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To: danarmak@g.o
From: Brad Laue <brad@...>
Subject: Re: Portage quibbles
Date: Fri, 21 Mar 2003 10:47:20 -0500
Dan Armak wrote:
> That, I believe, is what emerge --deep (aka -D) is for.

--deep won't find mozilla if it's been installed as a dependency of 
evolution and it's a dependency of nothing else in the world file, even 
levels below; it will simply slip through the cracks, as it were.

I had this experience when installing a new Gentoo system and having 
emerged mplayerplug-in; after unmerging it, an upgrade to mplayer 
appeared and emerge world -up --deep refused to see it.

Brad

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