On Wed, Jul 11, 2018 at 2:29 AM, Jory A. Pratt <anar...@gentoo.org> wrote: > This is a mess, many systems are setup with portage already on a > seperate partition for reasons. What advantage does it provide to move > the tree now after all these years? I have seen nothing more then lets > do this cause I like the ideal lately and it is getting old, there is no > benefit that would justify moving the tree or many other changes that > are being made in Gentoo lately.
1. If you're able to mount /usr/portage from another filesystem, why would you think it wouldn't work in with /var/cache/portage? 1a. If your system is already installed, why do you think this even affects you? Did you read? 2. Pretty sure following FHS more closely is something most people would see as a benefit.