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authorAvatar David Leverton <levertond@googlemail.com> 2008-04-13 17:29:54 +0000
committerAvatar David Leverton <levertond@googlemail.com> 2008-04-13 17:29:54 +0000
commit945c4efa654b56d005c59b80f7ce29286fad8a32 (patch)
treed65a3cd46e7c8633b16ad29640f96e889fc8cf39 /doc/overview
parent7168420fc5eb1844744ab233952f7f71e057b346 (diff)
Update manual configuration guide for new world file behaviour.
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@@ -81,6 +81,15 @@ should usually be <code>/etc</code>:</p>
mkdir -p /etc/paludis/repositories
+<p>The file <code>/etc/paludis/environment.conf</code> must, at minimum, specify the location of the world file
+(other options are described elsewhere in the documentation). The usual location for Paludis is:</p>
+<pre>world = /var/db/pkg/world</pre>
+<p>The option <code>world = /var/lib/portage/world</code> can be set if Portage's world file is to be used.</p>
<p>You will need to make <code>/etc/paludis/keywords.conf</code>:</p>
@@ -225,9 +234,6 @@ manually if you install or uninstall any package using Portage.</p>
<p>You are responsible for ensuring that any cache directories you use exist and have appropriate permissions.</p>
-<p>The option <code>world = /var/lib/portage/world</code> can be set if Portage's world file is to be used. By default,
-Paludis uses <code>${location}/world</code>.</p>
<p>You might find the Paludis overlay useful, if you need very up to date or live ebuilds. This also illustrates the