On Thursday 25 Aug 2011 15:18:06 Mick wrote:
> On Thursday 25 Aug 2011 14:55:29 you wrote:
> > On Thu 25 August 2011 14:38:10 Mick wrote:
> > > What's the solution to this slot conflict?
> > > ===================================
> > > # emerge -uaDv world
> > > These are the packages that would be merged, in order:
> > That upgrade should be seamless with recent portage versions.
> > Do you have specific emul versions in world? Remove the versioning.
> Hmm ... no I do not have any emul-linux packages in my world file:
> # less /var/lib/portage/world | grep emul-linux
> > Otherwise you can just unmerge all the 20110722 stuff and let portage
> > figure it out. There's no rebuilding to be done, it just unpacks
> > tarballs.
> Thanks, I saw the warning about conflicting slots and wanted to make sure I
> won't cause any (significant) breakage. Do you mean that I should unmerge
> the previous versions (20110129)?
Problem solved - I uninstalled app-emulation/emul-linux-x86-xlibs-20110129,
then emerged app-emulation/emul-linux-x86-xlibs and after I unmasked app-
emulation/emul-linux-x86-motif-20110722, portage took care of the remaining.
Thanks for the pointer!