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From: Con Tassios <ct@××××××××.au>
To: gentoo-admin@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-admin] Newbie admin - help with mysql
Date: Thu, 21 Sep 2006 03:22:07
In Reply to: [gentoo-admin] Newbie admin - help with mysql by Easy-Things Info
On Thu, 21 Sep 2006, Easy-Things Info wrote:

> How do I tell gentoo that I don't want - under any circumstances - emerge to > automatically install mysql? > I am using binaries and sources straight from > > I used -mysql in my USE in /etc/make.conf but it doesn't work > > If I try to emerge -p world it tells me that it will install mysql 4.1.x
You could try something like: echo "dev-db/mysql-4" >> /etc/portage/profile/package.provided -- gentoo-admin@g.o mailing list