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From: Eray Aslan <eray.aslan@×××××××.tr>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: RE: [gentoo-user] Out of portage
Date: Wed, 09 Nov 2005 08:29:27
Message-Id: 4FE82EE778704E4D9D31E9CE0BEC14650D2C72@caf02.caf.local
1 Renat Golubchyk <mailto:ragermany@×××.net> wrote:
2 >
3 > You can copy the ebuild to your overlay and patch postfix from there.
4 > If you don't have to do anything else before compiling it then it's as
5 > trivial as "epatch /path/to/postfix.patch" somewhere in src_unpack().
6 > Doing it this way has the benefit of letting portage manage your
7 > packages.
9 This seems to be the best way. And indeed it is trivial.
11 > You'll just have to keep an eye for upgrades, because they
12 > will probably come without this patch. If you want this patch to be
13 > included in postfix create a bug in bugzilla with the request.
15 I don't think it is a good idea. I would not second guess Wietse (author of postfix) for the suitability of the patch for general consumption.
17 Thank you for your help.
19 Eray
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Re: [gentoo-user] Out of portage Renat Golubchyk <ragermany@×××.net>
Re: [gentoo-user] Out of portage Neil Bothwick <neil@××××××××××.uk>