On Tue, 8 Aug 2017 20:15:07 +0200 Kristian Fiskerstrand <k...@gentoo.org> wrote:
> On 08/08/2017 08:10 PM, William L. Thomson Jr. wrote: > >> I'm not sure explicitly about environment files, but it's an > >> option to emerge. For instance, I've added this to my > >> EMERGE_DEFAULT_OPTS to ensure none of the following are built: > >> > >> --buildpkg-exclude "virtual/* sys-kernel/*-sources dev-perl/* > >> perl-core/*" > > Something like this would NOT be desirable. It would have to be > > done on every system. > It would have to be set on every binhost, not every client system.. > that said, I prefer env approach as it is easier to track changes > properly in a CVS That is assuming clients do not have FEATURES="buildpkg". I have that set just in case I merge some package directly on a system. I have the binary ready for others. I am trying out the env route now, but may need some changes there. Most are made on the binhost, but not all. Also I am not necessarily using a binhost per se. I have portage on shared NFS. I also rsync some binaries between NFS servers. -- William L. Thomson Jr.
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