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Re: --disable-features in 109483

From: Andreas Schwab
Subject: Re: --disable-features in 109483
Date: Tue, 07 Aug 2012 15:59:24 +0200
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Carsten Mattner <address@hidden> writes:

> On Tue, Aug 7, 2012 at 2:48 PM, Dmitry Antipov <address@hidden> wrote:
>> Commit 109483 introduces --disable-features, which is intended to
>> build small executable with the minimal dependencies; if someone
>> finds this option useless, confusing or just thinks that something
>> like --enable-minimal-build may be a bit better, please let me know.
> --disable-features sounds like it has a mandatory list of features to
> disable like '--disable-features=xft,xml2'. --enable-minimal-build isn't
> as ambiguous.

Incidentally, --disable-foo never accepts an argument, whereas
--enable-foo does (and --disable-foo is the same as --enable-foo=no).


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