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From: Mike Frysinger <vapier@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] ebuild laziness and binpkg overhead
Date: Fri, 15 Jun 2012 15:11:34
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] ebuild laziness and binpkg overhead by Samuli Suominen
On Friday 15 June 2012 03:44:14 Samuli Suominen wrote:
> On 06/13/2012 06:02 AM, Mike Frysinger wrote: > > i've noticed a growing trend where people put setup of variables into > > pkg_setup that only matter to src_* funcs presumably so they don't have > > to call the respective src_* func from an inherited eclass. > > unfortunately this adds pointless overhead to binpkgs. can we please > > move away from this practice ? > > Every Xfce ebuild in gentoo-x86 is using pkg_setup() for 3 variables, > DOCS for src_install, PATCHES for src_prepare
these are static variables, so defining them in a func is pointless
> and XFCONF for src_configure
now you're down to one variable which means you've got one func to /properly/ define -mike


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Re: [gentoo-dev] ebuild laziness and binpkg overhead Samuli Suominen <ssuominen@g.o>