Gentoo Archives: gentoo-dev

From: "Petteri Räty" <betelgeuse@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Cc: pr@g.o
Subject: [gentoo-dev] News item: World file handling changes in Portage-2.2
Date: Sat, 16 Aug 2008 19:39:42
1 As per glep 42 ( here
2 is the required email for a new news item. This news item is important
3 because otherwise users will be missing updates to the system set if
4 they continue updating their system with the usual emerge --update
5 --deep world. Unless objections come out the new news item will be
6 committed at the same time as rc8 (rc8 will have an update man portage
7 page describing world_sets).
9 Title: World file handling changes in Portage-2.2
10 Author: Petteri Räty <betelgeuse@g.o>
11 Author: Zac Medico <zmedico@g.o>
12 Content-Type: text/plain
13 Posted: 2008-XX-XX
14 Revision: 1
15 News-Item-Format: 1.0
16 Display-If-Installed: >sys-apps/portage-2.2_rc8
18 As of Portage 2.2 the world set does not include the system
19 set any more. If you want emerge --update --deep @world to
20 update the system set too, you need to add @system to the new
21 world_sets file in /var/lib/portage/. For more information on
22 world_sets see man portage.


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