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Marijn Schouten (hkBst) wrote:
> Can't we already (automatically) remove masks for which the relevant
> ebuilds have been removed? Is there another situation for which you
> think this is useful?
While it might be possible, we currently aren't doing that. It shouldn't
be too difficult to implement, but it would have to be semi-smart and
check if that package ever existed, as some developers add masks before
adding packages and we don't want those automatically removed.
I have a simple script that outputs all masks that aren't actually
masking anything. I run it every once in a while and remove such masks
(after, of course, looking at the comments), and this has been working
fine so far.
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