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PostPosted: Tue Nov 15, 2005 10:43 am    Post subject: if you can help .. Reply with quote

am sorry for this question but i must be aske milion time

there is some testing packaged which marked with the name [masked] how can you enable such packages for installion , i actullly don't have time to read about this ...

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PostPosted: Tue Nov 15, 2005 10:51 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

add the package to /etc/portage/package.keywords

ie:
Code:
mkdir /etc/portage
echo "category/packagename ~x86" > /etc/portage/package.keywords


then
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emerge packagename
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 15, 2005 11:00 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Please see the FAQ GF5: What are masked packages?

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