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Old 02-27-2010, 02:44 AM
Mark David Dumlao
 
Default Showing installed packages that aren't in portage tree(s)

I used to think that eix did that.

After eixing back and forth for some non-existent
app-office/{kugar,koshell,kexi} (wouldn't show up on my eixes) that
was holding back my --depcleans of kdelibs:3.5 and
koffice-{libs,data}:3.5, then doubling back on the manual page, I
discovered it didn't

Is there an option or filter I could pass to qlist to find out which
packages are installed but not in the portage tree(s)? The qlist -ICv
suggestion from the eix man page only shows all installed packages. My
goal is to either remove them or put them in the local overlay.
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Old 02-27-2010, 02:51 AM
Dale
 
Default Showing installed packages that aren't in portage tree(s)

chrome://messenger/locale/messengercompose/composeMsgs.properties:

I used to think that eix did that.

After eixing back and forth for some non-existent
app-office/{kugar,koshell,kexi} (wouldn't show up on my eixes) that
was holding back my --depcleans of kdelibs:3.5 and
koffice-{libs,data}:3.5, then doubling back on the manual page, I
discovered it didn't

Is there an option or filter I could pass to qlist to find out which
packages are installed but not in the portage tree(s)? The qlist -ICv
suggestion from the eix man page only shows all installed packages. My
goal is to either remove them or put them in the local overlay.



I think "eix-test-obsolete -d" will do that. I don't have any installed
that are not in portage at the moment so I can't test it to be sure.


Be warned, this thing can output a LOT of stuff. If you are in a
console, you may want to pipe to a text file or to less or something.


Dale

:-) :-)
 
Old 02-27-2010, 04:20 AM
Mark David Dumlao
 
Default Showing installed packages that aren't in portage tree(s)

Just what I needed. Thanks!

On Sat, Feb 27, 2010 at 11:51 AM, Dale <rdalek1967@gmail.com> wrote:
> chrome://messenger/locale/messengercompose/composeMsgs.properties:
>>
>> I used to think that eix did that.
>>
>> After eixing back and forth for some non-existent
>> app-office/{kugar,koshell,kexi} (wouldn't show up on my eixes) that
>> was holding back my --depcleans of kdelibs:3.5 and
>> koffice-{libs,data}:3.5, then doubling back on the manual page, I
>> discovered it didn't
>>
>> Is there an option or filter I could pass to qlist to find out which
>> packages are installed but not in the portage tree(s)? The qlist -ICv
>> suggestion from the eix man page only shows all installed packages. My
>> goal is to either remove them or put them in the local overlay.
>>
>
> I think "eix-test-obsolete -d" will do that. *I don't have any installed
> that are not in portage at the moment so I can't test it to be sure.
>
> Be warned, this thing can output a LOT of stuff. *If you are in a console,
> you may want to pipe to a text file or to less or something.
>
> Dale
>
> :-) *:-)
>
>



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Old 02-27-2010, 05:19 AM
Dale
 
Default Showing installed packages that aren't in portage tree(s)

chrome://messenger/locale/messengercompose/composeMsgs.properties:

Just what I needed. Thanks!




Let me also add that the output has changed. I tried to clean up some
package.* files a while back and it turned into a mess. Before you
change a file, make a backup just in case. It seems to list some things
that maybe it shouldn't. Maybe I am missing something somewhere but it
isn't the way it used to be. I need to run it and just sit and study
the list and test some things. There may be some rhyme or reason for
what it is doing that I just don't see yet


Dale

:-) :-)
 
Old 02-27-2010, 06:54 AM
Mark David Dumlao
 
Default Showing installed packages that aren't in portage tree(s)

On Sat, Feb 27, 2010 at 2:19 PM, Dale <rdalek1967@gmail.com> wrote:
> chrome://messenger/locale/messengercompose/composeMsgs.properties:
>>
>> Just what I needed. Thanks!
>>
>>
>
> Let me also add that the output has changed. *I tried to clean up some
> package.* files a while back and it turned into a mess. *Before you change a
> file, make a backup just in case. *It seems to list some things that maybe
> it shouldn't. *Maybe I am missing something somewhere but it isn't the way
> it used to be. *I need to run it and just sit and study the list and test
> some things. *There may be some rhyme or reason for what it is doing that I
> just don't see yet

Fear not, the redundant / missing flags in my package.xxx files are
more of an out-of-sight, out-of-mind thing for me. I figure they're
not breaking anything nor adding that much cruft by just being there.
Crufty packages though, bug me, especially when they block my
upgrades/revdeps/uninstalls.

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Old 02-27-2010, 04:14 PM
Dale
 
Default Showing installed packages that aren't in portage tree(s)

chrome://messenger/locale/messengercompose/composeMsgs.properties:

On Sat, Feb 27, 2010 at 2:19 PM, Dale<rdalek1967@gmail.com> wrote:


chrome://messenger/locale/messengercompose/composeMsgs.properties:


Just what I needed. Thanks!




Let me also add that the output has changed. I tried to clean up some
package.* files a while back and it turned into a mess. Before you change a
file, make a backup just in case. It seems to list some things that maybe
it shouldn't. Maybe I am missing something somewhere but it isn't the way
it used to be. I need to run it and just sit and study the list and test
some things. There may be some rhyme or reason for what it is doing that I
just don't see yet


Fear not, the redundant / missing flags in my package.xxx files are
more of an out-of-sight, out-of-mind thing for me. I figure they're
not breaking anything nor adding that much cruft by just being there.
Crufty packages though, bug me, especially when they block my
upgrades/revdeps/uninstalls.




True but I try to keep mine up to date and clean. It's just me. It may
not matter much right now but it may one day. If I let it build up,
then it will be harder to fix later.


I'm weird tho. Everyone knows it and I accept it. lol

Dale

:-) :-)
 

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