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Bug 440494

Summary: dev-vcs/git-1.7.8.6: some elog messages should only be shown for the first install.
Product: Gentoo Linux Reporter: poletti.marco
Component: Current packagesAssignee: Robin Johnson <robbat2>
Status: UNCONFIRMED ---    
Severity: normal    
Priority: Normal    
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Whiteboard:
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---
Bug Depends on:    
Bug Blocks: 440214    

Description poletti.marco 2012-10-31 10:59:14 UTC
Disclaimer: this bug has been filed in a semi-automated manner.

When emerging the package dev-vcs/git-1.7.8.6, the following elog messages are displayed:

 * These additional scripts need some dependencies:
 *   git-quiltimport  : dev-util/quilt
 *   git-instaweb     : || ( www-servers/lighttpd www-servers/apache )

Such messages should only be displayed when the package is a new install.
These situations can be checked in the ebuild as follows:

if ! has_version 'dev-vcs/git'; then

See the tracker bug 440214 for more details.