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Bug 728568 - www-apps/mediawiki: add REQUIRED_USE and build php with a database support
Summary: www-apps/mediawiki: add REQUIRED_USE and build php with a database support
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Web Application Packages Maintainers
Depends on:
Reported: 2020-06-17 14:15 UTC by David Denoncin
Modified: 2020-06-25 07:48 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

See Also:
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---

git format patch for www-apps/mediawiki-1.34.1.ebuild (0001-www-apps-mediawiki-REQUIRED_USE-a-database.patch,1.55 KB, patch)
2020-06-17 14:15 UTC, David Denoncin
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Description David Denoncin 2020-06-17 14:15:56 UTC
Created attachment 645104 [details, diff]
git format patch for www-apps/mediawiki-1.34.1.ebuild

When emerging www-apps/mediawiki, some database use flag should be mandatory. Also php should be compiled with the corresponding database use flags. 

This will avoid the user having to recompile php with database support.
Comment 1 Larry the Git Cow gentoo-dev 2020-06-25 07:48:24 UTC
The bug has been closed via the following commit(s):

commit 0362678f4136aef42b976cc25405a2036147ecad
Author:     Miroslav Šulc <>
AuthorDate: 2020-06-25 07:47:49 +0000
Commit:     Miroslav Šulc <>
CommitDate: 2020-06-25 07:48:10 +0000

    www-apps/mediawiki: bump to 1.34.2
    1) REQUIRED_USE for databases + default database in USE flags
       + updated database related deps
    2) removing binary distributions of lua in Scribunto
    3) updated installed docs
    Package-Manager: Portage-2.3.103, Repoman-2.3.23
    Signed-off-by: Miroslav Šulc <>

 www-apps/mediawiki/Manifest                |  1 +
 www-apps/mediawiki/mediawiki-1.34.2.ebuild | 86 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
 2 files changed, 87 insertions(+)