On Thu, 2018-08-30 at 20:12 +0100, Sergei Trofimovich wrote: > CAUTION: This email originated from outside of the organization. Do not click > links or open attachments unless you recognize the sender and know the > content is safe. > > > On Thu, 30 Aug 2018 07:37:16 +0000 > Joakim Tjernlund <joakim.tjernl...@infinera.com> wrote: > > > > > Tweaking ebuild to expand STRIP_MASK for ld.so might help. > > > > > > OK, can I use STRIP_MASK outside ebuilds, like in /etc/portage/make.conf > > > or > > > in my profile? Something like STRIP_MASK="/lib64/ld-* /lib/ld-*" > > I believe you can't. You would have to resort to /etc/portage/bashrc > hacks to override ebuilds' value. Requesting new feature from dev-portage@ > sounds reasonable. > > For example, add STRIP_MASK_USER to be controlled by user. > > STRIP_MASK is normally used for cases when software breaks when > stripped (examples: not-quite-ELF files, not-yet-linked .o files). Not > something for convenience or niche purposes. > > STRIP_MASK_USER might be a good way to fine-grain desired policy > of stripping package on top of existing FEATURES=nostrip knob.
Yes, I like this idea with STRIP_MASK_USER Jocke