Gentoo Archives: gentoo-amd64

From: Mark Haney <mhaney@××××××××××××.org>
To: gentoo-amd64@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-amd64] What's up with portage?
Date: Wed, 28 Dec 2005 17:19:29
Message-Id: 43B2C845.3040104@ercbroadband.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-amd64] What's up with portage? by Steve Herber
Steve Herber wrote:

> As a specific example, the vim-spell package I use, not amd64 > specific, no longer exists. It has been replaced by vim-spell-en and > others but they are hard masked because they require a newer vim. I > had seen notes somewhere that the vim-spell package was slated for > removal. What packages had you noticed?
There were several actually, different ones on different servers. Apparently, my sorry butt didn't look hard enough for the answer as it was in the gentoo forums. Running 'emaint --fix world' fixed my problems.
> > > Steve Herber herber@×××××.com work: 206-221-7262 > Security Engineer, UW Medicine, IT Services home: 425-454-2399 > > On Wed, 28 Dec 2005, Mark Haney wrote: > >> I've noticed over the last couple of days that I'm seeing several >> packages without ebuilds when doing a world update. What's the >> beef? I've not seen anything on the Gentoo site or elsewhere that >> lets me know what's going on. Is anyone else seeing this? >> >>
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