Gentoo Archives: gentoo-alt

From: Aaron Wilson <tallest@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-alt@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-alt] id in coreutils7
Date: Tue, 07 Apr 2009 06:27:54
Message-Id: F47B3955-E4E3-4D29-A6E8-A80B28707474@gmail.com
In Reply to: RE: [gentoo-alt] id in coreutils7 by Steven Parkes
I've been having the same problems.

I was unable to bootstrap my machine until I masked >=coreutils-7.0.

Aaron


On Apr 6, 2009, at 5:23 PM, Steven Parkes wrote:

>> Yea, there have been conflicting reports of coreutils status. For >> example, http://bugs.gentoo.org/264007 - but other people can't >> reproduce it. > > Hmmm not sure why people can't reproduce, unless it's a new bug in > Darwin, because it's definitely a bug in Darwin. I added the details > to the ticket. > > I don't know the approach to patching such things. Does prefix > maintain patches for OS bug workarounds? I know there are patches. > Including this kind of thing? > > There are a few possible ways to work around the bug. I put the > details in the ticket. Happy to contribute the code ... > >