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Bug 614092 - dev-python/twisted-16.4.1: USE flags do not affect installed files
Summary: dev-python/twisted-16.4.1: USE flags do not affect installed files
Status: CONFIRMED
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Python Gentoo Team
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: 657818 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2017-03-27 18:12 UTC by Michał Górny
Modified: 2018-07-07 19:28 UTC (History)
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Description Michał Górny archtester Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev Security 2017-03-27 18:12:39 UTC
Looking at the ebuild, USE flags only control deps. This means they're not valid USE flags, plus the package installed as-is is half-broken. For example, with USE=-conch, all the conch executables and modules are installed normally yet it may or may not work, so people will never figure out to add correct dependencies.
Comment 1 Brian Dolbec gentoo-dev 2018-07-07 19:28:32 UTC
*** Bug 657818 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***