Opened 13 years ago

Last modified 13 years ago

#175 assigned defect

kNIX: Gentoo Portage

Reported by: bird Owned by: bird
Priority: normal Milestone: kNIX Bootstrap
Component: baselayout Version:
Severity: normal Keywords:


Portage needs to be ported and made functional. A overlay needs to be created as well. And I need to figure out all this really works, it requires a little bit more detail than what I've picked up from just using Gentoo...

Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 13 years ago by bird

Status: newassigned

The main changes to portage is the usual / -> /@unixroot/ prefix change and editing hash-bang paths. I also need to inject an -Zomf into the LD/LDFLAGS somewhere...

As for how to do this, looking at the freebsd/darwin/solaris/alt portage projects would probably be a good idea. It looks like the gentoo-alt project is working supposed to work as an umbrella for these adaptions of portage. I find this bit of the projects docs useful:

comment:2 Changed 13 years ago by bird

The two first packages has been emerged - net-misc/wget and sys-devel/patch. There is some mess around the /@unixroot prefix, but I'll get back to that later.

comment:3 Changed 13 years ago by bird

I've been duplicating some work here it seems. there is a 'prefix' portage branch that implement the /@unixroot stuff I've been trying to convince the standard 2.1.2.x code to do. The code cvs: The prefix portage package: And the tarballs:

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