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authorAvatar Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@googlemail.com> 2006-04-11 10:36:41 +0000
committerAvatar Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@googlemail.com> 2006-04-11 10:36:41 +0000
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Update HOWTO to make the eselect thing an Important:: block
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@@ -22,8 +22,11 @@ confusion later on. There's an ebuild at::
http://svn.berlios.de/viewcvs/*checkout*/paludis/overlay/sys-apps/paludis/paludis-0.ebuild
-You'll need libebt, eselect and subversion. You should seriously consider
-grabbing an svn snapshot of eselect if 1.0.2 hasn't been released yet.
+You'll need libebt, eselect and subversion.
+
+.. Important:: You should seriously consider grabbing an svn snapshot of
+ eselect if 1.0.2 hasn't been released yet, or you will encounter weird "You
+ are not root" errors even when you're root.
Make sure the test suite passes (either FEATURES="test" for Portage, or 'make
check'). If it fails, don't continue until you figure out why.
@@ -165,6 +168,7 @@ And that should (but probably won't) give you a usable chroot::
sudo cp /etc/resolv.conf /mychroot/etc/
sudo chroot /mychroot
+ reset
export HOME=/root
cd
mount -tproc none /proc