Gentoo Archives: gentoo-cygwin

From: Jason Alonso <jbalonso@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-cygwin@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-cygwin] Can't emerge ncurses
Date: Tue, 08 Jan 2008 19:35:57
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-cygwin] Can't emerge ncurses by Michael Sullivan
Hello Michael,

> OK. I've followed the wiki article without problems except for the rebase > bit. I issued the rebase command in /usr/lib/python2.5/lib-dynload; > several DLLs appeared in the ls listing, but when I tried to run the > rebase command, it listed each one and said that it was skipping them > because they were nonexistent. Is this a problem? I've run the emerge > --sync and am attempting to emerge system, but it said that it couldn't > find an ebuild to satisfy sys-apps/sed-4.1.4, so I'm trying for sed-4.1.5 > which I do have an ebuild for. I've (theoretically) cleared all packages > in /etc/portage/package.keywords. Now I see that my sed emerge has failed > because "there are no ebuilds to satisfy "cygwin-binaries/libgettextpo0" > How do I work around this?
Now this is a problem I can possibly solve... Make sure that you have installed (via Cygwin setup) the appropriate gettext package, then add cygwin-binaries/libgettextp0-... (with version information) to your package.provided. Cheers, Jason -- gentoo-cygwin@l.g.o mailing list