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Bug 836085 - net-libs/libtorrent: uses variables banned in scope (VariableScope)
Summary: net-libs/libtorrent: uses variables banned in scope (VariableScope)
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All All
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Jason Zaman
Depends on:
Blocks: forbidden-variable-use
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Reported: 2022-03-26 03:40 UTC by Sam James
Modified: 2022-07-02 13:35 UTC (History)
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Description Sam James archtester Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev Security 2022-03-26 03:40:36 UTC
This package uses variables banned in some scopes. This may stop working in future versions of Portage.

$ pkgcheck scan -k VariableScope net-libs/libtorrent
  VariableScope: version 0.13.7-r1: variable 'EROOT' used in 'src_configure', line 63
  VariableScope: version 0.13.8-r1: variable 'EROOT' used in 'src_configure', line 50
Comment 1 Larry the Git Cow gentoo-dev 2022-07-02 13:16:14 UTC
The bug has been closed via the following commit(s):

commit 2d473b12ad24cbcd94edc07dcbbb5a0f57d6d8a8
Author:     David Seifert <>
AuthorDate: 2022-07-02 13:15:58 +0000
Commit:     David Seifert <>
CommitDate: 2022-07-02 13:15:58 +0000

    net-libs/libtorrent: [QA] update EAPI 6 -> 8
    Signed-off-by: David Seifert <>

 .../files/libtorrent-0.13.8-sysroot.patch          | 33 ++++++++++++++++++++++
 ....13.8-r1.ebuild => libtorrent-0.13.8-r2.ebuild} | 30 +++++++++++---------
 2 files changed, 49 insertions(+), 14 deletions(-)