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From: "Petteri R├Ąty" <betelgeuse@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: ACCEPT_LICENSE and deprecation of check_license
Date: Sun, 21 Feb 2010 17:28:02
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] RFC: ACCEPT_LICENSE and deprecation of check_license by Zac Medico
On 20.2.2010 14.28, Zac Medico wrote:
> Hi, > > Since portage-2.1.7.x is stable now, with ACCEPT_LICENSE support, we > can think about deprecating check_license [1]. This will allow us to > avoid using PROPERTIES=interactive in cases when it is due to > check_license alone, since anything with a license in the @EULA > license group is automatically masked by the default > ACCEPT_LICENSE="* -@EULA" portage configuration [2]. > > [1] > [2]
We could handle it like deprecating ebeep and epause. With EAPI=4 don't define the function any more and the Portage version will be sufficiently new to have ACCEPT_LICENSE. Regards, Petteri