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From: "Philippe Lafoucrière" <lafou@×××××××.fr>
To: gentoo-desktop-research@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-desktop-research] Per-package USE descriptions
Date: Mon, 08 Dec 2003 06:59:38
In Reply to: [gentoo-desktop-research] Per-package USE descriptions by Joel Konkle-Parker
On Monday 08 December 2003 13:57, Joel Konkle-Parker wrote:
> I'd like to propose that we add per-package USE flag descriptions to the > package pages on I can't tell you how many > times I've sat and wondered what effect a particular flag has on a > particular package, and the use.desc descriptions are much too brief to > give any kind of useful detail. For example: > > "What effect does USE="xml2" have on xfree?" > "Why does w3m need USE="imlib"? > "Why should I keep USE="berkdb"?
please see /usr/portage/profiles/use.local.desc -- gentoo-desktop-research@g.o mailing list


Subject Author
Re: [gentoo-desktop-research] Per-package USE descriptions Joel Konkle-Parker <jjk3@×××××××.edu>