[mythtv-users] Database size issue exposes Perl problem; 1 fixed, 1 to go

Hika van den Hoven hikavdh at gmail.com
Thu Oct 6 19:35:31 UTC 2016

Hoi James,

Thursday, October 6, 2016, 9:28:33 PM, you wrote:

> On Thu, 6 Oct 2016, Hika van den Hoven wrote:

>> run: emerge -pv mythtv to get the current useflags. If I have it
>> correct a green flag means not active on the current install, but
>> set to use on a reinstall and yellow the other way around.

> Thanks for your input, Hika. The output I get when I run that command 
> appears in blue, red, and white. It looks to me like the items in red are
> the active USE flags, while those in blue and with the minus sign in front
> of them are the possible, but disabled, USE flags. As the case may be,
> perl appears (among others) in red text in that output. That seems in 
> agreement with the USE flag I previously mentioned as being set in 
> /etc/portage/package.use/mythtv, correct?
> _______________________________________________

Yes. In the man page all those extra signals like % are explained.

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