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From: Grobian <grobian@g.o>
To: gentoo-osx@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-osx] package.mask files in 10.4 and 10.3 profiles
Date: Sat, 03 Sep 2005 08:20:36
Message-Id: 43195CB6.2030500@gentoo.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-osx] package.mask files in 10.4 and 10.3 profiles by Lina Pezzella
I was asking because I think it should be documented in the file...

At least I like documentation ;)


Lina Pezzella wrote:
> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- > Hash: SHA1 > > On Aug 30, 2005, at 2:41 AM, Grobian wrote: > >> An excerpt from profiles/default-darwin/macos/10.4/package.mask: >> >> [...] >> >> app-arch/cpio > > As far as I remember, OSX provides cpio, but the binary lives in a > different location than the Gentoo-installed version. We masked it to > avoid cpio being pulled in through "emerge system" and "emerge -up > world" since most 10.{3,4} users won't want two copies of the same binary. > > Lina Pezzella > Ebuild & Porting Co-Lead > Gentoo for OS X > > -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- > Version: GnuPG v1.4.2 (Darwin) > > iD8DBQFDGP7WNJ9STR9DbYERAh0vAKCzfX9oxRVeb7+p6/27JHKqeMHVUwCeNfD/ > issIN0SnjR5TlRERoARWjyI= > =17q8 > -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- > --gentoo-osx@g.o mailing list >
-- Fabian Groffen Gentoo for Mac OS X -- gentoo-osx@g.o mailing list

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Re: [gentoo-osx] package.mask files in 10.4 and 10.3 profiles Lina Pezzella <J4rg0n@g.o>