pycairo is a python binding to cairo vector graphics library. pycairo is not distutils based. Enabled use-vars of 'numeric' and 'gtk'. pycairo build will auto-detect these, but use-vars give the user control of what to pull in via dependencies.
# Copyright 1999-2004 Gentoo Foundation
# Distributed under the terms of the GNU General Public License v2
DESCRIPTION="Python wrapper for cairo vector graphics library"
LICENSE="|| ( LGPL-2.1 MPL-1.1 )"
KEYWORDS="~x86 ~sparc ~ppc"
gtk? ( dev-python/pygtk )
numeric? ( dev-python/numeric )"
econf || die
emake || die "emake failed"
einstall || die "install failed"
Steps to Reproduce:
Created attachment 46652 [details]
dev-python/cairo has been added on the CVS.
Check the commited ebuild to see some mistakes you made with yours. (and probably some of my own mistakes).
Thanks for the notice.