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From: Fabian Groffen <grobian@g.o>
To: gentoo-alt@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-alt] [prefix] keywordings for x86 linux
Date: Wed, 18 Apr 2007 10:01:17
On 04-04-2007 18:33:04 +0200, Michael Haubenwallner wrote:
> following packages can be keyworded x86 (linux): > > sys-devel/binutils- > sys-libs/db-4.5.20_p2
I think I already did them (I'm slacking lately, sorry!)
> And this also works: > > dev-libs/libiconv-1.11
keyworded now
> Now you think wth I need libiconv on linux. > > Well, I'm currently trying the profile on linux having ELIBC="linux" > instead of ELIBC="glibc", to avoid stray dependencies on glibc, because > I don't want to have any libc in prefix.
Sounds good. Do you suggest using ELIBC=linux in prefix by default here?
> IMO the easiest way is to say ELIBC="linux" - I've already > empty-remerged system using this profile. > > Maybe virtual/libiconv could avoid a dependency on dev-libs/libiconv for > elibc_linux, but that's just an optimization.
Why avoid? If you don't want to know about the installed glibc, you need libiconv if you do iconv stuff, right? -- Fabian Groffen Gentoo on a different level -- gentoo-alt@g.o mailing list


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Re: [gentoo-alt] [prefix] keywordings for x86 linux Michael Haubenwallner <michael.haubenwallner@×××××××.at>