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authorUlrich Müller <>2019-03-12 20:37:35 +0100
committerUlrich Müller <>2019-03-12 20:38:02 +0100
commit7d0500007c1840902c7e89f245278e508bd45ef1 (patch)
treee243c498318779821861da122cfd03bb38ac950e /skel.ebuild
parentskel.ebuild: update for EAPI-7 (diff)
skel.ebuild: Elaborate on CHOST type build-time dependencies.
Flip order of RDEPEND and DEPEND, so that it agrees with the devmanual. Signed-off-by: Ulrich Müller <>
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1 files changed, 8 insertions, 6 deletions
diff --git a/skel.ebuild b/skel.ebuild
index 88d4d177e85..77337142ec3 100644
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@@ -78,18 +78,20 @@ IUSE="gnome X"
-# Build-time dependencies, such as
-# ssl? ( >=dev-libs/openssl-0.9.6b )
-# >=dev-lang/perl-5.6.1-r1
+# Run-time dependencies. Must be defined to whatever this depends on to run.
+# Example:
+# ssl? ( >=dev-libs/openssl-1.0.2q:0= )
+# >=dev-lang/perl-5.24.3-r1
# It is advisable to use the >= syntax show above, to reflect what you
# had installed on your system when you tested the package. Then
# other users hopefully won't be caught without the right version of
# a dependency.
-# Run-time dependencies. Must be defined to whatever this depends on to run.
+# Build-time dependencies that need to be binary compatible with the system
+# being built (CHOST). These include libraries that we link against.
# The below is valid if the same run-time depends are required to compile.
# Build-time dependencies that are executed during the emerge process, and
# only need to be present in the native build system (CBUILD). Example: