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From: Peter Volkov <pva@g.o>
Subject: Re: eix-test-obsolete
Date: Thu, 30 Jun 2011 14:00:30 +0400
В Чтв, 30/06/2011 в 12:44 +0300, Thanasis пишет:
> on 06/30/2011 12:10 PM Thanasis wrote the following:
> > When I run eix-test-obsolete it reports a strange package:
> > 
> > ...
> > The following installed packages are not in the database:
> > 
> > sys-kernel/-MERGING-gentoo-sources
> > sys-kernel/-MERGING-gentoo-sources
> > --
> > 
> > 
> > But there is no package by the name sys-kernel/-MERGING-gentoo-sources.
> > Where does this come from?

It's very possible that you've interrupted package manager during merge
phase.

> It must be some kind of transient emerge side effect, but it happens no
> matter if at that time something gets merged or not.

Check /var/db/pkg/sys-kernel I guess it has -MERGING-gentoo-sources
directory. Probably it's safe to remove it.

--
Peter.



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