[clug-talk] Gentoo 2004.3 is out, and here I am compiling 2004.2

Niels Voll nvoll at voho.com
Wed Nov 17 14:35:02 PST 2004


I'm curious - how long did the whole process and up taking?


Ian Bruseker wrote:

>On Mon, 15 Nov 2004 11:25:50 -0700, Kevin Anderson
><list-server at myrealbox.com> wrote:
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>>I suspect that you'll have compiled all the latest stuff anyway, and there
>>will be no need to even emerge -u world to move to the new release.
>>
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>You were right.  Thanks.  After "emerge system" was done I checked and
>emerge couldn't find anything else to do.  After that, however, I
>pointed /etc/make.profile to the new 2004.3 release profile (what that
>means is described here for those who want to know:
>http://www.gentoo.org/doc/en/gentoo-upgrading.xml), and then it came
>up with a few packages to update and 4 to remove.  Yes, I know this
>isn't strictly necessary, but since it was a clean install anyway, I
>thought I'd do it anyway and see what happened.  Now I feel really
>up-to-date.  :-)
>
>Ian
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