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2008-11-23 Thread Lanza Fabrizio
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[gentoo-portage-dev] manual uninstall

2008-02-14 Thread Lanza Fabrizio
Hi, I need to manually uninstall a package (without emerge --unmerge). How do I tell emerge that a package is not installed (even if it is)? (I basically need to force a reinstall, for a catalyst issue.) Another good question is: how does portage know that a package is actually installed?

R: [gentoo-portage-dev] manual uninstall

2008-02-14 Thread Lanza Fabrizio
portage maintains installed package information in /var/db/pkg/ -mike Thanks, I will try this. If I delete the package info there, will portage thing that the package is not installed, right? Er, manually meaning 'I want to delete anything it installed by hand'? or 'I want to run the phases by