses the point of an installer!
USE flags control optional stuff. If something doesn't work because of a missing
USE flag, that's a bug with that particular ebuild.
Andrew Gaffney http://dev.gentoo.org/~agaffney/
Gentoo Linux Developer Installer Project
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