Gentoo Archives: gentoo-ppc-dev

From: Olivier Reisch <doctomoe@g.o>
To: gentooppc-dev@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentooppc-dev] binutils default-ppc-1.0/packages - mackage.mask collision
Date: Thu, 13 Jun 2002 04:33:25
Message-Id: 200206131133.23084.doctomoe@gentoo.org
In Reply to: [gentooppc-dev] binutils default-ppc-1.0/packages - mackage.mask collision by "Christopher J. PeBenito"
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
Hash: SHA1


binutils had been masked the wrong way around in 
/usr/portage/profiles/default-ppc-1.0/packages

I fixed it, it shoudl work fine now.

Greets,
Olivier Reisch


On Thursday 13 June 2002 06:32, Christopher J. PeBenito wrote:
> Ok, I noticed a problem with binutils: > > beta profiles # emerge -u world --pretend > > These are the packages that I would merge, in order. > > Calculating world dependencies - > !!! Error: couldn't find match for sys-devel/binutils in update (likely > old /var/db/pkg entry) > > ---------------------- > So, I did some looking, and I noticed in > /usr/portage/profiles/default-ppc-1.0/packages, line 36: > > # arrrrggg someone in x86 land unmsked a non working on ppc binutils > build > # Gerk - June 12 2002 > > >=sys-devel/binutils-2.12.90.0.9 > > ---------------------- > But then at the top of package.mask: > > =sys-devel/binutils-2.12.90.0.9 > > ---------------------- > > So, for kicks, I unmaked binutils, and I get: > >>> emerge sys-devel/binutils-2.12.90.0.9 to / > >>> md5 ;-) binutils-2.12.90.0.9.tar.bz2 > > * > * Please do not use this release of binutils, as it > * is very buggy (cannot even compile glibc)!!! > * > > > So, I'm wondering whats up with binutils. Portage is effectively saying > that there are no appropriate versions of binutils to install for the > ppc (2.12.90.0.9 is the most recent ebuild). > > Chris
- -- ________________________________________________ Olivier Reisch doctomoe@g.o For safe mail, get my PGP Key: http://perso.wanadoo.fr/olivier.reisch/oreisch_public_key.gpg Legal note: This message is confidential. It may also be privileged or otherwise protected by work product immunity or other legal rules. If you have received it by mistake, please let me know by e-mail reply and delete it from your system; you may not copy this message or disclose its contents to anyone. The integrity and security of this message cannot be guaranteed on the Internet. ________________________________________________ -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.0.7 (GNU/Linux) iD8DBQE9CGbitYcLvEeHIXURAkgoAJoCEaR1GWNYaeAtDcDuAQ2gylXbBQCgzAO7 z2phGHnmtXQe3Rjls3TnHwA= =+TJF -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----