[paludis-user] plaudis hooks question

Ciaran McCreesh ciaran.mccreesh at googlemail.com
Tue Mar 12 18:28:26 UTC 2013

On Tue, 12 Mar 2013 10:25:36 +0400
Vasiliy Tolstov <v.tolstov at selfip.ru> wrote:
> Hello.
> I want to install exherbo on my netbook with ssd drive.
> I have vps that i can use to build pbins. But on my netbook i don't
> want to install all /usr/include and sometimes /usr/share stuff.
> When the package installed i can use paludis hooks to strip unwanted
> stuff from pbin.
> Is that possible to run hook with pbin install? For example after i
> fetch some pbind i'm unpack unly needed stuff....?

Hooks are things you run at a specified point, not things that modify

> As i known some times ago in exherbo list appeared messages about
> package parts  support (docs,devel,libreoffice splitting and other)
> does exherbo have roadmap for that?

It's being worked on. Although the aim of parts isn't really to allow
you to reduce hard disk usage. It's more to deal with packages that
can't cleanly be slotted.

Ciaran McCreesh

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