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On Thu, Jan 11, 2001 at 02:02:42PM -0600, Brian Snipes wrote:
> The web site doesn't specify how to install the tbz2 packages after the
> initial install of Gentoo. The only instructions are to copy the packages
> you want to /mnt/gentoo/tmp before reboot. What is the 'proper' way to do
> package installs? When you copy the files to the tmp dir should you copy the
> directories structure also or can you just copy the tbz2 files to a dir you
> create in tmp?
You can just move over the packages you want to install. The correct way to
install them is to type:
# pkgmerge package.tbz2
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