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From: Luke-Jr <luke-jr@×××××××.org>
To: gentoo-desktop@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-desktop] Nautilus-CD-Burner issue
Date: Wed, 08 Dec 2004 03:53:26
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-desktop] Nautilus-CD-Burner issue by Lindsay Haisley
On Wednesday 08 December 2004 3:44 am, Lindsay Haisley wrote:
> Thus spake Adam Petaccia on Tue, Dec 07, 2004 at 09:00:16PM CST > > > > This list also includes updates on a number of packages which are > > > apparently slipping through the cracks when I do a daily 'emerge -u > > > world'. I've been noticing this for some time now. Some packages > > > apparently didn't get registered with 'world' when they're built, and I > > > come on them from time to time by chance and notice the version > > > differences between what's installed and what's available. > > > > add "-D" to your emerge list and it should catch most everything, except > > maybe orphaned dependencies (which, admitantly, portage *does* have a > > problem with these). > > Portage may not be smart enough to work around selective use of unstable > packages. e.g., I've had to use lm-sensors-2.8.8 (masked with ~x86) to get > the package working, and have had to add a line to > /etc/portage/package.mask to keep 'emerge -u world' from downgrading the > package. If I set > ACCEPT_KEYWORDS="~x86" then portage wants to upgrade _everything_ to > unstable. Not good! So with "<sys-apps/lm-sensors-2.8.8" in package.mask,
mkdir -p /etc/portage echo 'sys-apps/lm-sensors ~x86' >>/etc/portage/package.keywords Tada! Selective ~x86 keyword usage :) -- Luke-Jr Developer, Utopios -- gentoo-desktop@g.o mailing list


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Re: [gentoo-desktop] Nautilus-CD-Burner issue Lindsay Haisley <fmouse-gentoo@×××.com>