emerge @preserved-rebuild EVEN IF some needed package is masked
On Tue, 05 Jan 2010 16:35:46 +0100 (CET), Helmut Jarausch wrote:
> But I do need to keep kdelibs:3.5 which pulls in
> kde-misc/kdnssd-avahi:3.5 which has been masked.
> Dropping kde:3.5 too early is one of the biggest disappointsment of
> GenToo! For someone who needs some package depending on it, it's really
> hard. (I do need kexi)
It's not been totally dropped, but moved out of the main portage tree to
the kde-sunset overlay. Add that overlay and your problem will disappear.
If it was easy, the hardware people would take care of it.