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On 12/06/2011 10:04 AM, Mike Frysinger wrote:
> what might be interesting is if we had a "Gentoo default" set which is what
> would come in a stage3 rather than the current "stage3 is the system set".
> then we could move virtual/ssh out of the system set and into the "Gentoo
> default" set so it'd be easier for people to drop/etc... but i'm not familiar
> enough with the portage support atm to say how feasible such an idea would be.
Similar to how we use packages.build to define the stage1 set, we could
add a packages.default to define the stage3 set. Alternatively, we could
use a meta-package to pull in the defaults, and adjust the stage3 build
to pull in that meta-package automatically.