[paludis-user] Setting local repositories (the proper way)

Damian damian.only at gmail.com
Tue Feb 2 08:36:36 UTC 2010

On Mon, Feb 1, 2010 at 7:42 PM, Sebastian Wiesner <basti.wiesner at gmx.net> wrote:
> On Monday 01 February 2010 19:38:23 Damian wrote
>> […]
>> But now I'm getting the following error:
>> paludis at 1265049242: [QA e.repo_name.unusable] Couldn't open repo_name
>> file in '/usr/local/overlays/custom-overlay/profiles/', falling back
>> to generated name 'x-custom-overlay' (ignore this message if you have
>> yet to sync this repository).
>> What did I miss?
> Read the FAQ about Repository names
> http://paludis.pioto.org/faq/repositories.html#repo_name
I overlooked at it, sorry. Thanks Sebastian for your answer (and for
being so polite).

So here are the steps I missed:
    $ mkdir /usr/local/overlays/custom-overlay/profiles/
    $ echo "custom-overlay" >>


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