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From: Lina Pezzella <J4rg0n@g.o>
Subject: Re: package.mask files in 10.4 and 10.3 profiles
Date: Fri, 02 Sep 2005 21:39:34 -0400
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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

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