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From: Brian Snipes <bsnipes@×××××××××××××××.com>
To: gentoo-dev@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Autoinstalling dependencies using RC3
Date: Mon, 15 Jan 2001 07:10:57
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Autoinstalling dependencies using RC3 by
On Sun, 14 Jan 2001 13:31:33 -0700
drobbins@g.o wrote:

> On Sun, Jan 14, 2001 at 09:58:29AM -0600, Brian Snipes wrote: > > > > Are there any pkgmerge options or apps that will install dependencies if > > needed when installing apps from the RC3 CD? > > > > Also - when I try to install Gnome, it asks for mc. When I try to > > install mc it asks for virtual/x11-web-browser. What do I need? > > You need to install something like netscape which will provide > virtual/x11-web-browser. We're a bit behind in this area (we only have > Netscape 4.75, not 6... and Mozilla M18 I think). If you want, just > edit the ebuild to remove teh virtual/x11-web-browser dependency > and try again. > > > And - when I try to install kde-base it asks for qt-2.2.2 which isn't on > > the cd. > > I just fixed that so that it's dependent on >=qt-2.2.2, which will allow > you to use a newer version. >
I had already installed the netscape package but it was still no go with mc. After I installed Mozilla-M18, mc installed properly. Brian Snipes


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Re: [gentoo-dev] Autoinstalling dependencies using RC3 (Achim Gottinger)