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From: Jon Portnoy <avenj@g.o>
To: Matthew Walker <mwalker@×××××××.net>
Cc: gentoo-dev@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] gnome-panel wants to downgrade...
Date: Tue, 18 Mar 2003 17:03:03
Message-Id: 20030318170300.GA15173@cerberus.oppresses.us
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] gnome-panel wants to downgrade... by Matthew Walker
Recent versions of Portage will show UD for packages that're actually 
going to be downgraded and just U when they're in different SLOTs, I 
think.

On Tue, Mar 18, 2003 at 09:56:52AM -0700, Matthew Walker wrote:
> Then I'd like to propose a new feature for portage. ;) > > There is no visual indication in the output of emerge -pu world that tells > me those are in different slots. And since I apparently still have a 1.4 > panel version installed, shouldn't it show /that/ as the package it's > upgrading? > > Jon Portnoy said: > > It's safe. They're in different SLOTs. > > > > On Tue, Mar 18, 2003 at 09:50:13AM -0700, Matthew Walker wrote: > >> Is there some reason gnome-panel wants to downgrade from version 2.2.1 > >> to version 1.4.2-r2? Is it safe to let it downgrade? > >> > >> I've been avoiding letting portage 'update' gnome-panel for a while now, > >> but I'm getting tired of it, and want to know what I should do. > >> > >> Matthew > >> > >> > >> > >> -- > >> gentoo-dev@g.o mailing list > > > > -- > > Jon Portnoy > > > > -- > > gentoo-dev@g.o mailing list > > > > > -- > gentoo-dev@g.o mailing list
-- Jon Portnoy -- gentoo-dev@g.o mailing list

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