conversion of USE=nocxx to USE=cxx
On 11/14/2011 3:03 PM, Mike Frysinger wrote:
> On Monday 14 November 2011 14:00:01 Mike Gilbert wrote:
>> On 11/13/2011 11:37 PM, Mike Frysinger wrote:
>>> On Sunday 13 November 2011 16:42:39 Mike Gilbert wrote:
>>>> If I understand you correctly, you are just going to add a "cxx" use
>>>> flag to gcc for some transitional period? If so, I can simply switch it
>>>> at some point after you add the new flag?
>>> transition period:
>>> eventually you can drop the [-nocxx] dep, but it'll prob be a while.
>> Why do I need the [-nocxx] dep at this point? Everybody is going to end
>> up rebuilding gcc with the new use flag anyway.
> some people might, but not everyone. if we remove the [-nocxx], and someone
> where to run `emerge google-chrome -u`, portage would fail with dependency
Actually, it pulls in gcc[cxx], and rebuilds gcc. There is no dependency
error. We can prevent an unnecessary gcc rebuild by listing [-nocxx]
first however, so I committed that.