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From: drobbins@g.o
To: gentoo-dev@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Simple question : installing packages
Date: Thu, 11 Jan 2001 14:10:58
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] Simple question : installing packages by Brian Snipes
On Thu, Jan 11, 2001 at 02:02:42PM -0600, Brian Snipes wrote:

> The web site doesn't specify how to install the tbz2 packages after the > initial install of Gentoo. The only instructions are to copy the packages > you want to /mnt/gentoo/tmp before reboot. What is the 'proper' way to do > package installs? When you copy the files to the tmp dir should you copy the > directories structure also or can you just copy the tbz2 files to a dir you > create in tmp?
You can just move over the packages you want to install. The correct way to install them is to type: # pkgmerge package.tbz2 -- Daniel Robbins <drobbins@g.o> President/CEO Gentoo Technologies, Inc.


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Re: [gentoo-dev] Simple question : installing packages Brian Snipes <bsnipes@×××××××××××××××.com>