Re: USES=iconv Q/A issues: ...not declared as a dependency

From: Felix Palmen <>
Date: Tue, 19 Jul 2022 07:16:02 UTC
* Nuno Teixeira <> [20220719 08:10]:
> I found: translit in:
> ---
> src/core/utilities.cpp:  iconv_t conv = iconv_open("ASCII//TRANSLIT",
> "UTF-8");
> ---
> Maybe best option is 'iconv:translit'?

In this case, I'd say so, yes. The general problem remains, just using
it without options doesn't prevent a build to link against the external
libiconv if some dependency pulls it in. But if there's a reason to use
it, it seems you don't have to worry about that now.

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