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Bug 12163 - emerge -u world should (optionally) continue when one package fails
Summary: emerge -u world should (optionally) continue when one package fails
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 12768
Alias: None
Product: Portage Development
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Unclassified (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: High normal (vote)
Assignee: Nicholas Jones (RETIRED)
Depends on:
Reported: 2002-12-14 17:23 UTC by Richard Garand
Modified: 2011-10-30 22:18 UTC (History)
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Description Richard Garand 2002-12-14 17:23:21 UTC
There's nothing like setting up emerge with 60 packages to update, leaving for a 
while, and coming back to see that it died on the second one.
Comment 1 Justin Lambert 2002-12-14 20:49:10 UTC
It would be nice  if it kept the compile output in a tmp file (such as sandbox
errors) and continued on it's way until emerge hits the end of the list or can't
procede because of the previous failure being a dependency of what is left.  An
emerge summary at the end could tell you what failed and where to check out the
Comment 2 Martin Holzer (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2002-12-27 08:05:17 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 12768 ***