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During 1.4R transition that qtwebengine would not build against system-icu. Changing portage/ebuild files had no effect. Emerge of package would always report (-system-icu). Problem was traced with file searching to core-kit/profiles/funtoo/1.0/linux-gnu/package.use.mask/funtoo-use-mask which contained:
From the Funtoo bug from last year,
FL-4686, search found other web references:
- QTBUG-64925 - QtWebEngine 5.9.3 fails to build against system ICU 60.1
- Gentoo Bug 639220 - dev-qt/qtwebengine-5.9.3 with dev-libs/icu-60.1: #error "Update aspirational_scripts per Unicode 10.0"
It appears that original issue was resolved upstream (see https://codereview.qt-project.org/c/qt/qtwebengine-chromium/+/220442).
Request reverting suppression of system-icu flag in system profiles going forward.
Until fixed, a workaround is available to build Qt webengine with system-icu flag.
Workaround involves creating a local profile to re-enable. Create directory/file /etc/portage/profile/package.use.mask and populate with: