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From: Greg <geflatt@××××××××××××.ca>
To: Gentoo Dev <gentoo-dev@g.o>
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Portage quibbles
Date: Fri, 21 Mar 2003 01:11:07
Message-Id: 1048207436.26160.3.camel@Sentinel
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Portage quibbles by Jon Portnoy
> > (2) Certain packages are installed but not added to world file. > > > > E.g. If I install evolution and that installs mozilla as a dependency > > then mozilla is not put in world file. > > Not a bug. Dependencies don't go into world, only explicitly merged > packages.
Perhaps a switch to upgrade all packages installed reguardless how the got installed (ie as a dependency or not) would be a viable option? Seems that a lot of people have trouble with this for on reason or the other.... -- Greg <geflatt@××××××××××××.ca> -- gentoo-dev@g.o mailing list

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Re: [gentoo-dev] Portage quibbles Dan Armak <danarmak@g.o>