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Pacho Ramos 02-12-2009 05:53 PM

How to hardmask all ebuilds from an overlay?
El jue, 12-02-2009 a las 10:22 -0800, Zac Medico escribió:
> Currently, the simplest solution might be to use an rsync command to
> sync the specific packages that you want (or exclude the unwanted
> packages) to a separate directory, and put the separate directory in
> PORTDIR_OVERLAY instead of the original one.
> Otherwise, the only alternative is to use package.mask and I'm
> afraid that will not be very manageable give the current
> capabilities. In the future we might add support to specify repo
> names in dependency atoms, which will allow you to mask packages
> from a specific repository.
> - --
> Thanks,
> Zac

OK, thanks for the recommendation :-)

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