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From: Alan McKinnon <alan.mckinnon@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-user] emerge -uD world dies: "Unable to build"
Date: Tue, 29 Jan 2008 21:50:20
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-user] emerge -uD world dies: "Unable to build" by Mick
1 On Tuesday 29 January 2008, Mick wrote:
3 > Retrace your steps and follow the guide on this one. I'm sure that
4 > you can recover if you ended up with no gcc, but don't know off hand
5 > what it takes to do it. (I am sure that the forums are full of
6 > suggestions for this problem).
8 Easy. Grab any old gcc tarball from an install cd, use emerge to unpack
9 this as a binpkg. This gives you a probably less than optimum but
10 working gcc, which can be used to build the desired gcc. Then unmerge
11 the unpacked one.
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15 Alan McKinnon
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