Gentoo Archives: gentoo-amd64

From: Frank Peters <frank.peters@×××××××.net>
To: gentoo-amd64@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-amd64] Re: No LibX11 Libtool Archive Installed
Date: Tue, 29 Mar 2011 15:02:48
Message-Id: 20110329102606.17dcca0b.frank.peters@comcast.net
In Reply to: [gentoo-amd64] Re: No LibX11 Libtool Archive Installed by Duncan <1i5t5.duncan@cox.net>
On Tue, 29 Mar 2011 07:20:09 +0000 (UTC)
Duncan <1i5t5.duncan@×××.net> wrote:

> > Question: Why don't you create (or modify the gentoo/overlay tree > version, if you can find one) an ebuild which does the installation using > portage? That way it still tracks it, and provided you keep reasonable > dependencies in the ebuild, it'll track them too. >
Now that's a very good idea. I will have to start doing this. I've been using my own build scripts from a long time back, but this is definitely a better way to go. Frank Peters