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>>>>> "ZM" == Zac Medico <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
ZM> You can configure eclass override behavior via eclass-overrides in
ZM> /etc/portage/repos.conf, as documented in `man portage`.
,----< From that manpage >
| When using eclass-overrides, due to bug #276264, you must ensure that
| your portage tree does not contain a metadata/cache/ directory.
Which translates into "eclass-orderrides are completely and entirely
useless, so don't bother.
Portage used to used to search for eclasses starting in the top overlay;
it should not have changed.
James Cloos <cloos@...> OpenPGP: 1024D/ED7DAEA6