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From: Zac Medico <zmedico@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: sys-libs/ncurses: punted from system in profiles
Date: Wed, 07 Dec 2011 05:54:29
Message-Id: 4EDEFF50.2020706@gentoo.org
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] Re: sys-libs/ncurses: punted from system in profiles by Duncan <1i5t5.duncan@cox.net>
On 12/06/2011 09:21 PM, Duncan wrote:
> Zac Medico posted on Tue, 06 Dec 2011 15:45:26 -0800 as excerpted: > >> We can easily roll packages.default into the set support that's in >> stable portage (no need for full-blown sets.conf support). Currently, in >> stable portage, we have: >> >> @world = @selected + @system >> >> How about if we add an optional @default set that's generated from >> pacakges.default in the user's profile? The @default set would be pulled >> in by @selected when @default is listed in /var/lib/portage/world_sets >> (in stable portage, @selected currently only pulls in atoms from >> /var/lib/portage/world). > > If @selected only pulls in /var/lib/portage/world , what pulls in > /var/lib/portage/world_sets ? You mention it, but don't say what pulls > it in, if as you say @selected doesn't.
Currently, in portage-2.2.x, @selected pulls in both /var/lib/portage/world and /var/lib/portage/world_sets. If we want, we can easily do it that way in stable too. -- Thanks, Zac

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[gentoo-dev] Re: sys-libs/ncurses: punted from system in profiles Duncan <1i5t5.duncan@×××.net>