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binutils had been masked the wrong way around in
I fixed it, it shoudl work fine now.
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
> # Gerk - June 12 2002
> But then at the top of package.mask:
> So, for kicks, I unmaked binutils, and I get:
> >>> emerge sys-devel/binutils-126.96.36.199.9 to /
> >>> md5 ;-) binutils-188.8.131.52.9.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 (184.108.40.206.9 is the most recent ebuild).
Olivier Reisch firstname.lastname@example.org
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