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From: Jeremy Olexa <darkside@g.o>
To: gentoo-alt@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-alt] Re: sparc mysql-5.5.20
Date: Tue, 14 Feb 2012 21:21:31
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-alt] Re: sparc mysql-5.5.20 by Scott Spyrison
On Tue, Feb 14, 2012 at 1:14 PM, Scott Spyrison <spyrison@××××××××.edu> wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 14, 2012 at 12:06 PM, Jeremy Olexa <darkside@g.o> wrote: >> >> On Tue, Feb 14, 2012 at 11:29 AM, Scott Spyrison <spyrison@××××××××.edu> >> wrote: >> > Been a while since I used Gentoo... and I am new to Gentoo Prefix. >> > >> > I was in the Testing branch by default for some reason, because I had >> > not >> > configured make.conf otherwise. >> > >> > Long story short, explicitly configuring for the stable branch results >> > in a >> > clean build of mysql-5.1.61 (sparc) >> >> There is no concept of "stable" and "testing" in Gentoo Prefix. It is >> all at the same visibility level. > > >  Ah, ok.  I have some reading to do on terminology then.  Sounds like I'm > confusing keyword masking. > > When I did not set ACCEPT_KEYWORDS in make.conf, I got mysql-5.5.20.  When I > set ACCEPT_KEYWORDS="~sparc" I also got mysql-5.5.20.  Latest iteration, > when I set ACCEPT_KEYWORDS="sparc" I got mysql-5.1.56.  That's what I meant > by testing/stable.
Oops. Full stop. "sparc" is NOT Gentoo Prefix, "sparc-solaris" is. You best post your emerge --info now. You are bound for many more issues with ACCEPT_KEYWORDS=sparc. -Jeremy


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Re: [gentoo-alt] Re: sparc mysql-5.5.20 Scott Spyrison <spyrison@××××××××.edu>