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From: Mark <whitetr6@...>
Subject: Re: emerge --emptytree problem
Date: Sun, 10 Jul 2005 09:56:11 -0400
I'll have to try again and see, I've already rebooted to start again.
When it fails (most recently it was at the qt-xxxx package install, it
has the usual "post the topmost error" message. But since I'm in the
console, I can't scroll up higher than the current screen displays.
How do I get to the error you would need to see? Thanks for the

On 7/10/05, Sean Sullivan <sean@...> wrote:
> On Sunday 10 July 2005 09:25, Mark wrote:
> > I'm rebuilding my system from scratch, using 2005 and a stage 2 build.
> > It keeps failing in the emerge --emptytree system process. I suspect
> > my make.conf is the problem. So a couple questions...
> >
> > 1. On the USE flags, this time around, I put in everything that
> > sounded like I wanted, which ended up being a very long list. Am I
> > better off having a very short list of USE flags, as shown in the
> > example in the docs?
> >
> > 2. I have -march=athlon64 in my make.conf file. My processor is an
> > AMD64 Athlon 3200+. Is that the correct march= setting? Maybe that's
> > my whole problem rather than my USE flags list??
> >
> > Thanks all,
> > --
> > Mark
> > [unwieldy legal disclaimer would go here - feel free to type your own]
> march=athlon64 should be fine for your CPU. I use it and have an AMD64 3000+.
> How exactly does the emerge fail? What is the error you see? Doubtful it has
> anything to do with your USE flags, so we'll prob need to see the error.
> Here is my make.conf for comparison (and I have a lot of USE flags)
> --------------------------
> CHOST="x86_64-pc-linux-gnu"
> CFLAGS="-march=athlon64 -O2 -pipe"
> MAKEOPTS="-j2"
>  USE="-gnome -kde -gtk -arts acpi alsa X audiofile avi -bonobo
>    cdparanoia cdr crypt cups dbm divx4linux dvd dvdread gtk2
>    encode imagemagick mailwrapper mozilla mpeg mysqli multilib
>    nvidia ogg oggvorbis oss opengl pam perl python qt samba ssl
>    mysql php xine amd64 apache2 cups acl xml readline libclamav"
> --------------------------
> -Sean

[unwieldy legal disclaimer would go here - feel free to type your own]

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