bind-9.8.1_p1 recompilation failed...
On Sun, 04 Mar 2012 11:34:54 -0500
> Jarry <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > On 01-Mar-12 21:29, walt wrote:
> > > On 03/01/2012 09:55 AM, Jarry wrote:
> > >> What could be the problem? I remember just yesterday I updated
> > >> bind from 9.7.4_p1 to 9.8.1_p1, but today recompilation simply
> > >> failed...
> > >
> > > I'm getting exactly the same error, so I'd say the ebuild is broken.
> > You might be right. After resyncing portage today bind does not
> > want to be re-emerged (yet I did it just to be sure it works).
> > Short check revealed that "-static-libs%" has been removed from
> > use-flags...
> > <OT>: recently I noticed many times that a certain use-flag has
> > been activated for application, but removed a after a few days.
> > Not a big problem for "small" applications, but might be quite
> > annoying if I have to recompile gcc two times in two days, for
> > all of my servers. Seems to me like insufficient testing and
> > this should never happen in case of stable releases...</OT>
> > Jarry
> In bind 9.9.0 I am getting undefined access to main, so things seem to
> be getting much worse.
Can you fill a bug report to bugs.gentoo.org about it or lookup existing one
with your problem? Build problems are usually easies to resolve.