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Bug 603940

Summary: >=app-antivirus/clamav-0.99.2 should alternatively depend on dev-libs/libpcre2 and prefer it over dev-libs/libpcre
Product: Gentoo Linux Reporter: Jeroen Roovers (RETIRED) <jer>
Component: Current packagesAssignee: Antivirus Team <antivirus>
Severity: normal    
Priority: Normal    
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
See Also:
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---
Bug Depends on:    
Bug Blocks: 837980    
Attachments: Hard depend on libpcre2

Description Jeroen Roovers (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2016-12-28 15:48:29 UTC
--with-pcre[=DIR]       path to directory containing libpcre library,
                          prioritizes PCRE2 over PCRE [default=search PATH
                          environment variable]
Comment 1 coyote 2017-11-04 21:25:14 UTC
Created attachment 502566 [details, diff]
Hard depend on libpcre2
Comment 2 Larry the Git Cow gentoo-dev 2017-11-24 18:22:35 UTC
The bug has been closed via the following commit(s):

commit 41682d1eb1c6fba307b3c3b0b2cce8607f2d2432
Author:     coyote <>
AuthorDate: 2017-11-24 13:53:32 +0000
Commit:     Robin H. Johnson <>
CommitDate: 2017-11-24 18:22:21 +0000

    app-antivirus/clamav: fix dependencies in libpcre & libpcre2
    (cherry picked from commit ba70bffd9067212f57640d39dfb051c92dbab1dc)
    Signed-off-by: Robin H. Johnson <>

 app-antivirus/clamav/clamav-0.99.2-r1.ebuild | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)