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From: m h <sesquile@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-osx@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-osx] Back to trying PREFIX on Linux
Date: Fri, 03 Mar 2006 00:51:41
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-osx] Back to trying PREFIX on Linux by Kito
On 3/2/06, Kito <kito@g.o> wrote:
> Hi Matt, good to see you back ;) > > On Mar 2, 2006, at 5:49 PM, m h wrote: > > > I haven't really been working on PREFIX in the last 2 months. I'm > > going to be giving it a go on Linux again. > > > > I'm assumming the latest code can be found on the links here: > > > > > > Yes, those links should be current. I'll will be doing an updated > portage tarball sometime this weekend.
Great. Thanks for keeping those updated.
> > > Has anyone else been trying prefix on Linux recently? > > Yeah, I started running it on my ppc/linux machine. The strict path > handling from before is now optional, so bootstrapping should be a > lot easier if you want to use the host systems toolchain. Still > haven't committed proper profiles for anything but os x yet > though....SOON! The prefix tree should operate standalone now as > well, so I now recommend setting it as your PORTDIR and not an overlay. >
Awesome! Is there a bootstrap script/instructions lying around somewhere?
> > For that matter > > what is the status of PREFIX on Mac? > > I've been a little busy with workwork, so I haven't spent too much > time on it lately, but I did train a new dev who has been helping > out. Mostly been squashing minor bugs and working on tools to aid > development(repoman svn support, exg has started a bootstrap script) > as opposed to adding a ton of additional ebuilds. >
This is good news. I'm able to dedicate about half my time to getting this working on Linux for the next month or so, so let me know what I can do. thanks matt -- gentoo-osx@g.o mailing list


Subject Author
Re: [gentoo-osx] Back to trying PREFIX on Linux Kito <kito@g.o>
Re: [gentoo-osx] Back to trying PREFIX on Linux Marcin Gabrowski <gaber@×××××××××.pl>