Gentoo Archives: gentoo-alpha

From: Aron Griffis <agriffis@g.o>
To: gentoo-alpha@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-alpha] re-bootstrap a running sytem
Date: Sat, 10 Jan 2004 16:54:15
Message-Id: 20040110165413.GC24639@time
In Reply to: [gentoo-alpha] re-bootstrap a running sytem by Mathieu MILLET
Mathieu MILLET wrote:	[Tue Jan 06 2004, 05:49:18PM EST]
> Is it possible to rebootstrap a running system by simply untarring the > desired tarballs and running bootstrap.sh and emerge system|world again > ? (Yes gcc from stage tarball works)
I believe that is possible, though I haven't tried it personally. -- Aron Griffis Gentoo Linux Developer (alpha / ia64 / ruby / vim) Key fingerprint = E3B6 8734 C2D6 B5E5 AE76 FB3A 26B1 C5E3 2010 4EB0