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From: Grobian <grobian@g.o>
Subject: Re: PREFIX on Cygwin
Date: Tue, 13 Jun 2006 20:20:14 +0200

Interesting to see some works along the windows way.  We never tried
anything alike, but of course we would be very happy if it would work
somehow in the end.

Could you give any error messages you get?  Maybe they look familiar or
does somebody here know what they mean exactly.


On 13-06-2006 11:08:56 -0700, Nimish Pachapurkar wrote:
> Hello All,
> I was trying to get PREFIX portage to work on Cygwin on Windows (XP). I am 
> facing some issues in the process. Has anyone tried this before with Prefix 
> Portage? I found that there is a project specifically for this purpose at 
> but that does not seem to support Prefix 
> version of portage.
> Any pointers in this regard would be appreciated.
> Specifically today, I am facing a problem while emerging anything. I get an 
> error saying that I am trying to emerge a package with a syntax error or 
> corrupt ebuild file (which is definitely not the case). Also, emerge refuses to 
> proceed with any dependency analysis whatsoever.
> Thanks,
> Nimish

Fabian Groffen
Gentoo for Mac OS X Project
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