ifplugd replacement?

Nicholas Leippe nick at leippe.com
Fri Mar 30 08:36:38 MDT 2007

On Friday 30 March 2007, Stephen Ward wrote:
> > Have you tried telling it to just attempt the emerge anyway?
> >
> > echo sys-apps/ifplugd x86 >> /etc/portage/package.keywords
> > emerge ifplugd
> >
> > This works most of the time, in my experience.
> I gave that a shot (replacing "x68" with "sparc"), without any luck.
> Portage still says it's blocked by a missing keyword.  I opened up the
> ebuild file and 'sparc' was not in the list of KEYWORDS.

Try "x86" as the keyword, not sparc.

It will probably work--since it looks like it's listed as a debian package 
(and debian iirc makes a point to have all of it's packages work on all 
ports).  (well, debian lists it for sparc at any rate)


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