[paludis-user] Blockage when trying to upgrade paludis

Florian Petran florian.petran at googlemail.com
Fri Oct 2 18:41:07 UTC 2009


2009/9/10 Ingmar Vanhassel <ingmar at exherbo.org>:
> Upgrade eselect discarding the block.
> Reinstall paludis, portage.
> Uninstall eselect-news.

Curiously, this doesn't seem to work for me either. The only way to
get rid of the block was by uninstalling first and then masking
eselect-news, as Damian wrote. I was using paludis-0.36.1 if that
matters.

b111-17 ~ # paludis -i eselect --dl-blocks discard
Building target list...
Building dependency list...paludis at 1254508585: [WARNING
dep_list.dropping_dependencies] In thread ID '21613':
  ... In program paludis (--log-level warning --show-reasons summary
--dl-reinstall if-use-changed --dl-reinstall-scm weekly
--show-use-descriptions new) -i eselect --dl-blocks discard:
  ... When performing install action from command line:
  ... When executing install task:
  ... When building dependency list:
  ... When adding PackageDepSpec 'app-admin/eselect':
  ... When adding package 'app-admin/eselect-1.2.3:0::gentoo':
  ... Dropping run dependencies to post dependencies because of
exception 'Block: app-admin/eselect-news' (paludis::BlockError)

Dependency error:
  * In program paludis (--log-level warning --show-reasons summary
--dl-reinstall if-use-changed --dl-reinstall-scm weekly
--show-use-descriptions new) -i eselect --dl-blocks discard:
  * When performing install action from command line:
  * When executing install task:
  * When building dependency list:
  * When adding PackageDepSpec 'app-admin/eselect':
  * When adding package 'app-admin/eselect-1.2.3:0::gentoo':
  * When adding run dependencies as post dependencies:
  * When checking BlockDepSpec '!app-admin/eselect-news':
  * Block: app-admin/eselect-news (paludis::BlockError)


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