Unmasking packages using portage

Added by Alexey Kazakov over 12 years ago

Not so far ago I found an interesting feature in portage-2.2. Two wonderful options had been appeared in emerge: --autounmask and --autounmask-write. They allow users not to install additional package app-portage/autounmask saving easy and safe handling with package unmasking.

-autounmask [ y | n ]

Automatically unmask packages and generate package.use settings as necessary to satisfy dependencies. This option is enabled by default. If any configuration changes are required, then


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