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From: Nikos Chantziaras <realnc@×××××.de>
To: gentoo-devhelp@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-devhelp] Re: How do I select a specific Git "head" in live ebuilds?
Date: Sun, 29 Aug 2010 01:48:21
Message-Id: i5ce87$h21$1@dough.gmane.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-devhelp] How do I select a specific Git "head" in live ebuilds? by James Cloos
On 08/28/2010 10:05 PM, James Cloos wrote:
>>>>>> "NC" == Nikos Chantziaras<realnc@×××××.de> writes: > > NC> I tried putting: > > NC> EGIT_BRANCH="stable-0.4" > > NC> in the ebuild. But this doesn't seem to help; "master" is emerged > NC> instead of "stable-0.4". > > NC> What am I doing wrong? > > Move the EGIT_ declarations earlier in the file. IIRC, EGIT_BRANCH will > only work if it is before the inheirit. > > (It took me *quite* a bit of trial-and-error to get it to work the first > time I wanted to use a non-master HEAD.) > > -JimC
That was indeed the problem. Thank you very much!

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