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authorAvatar Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@googlemail.com> 2006-04-17 23:39:46 +0000
committerAvatar Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@googlemail.com> 2006-04-17 23:39:46 +0000
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parent16ab67dde581aea8d6319a66d45fe473a52b2f82 (diff)
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Add a note to the HOWTO about the backslashes being for cat
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@@ -118,7 +118,12 @@ Set up your ``package_unmask.conf`` and ``package_mask.conf``, if necessary::
Set up your ``bashrc``. This must **NOT** be used to change any values that
affect dependency resolution (e.g. USE, LINGUAS). It can be used to set CFLAGS,
CHOST and the like (on some archs you'll have to do this to avoid getting junk
-from your profile)::
+from your profile).
+
+.. Note:: The backslash before the dollar is for cat. If you're not using cat,
+ don't include the backslash before the dollar signs.
+
+::
cat <<END > /mychroot/etc/paludis/bashrc
export CFLAGS="-O2 -march=pentium4 -fomit-frame-pointer"