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Old 10-18-2005, 01:00 PM   #1
Mingus_Iamblichus
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Unhappy Gentoo Linux- Problems with emerge --sync


After a recent 'emerge sync', my ability to emerge anything else is hampered by the following message:

!!! ARCH is not set... Are you missing the /etc/make.profile symlink?
!!! Is the symlink correct? Is your portage tree complete?

I am unfamiliar with working with these dir's and have no idea about symlink. I can see now that the command i should have typed is 'emerge --sync' and not 'emerge sync'. I am working with a DSL connection. Can anyone help.

P.S. the emerge command in gentoo is basically wget...
 
Old 10-18-2005, 03:04 PM   #2
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Hope this helps;
http://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-t...erge+sync.html
 
Old 10-19-2005, 02:26 PM   #3
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Thanks for the Link. I think I'll continue the thread over there.
 
  


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