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From: Roy Wright <roy@××××××.org>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-user] How to unmerge kde 4.1? [solved]
Date: Sat, 04 Oct 2008 23:43:46
In Reply to: [gentoo-user] How to unmerge kde 4.1? by Roy Wright
1 Roy Wright wrote:
2 > Trying to switch from kde-portage to kde-testing overlays did not
3 > progress well. What I'd like to do to recover is unmerge all the kde
4 > 4.1 stuff and start over. Does anyone know a simple way (maybe a
5 > script) to do this? As far as I'm concerned, I'd really like to unmerge
6 > everything installed from the overlay.
8 Thanks everyone! I ended up using eix to find the files, then piped the
9 output to a file and edited to have it unmerge them. Here's the eix
10 command if you are interested:
12 eix -C kde-base --installed-slot 4.1 --only-names
15 Have fun,
16 Roy