\fB--alert\fR may be 'y' or 'n'. 'true' and 'false' mean the same thing.
Using \fB--alert\fR without an option is the same as using it with 'y'.
-Try it with 'emerge -aA portage'.
+Try it with 'emerge -aA sys-apps/portage'.
If your terminal emulator is set up to make '\\a' into a window manager
urgency hint, move your cursor to a different window to get the effect.
@@ -1294,7 +1294,7 @@ permanent, you can put them in /etc/portage/package.use instead.
If \fBemerge \-\-update @system\fR or \fBemerge \-\-update @world\fR
fails with an error message, it may be that an ebuild uses some
newer feature not present in this version of \fBemerge\fR. You
-can use \fBemerge \-\-update portage\fR to upgrade to the lastest
+can use \fBemerge \-\-update sys-apps/portage\fR to upgrade to the lastest
version, which should support any necessary new features.
.SH "MASKED PACKAGES"
\fINOTE: Please use caution when using development packages. Problems
Re: [PATCH] Include the category when we suggest running "emerge ... portage"
On 1/31/20 12:02 PM, Mike Gilbert wrote:
> This will prevent problems if another package named "portage" is added
> in another category.
> Signed-off-by: Mike Gilbert <[hidden email]>
> lib/portage/emaint/modules/sync/sync.py | 2 +-
> lib/portage/package/ebuild/deprecated_profile_check.py | 2 +-
> man/emerge.1 | 4 ++--
> 3 files changed, 4 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)