On Sex, 2010-03-05 at 19:03 +0100, Dawid Węgliński wrote:
> On Friday 05 March 2010 17:12:23 Roy Bamford wrote:
> > 
> > That's not a new install as per the handbook. Neither are you a new
> > user as you have a premade make.conf and world file and some experience
> > with Gentoo.
> > 
> > Put yourself in the place of a brand new Gentoo user doing his/her
> > first install.
> > 
> > It needs to just work out of the box, one way or another, without
> > forums posts or calls for help in #gentoo about circular dependences.
> > That's not just cups - thats all circular dependencies.
> Brand new gentoo user goes throu handbook -> reads "set up USE variables in 
> make.conf" and does it according to his/her needs following use.*.desc. If 
> gentoo was new to me i *would* enter cups as i use printers often at work.


Most people trying Gentoo already had some history with other Linux
distros. So, I'm sure they will recognize the cups USE flag when they
see it. Most everyone I know also have a printer (some with a pile of
dust on it) so I think most of people will enable that USE flag anyway.
Angelo Arrifano AKA MiKNiX
Gentoo Embedded/OMAP850 Developer
Linwizard Developer

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