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From: Paul de Vrieze <pauldv@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Tree breakage
Date: Thu, 01 Apr 2004 11:33:12
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Tree breakage by Bart Lauwers
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On Thursday 01 April 2004 13:21, Bart Lauwers wrote:
> On Thursday 01 April 2004 11:38, Paul de Vrieze wrote: > > On Thursday 01 April 2004 11:05, Spider wrote: > > > please fix the darn Manifest files when you've been touching > > > things. That includes when you remove files, when you modifiy > > > patches (!) and others. > > > > I completely second this. You must use repoman. Only in very very > > few special cases is it waranted not to use repoman. If repoman > > prevents you from committing something, find out why and either have > > repoman fixed, or fix your package. > > When removing files repoman won't update Manifest, that's bug number > one, actually I think it will even not let you commit that update > (rm'ed file).
You also need to remove them from cvs of course. If that doesn't do the trick, please file a bug.
> And now it also seems when using repoman you still need to verify > everything by hand because you can't depend on it to do it properly. > So far I've had nothing but trouble with it and it's never given me > any helpfull comments, except for complaining about going out of > business. > > So how does one regenerate the Manifest when repoman feels it's not > needed? touch one of the non-changed builds and repoman commit or is > there another way?
rm Manifest ebuild some-ebuild.ebuild digest This will do the trick. That should also fix the deleted file issue. Paul - -- Paul de Vrieze Gentoo Developer Mail: pauldv@g.o Homepage: -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.2.4 (GNU/Linux) iD8DBQFAa/30bKx5DBjWFdsRAnhOAJ9hufYEgyNnVBH3Dm3pRtSyqf2afQCgh6QU HG0a3emT/0KeCi674t/FRro= =jd16 -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- gentoo-dev@g.o mailing list