[Exherbo-dev] || dependencies

Ingmar Vanhassel ingmar at exherbo.org
Tue Jul 14 12:56:52 BST 2009


On Tue, Jul 14, 2009 at 10:12:14AM +0200, Markus Rothe wrote:
> Ciaran McCreesh wrote:
> > Do we need || dependencies? If so, why? What are they used for?
> 
> I can think of a case where || dependencies could be useful:
> 
> The Ada frontend from gcc can either be build using gnat or gcc[ada], right?
> The || dependency could be used for this, although a virtual could be used,
> too.
> 
> Another example would be the phonon implementation from QT and KDE.

There's only one Phonon implementation, and it's the one from Qt.

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