Gentoo Archives: gentoo-accessibility

From: Jeremy Huddleston <jeremy@×××××××××××.org>
To: gentoo-accessibility@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-accessibility] Package installation
Date: Wed, 12 May 2004 19:55:56
Message-Id: 1084391326.30818.3.camel@yuffie.outersquare.org
In Reply to: [gentoo-accessibility] Package installation by "David Renström"
if youu want to install a specific version, youu can do (for example):

emerge -v '=media-sound/xmms-1.2.10-r1'

or

emerge -v \=media-sound/xmms-1.2.10-r1

Note that becasue of the =, you need to escape it or put it in single
quotes.

--Jeremy

On Wed, 2004-05-12 at 12:12, David Renström wrote:
> Hi again! > > I've got another question: How do you install a package whose name contains > dashes (-), e.g. realplayer8-r7? Or links-2 for that matter. I always get > an error saying something about a key and that I should probably add an > equal sign. I guess I'm missing something fundamental here, so please tell > me how to get around this. It's very annoying! :-) And speaking of > annoying, I'm sorry for asking about alot of stuff that strictly doesn't > have anything to do with accessibility, but the list doesn't seem to be > overloaded for the moment anyway. > > Regards, > /David R. > > ****************************************************************** > * Phone: +46(0)910-78 17 51 * > * Mobile: +46(0)70-641 96 20 * > * Mail: david.renstrom@×××××××××××××××××××××.com * > * ICQ#: 122060651 * > ****************************************************************** > > > -- > gentoo-accessibility@g.o mailing list >

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