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From: Dan Armak <danarmak@g.o>
Subject: Re: Portage quibbles
Date: Fri, 21 Mar 2003 13:00:50 +0200
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On Friday 21 March 2003 02:43, Greg wrote:
> > > (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?

That, I believe, is what emerge --deep (aka -D) is for.

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Dan Armak
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Matan, Israel
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