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From: Ian Stakenvicius <axs@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] New global USE flag "ps"
Date: Fri, 15 Jun 2012 13:30:47
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] New global USE flag "ps" by Samuli Suominen
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On 14/06/12 10:43 PM, Samuli Suominen wrote:
> On 06/15/2012 05:02 AM, Mike Frysinger wrote: >> On Thursday 14 June 2012 21:16:31 Samuli Suominen wrote: >>> So how about renaming USE="gs" consumers to USE="ps" and making >>> USE="ps" global flag with the proposed description? >> >> merging is a good idea. getting away from "ghostscript" is good. >> i might suggest expanding "ps" to "postscript" though as "ps" is >> a bit generic ... -mike >> > > well, I admit I was sort of trying take the shorter road (less to > rename :-) > > so yeah, USE="postscript" it shall be unless someone objects... > > - Samuli >
This makes sense globally, +1 As mentioned some packages (graphviz comes to mind also) will need to keep 'gs' locally since it is used as a ghostscript-specific flag. -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v2.0.17 (GNU/Linux) iF4EAREIAAYFAk/bOMgACgkQ2ugaI38ACPBkmgD/W05LR/3OmEFmzba/x0YLjsP+ 6UUzcPwxRbJ3ArjIza0A/1XgPGoecSrrqAKhLi2SiqyqpwolOw3MP+ol1Oa85/DP =iQRE -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----