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From: Duncan <1i5t5.duncan@×××.net>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-dev] Re: sys-libs/ncurses: punted from system in profiles
Date: Wed, 07 Dec 2011 05:23:27
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] sys-libs/ncurses: punted from system in profiles by Zac Medico
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. -- Duncan - List replies preferred. No HTML msgs. "Every nonfree program has a lord, a master -- and if you use the program, he is your master." Richard Stallman