On Sat, May 28, 2016 at 02:05:11PM -0400, Gregory Woodbury wrote:
> Has Alan ever posted his "jackhammer" script for some experts to look at?
Yes. You can probably find it on gmane. It basically consists of running
emerge with --keep-going and --ignore-failures multiple times, running
some depcleans, running revdep-rebuild a few times, and probably doing
all of this a few times.
> I get by really well with a small script that reads the eix outputs, finds
> the "[U]"
> tagged packages, and then runs "emerge -u1" on that list.
That sounds cool. `emerge -uDN --with-bdeps=y @world' should do
approximately the same thing, though.