Gentoo Archives: gentoo-amd64

From: Michael Ulm <michael.ulm@××××××××××××.com>
To: gentoo-amd64@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-amd64] Who downgrades hal and dbus?
Date: Tue, 10 Jan 2006 07:24:28
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-amd64] Who downgrades hal and dbus? by Richard Fish
Richard Fish wrote:
> On 1/9/06, Michael Ulm <michael.ulm@××××××××××××.com> wrote: > >>When I do an emerge --update --deep world the >>packages hal and dbus get downgraded to versions >>hal-0.4.8 and dbus-0.23.4-r1 only to be upgraded to >>the newest versions in the same update. When I just >>do the update without the --deep option no >>downgrading occurs. > > > Add --pretend --tree. That will show you what package requires the > downgrade. Hopefully the fix is as simple as USE=-hal for that > package. >
That did it. Thank you. The culprit turned out to be gnome. After sprinkling a liberal dose of -hal and -dbus into the package.use file the problem vanished. Michael. -- Michael Ulm R&D Team ISIS Information Systems Austria tel: +43 2236 27551-219, fax: +43 2236 21081 e-mail: michael.ulm@××××××××××××.com Visit our Website: -- gentoo-amd64@g.o mailing list