Gentoo Failed Us Again

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I’ve spent the past week or so away from computers, I came back to updating my systems today, and I received a nasty surprise. Unmasked libpng 1.4 is wrecking havoc on so many systems that it’s not even funny.

I’m not complaining about the fact that we’ve finally unmasked the new libpng, it was needed and we should probably proceed on getting it stable soonish as well. What I complain about is that we’re hitting the same obstacles we hit with libexpat:

* we still don’t have enabled

* we still haven’t solved the problem with libtool archives

The worst part is