Gentoo Archives: gentoo-amd64

From: DR GM SEDDON <gavin.m.seddon@×××××××××××××.uk>
To: gentoo-amd64@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-amd64] changing desktop
Date: Tue, 22 Nov 2005 10:47:29
Message-Id: 4382F6E0.4030008@manchester.ac.uk
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-amd64] changing desktop by Craig Webster
Craig Webster wrote:

> On 21 Nov 2005, at 23:10, Taka John Brunkhorst wrote: > >>> emerge -p <wm name> >>> It'll say what packages are blocking the merge. Unmerge the blockers >>> and try again. >> >> >> Please read the gentoo documentation... or portage documentation.. or >> emerge documentation... whatever you want to call. > > > I'm not quite sure why you're telling me to read the docs[1] here... > They say exactly what I did above; use emerge -p to find blockers, > unmerge them and try again. > > [1] http://www.gentoo.org/doc/en/handbook/handbook-x86.xml? > part=2&chap=1#doc_chap4 > > Yours, > Craig > -- > Craig Webster | t: +44 (0)131 516 8595 | e: craig@××××××.net > Xeriom.NET | f: +44 (0)709 287 1902 | w: http://xeriom.net > > >
Yes, unmerging windowmaker, emerging fvwm results in blocking files. Then if you try to unmerge these it complains 'nothing to unmerge'. -- gentoo-amd64@g.o mailing list

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Re: [gentoo-amd64] changing desktop "Florian D." <flockmock@×××.at>
Re: [gentoo-amd64] changing desktop Brett Johnson <brett@××××.com>