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From: 320095285153-0001@t-online.de (Achim Gottinger)
To: gentoo-dev@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Autoinstalling dependencies using RC3
Date: Mon, 15 Jan 2001 09:25:39
Message-Id: 3A631E27.5545CEBC@gottinger.de
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Autoinstalling dependencies using RC3 by Brian Snipes
Brian Snipes wrote:

> On Sun, 14 Jan 2001 13:31:33 -0700 > drobbins@g.o wrote: > > > On Sun, Jan 14, 2001 at 09:58:29AM -0600, Brian Snipes wrote: > > > > > > Are there any pkgmerge options or apps that will install dependencies if > > > needed when installing apps from the RC3 CD? > > > > > > Also - when I try to install Gnome, it asks for mc. When I try to > > > install mc it asks for virtual/x11-web-browser. What do I need? > > > > You need to install something like netscape which will provide > > virtual/x11-web-browser. We're a bit behind in this area (we only have > > Netscape 4.75, not 6... and Mozilla M18 I think). If you want, just > > edit the ebuild to remove teh virtual/x11-web-browser dependency > > and try again. > > > > > And - when I try to install kde-base it asks for qt-2.2.2 which isn't on > > > the cd. > > > > I just fixed that so that it's dependent on >=qt-2.2.2, which will allow > > you to use a newer version. > > > > I had already installed the netscape package but it was still no go with mc. After I installed Mozilla-M18, mc installed properly.
I took a look in the netscape ebuild and found that there was a missing PROVIDE line. I fixed this. Bye Achim
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