OPTFEATURE.ECLASS

Section: eclass-manpages (5)
Updated: Sep 2020
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NAME

optfeature.eclass - Advertise optional functionality that might be useful to users

FUNCTIONS

optfeature <short description> <package atom to match> [other atoms]
Print out a message suggesting an optional package (or packages) not currently installed which provides the described functionality.

The following snippet would suggest app-misc/foo for optional foo support, app-misc/bar or app-misc/baz[bar] for optional bar support and either both app-misc/a and app-misc/b or app-misc/c for alphabet support.

optfeature "foo support" app-misc/foo
optfeature "bar support" app-misc/bar app-misc/baz[bar]
optfeature "alphabet support" "app-misc/a app-misc/b" app-misc/c

MAINTAINERS

base-system@gentoo.org

REPORTING BUGS

Please report bugs via https://bugs.gentoo.org/

FILES

optfeature.eclass

SEE ALSO

ebuild(5)
https://gitweb.gentoo.org/repo/gentoo.git/log/eclass/optfeature.eclass


Index

NAME
FUNCTIONS
MAINTAINERS
REPORTING BUGS
FILES
SEE ALSO

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