cant emerge kopete somethings bloking

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cant emerge kopete somethings bloking

Post by Fede93 » Fri Aug 31, 2007 4:59 pm

I downloaded the last version of kopete, I unpacked the tar and then I emerged kopete in terminal but it says somethings blocking I did emerge --pretend kopete and it told me wat is blocking. wat do i do now?

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Post by orochi » Mon Sep 03, 2007 11:48 pm

if you used emerge as it should, you should not have needed to download any files (tar or otherwhise)

typically you would run

emerge -C <package name to remove>

and get rid of the blocking package and reemerge kopete

i suggest you checkout the gentoo handbook at

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