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Bug 704212 - sci-libs/geos: Drop IUSE python
Summary: sci-libs/geos: Drop IUSE python
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Sci-geo Project
Keywords: PullRequest
Depends on: 484270
Blocks: py3-tracker, python-3-incompatible
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Reported: 2019-12-29 21:01 UTC by Andreas Sturmlechner
Modified: 2019-12-30 22:20 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description Andreas Sturmlechner gentoo-dev 2019-12-29 21:01:48 UTC
It seems we are the only ones still building this. The only revdep is dev-python/basemap.

Suggested replacement is sci-libs/Shapely.
Comment 1 Larry the Git Cow gentoo-dev 2019-12-30 22:20:48 UTC
The bug has been closed via the following commit(s):

commit f17760b18083fbf752095da36056e4bf86d96d40
Author:     Andreas Sturmlechner <>
AuthorDate: 2019-12-29 21:15:21 +0000
Commit:     Andreas Sturmlechner <>
CommitDate: 2019-12-30 22:19:51 +0000

    sci-libs/geos: Drop USE python
    Long obsolete, use sci-libs/Shapely instead.
    Package-Manager: Portage-2.3.84, Repoman-2.3.20
    Signed-off-by: Andreas Sturmlechner <>

 sci-libs/geos/geos-3.8.0-r1.ebuild | 52 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
 1 file changed, 52 insertions(+)