Gentoo Archives: gentoo-user

From: Alan McKinnon <alan.mckinnon@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-user] Reconstruct package.use
Date: Sat, 14 Mar 2015 22:13:02
Message-Id: 5504B261.7@gmail.com
1 It took 10 years but I've finally done something monumentally stupid in
2 Gentoo:
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4 I delete package.use and have no backup
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6 Is there any easy way to recover what was in it? I'm busy doing it the
7 long way round - repeatedly running emerge world, get past the blocking
8 USE, then see all the flags that portage thinks changed.
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10 I wonder if there might be an easier way that I don't know of.
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12 --
13 Alan McKinnon
14 alan.mckinnon@×××××.com

Replies

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Re: [gentoo-user] Reconstruct package.use Simon Thelen <gentoo-user@××××.de>
Re: [gentoo-user] Reconstruct package.use Neil Bothwick <neil@××××××××××.uk>
Re: [gentoo-user] Reconstruct package.use "Bruce Hill