Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] newbie help with emerge --update --deep --newuse world
Thu, 03 Aug 2006 13:21:01
hi David. thanks for your reply. i will try your suggestions and see
rather than a bug in glibc, i suspect it is some error on my part as i
build up my
experience with gentoo. i hope to get over this issue and start using
with gentoo soon.
> Hi Daryl,
> The builds fail. Could be a bug in Gentoo, a misconfiguration, etc.
> I do not have the answer of what is going on wrong in this case,
> maybe someone else will know.
> I will do the following suggestions though.
> 1) Remove ~ppc64 from your keywords or try the glibc marked stable
> (ppc64). ~ppc64 denotes the testing versions. If you are new, you
> might want to go with the stable version for most packages, they
> have been slightly tested better.
> 2) You can always skip glibc for now and install the other packages.
> emerge -av --oneshot pkg1 pkg2 ...
> you will be able to merge pkg1 pkg2 ...
> --oneshot will prevent them from being recorded in the world file.
> If there is a build bug for glibc, it might be fixed some time soon.
> Check bugs.gentoo.org and forums.gentoo.org for info too.
> Welcome to the Gentoo world and good luck with this problem.