Gentoo Archives: gentoo-osx

From: Grobian <grobian@g.o>
To: gentoo-osx@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-osx] Starting on OS X...
Date: Thu, 14 Sep 2006 05:34:03
Message-Id: 20060914053400.GA1524@gentoo.org
In Reply to: [gentoo-osx] Starting on OS X... by Nathan
On 13-09-2006 15:11:27 -0600, Nathan wrote:
> <><><><> > > Ok, so I started on http://gentoo-wiki.com/Portage-prefix at the very > top of the page. I downloaded > http://dev.gentoo.org/~kito/distfiles/portage-prefix-latest.tar.bz2 > and then configured and installed portage in ~/gentoo, and then the > page sort of drops off. > > Running ~/gentoo/usr/bin/emerge gives: > > >>>//Users/nathan/gentoo/tmp doesn't exist, creating it... > >>>//Users/nathan/gentoo/var/tmp doesn't exist, creating it... > >>>//Users/nathan/gentoo/var/lib doesn't exist, creating it... > !!! Problem with sandbox binary. Disabling... > > --- 'profiles/updates' is empty or not available. Empty portage tree? > emerge: wheel group use is being deprecated. Please update group and passwd > to > include the portage user as noted above, and then use group portage. > !!! ARCH is not set... Are you missing the /etc/make.profile symlink? > !!! Is the symlink correct? Is your portage tree complete? > > <><><><>
Ok, I'd suggest to use the bootstrap script instead: :)
> Then, further down on the page there's an "OSX quick bootstrap > (experimental)" section. It starts off with "First, find the > bootstrap script and let it install portage." > > Elsewhere on the page it says "Bootstrapping is done using a bootstrap > script in ${PORTDIR}/scripts/bootstrap-prefix.sh." <-- but theres no > bootstrap-prefix.sh anywhere in my ~/gentoo
A bit stupid, but it's in the latest prefix-tree snapshot. Download it, unpack it and run the script. It downloads a snapshot again and everything necessary for a first bootstrap. See if you can get to start the bootstrap script. Thanks for trying -- Fabian Groffen Gentoo on a different level -- gentoo-osx@g.o mailing list

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Subject Author
Re: [gentoo-osx] Starting on OS X... Kurt Hindenburg <kurt.hindenburg@×××××.com>
Re: [gentoo-osx] Starting on OS X... Nathan <nathan.stocks@×××××.com>