|Summary:||QA Notice: USE Flag 'kernel_linux' not in IUSE for app-admin/gamin-0.1.7 - thus, inotify won't be enabled for most users|
|Product:||Gentoo Linux||Reporter:||Mike Nerone <mike>|
|Component:||Current packages||Assignee:||Gentoo Linux bug wranglers <bug-wranglers>|
|Package list:||Runtime testing required:||---|
Description Mike Nerone 2006-03-24 10:25:04 UTC
Because gamin's IUSE doesn't list kernel_linux, nor is it in use.(local.)desc, nor is it enabled in the default profile, most users probably won't know about it, and everybody is installing gamin without inotify support.
Comment 1 Jakub Moc (RETIRED) 2006-03-24 10:33:02 UTC
This is NOT something that users should ever modify. Portage shouldn't moan about USE_EXPANDed stuff and preferably shouldn't even display userland/kernel "flags" in emerge --info (my personal view though). Those are based on your userland (as well as elibc_glibc etc.). Not a gamin bug, there's nothing wrong w/ the ebuild *** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 70648 ***
Comment 2 Mike Nerone 2006-03-24 11:00:22 UTC
Ah! I didn't know about the USE_EXPAND issue. Makes sense now - no need to set this USE flag explicitly. Thanks!