Disclaimer: this bug has been filed in a semi-automated manner.
When emerging the package net-ftp/pure-ftpd-1.0.36, the following elog messages are displayed:
* Before starting Pure-FTPd, you have to edit the /etc/conf.d/pure-ftpd file!
* It's *really* important to read the README provided with Pure-FTPd!
* Check out http://download.pureftpd.org/pub/pure-ftpd/doc/README for general info
* and http://download.pureftpd.org/pub/pure-ftpd/doc/README.TLS for SSL/TLS info.
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 'net-ftp/pure-ftpd'; then
See the tracker bug 440214 for more details.