emerge -s phpbb
...gives this output:
* www-apps/phpBB [ Masked ]
Latest version available: 3.0.4
Latest version installed: [ Not Installed ]
Size of files: 1,463 kB
Description: phpBB is an open-source bulletin board package.
Steps to Reproduce:
emerge -a phpbb
emerge -a -D phpbb
These are the packages that would be merged, in order:
Calculating dependencies... done!
emerge: there are no ebuilds to satisfy "phpbb".
Something similar to when I emerged everything else...?
Gentoo docs say that the error message indicates a bug.
I just installed Gentoo about a week ago, so everything ought to be fresh. Tried "emerge --sync" just in case, but it made no difference.
Since this software is more or less just a bunch of PHP files, I believe I can just download it to a web directory without the need to compile or "install" anything.
You should read the output: its phpBB and not phpbb ;-)
Dang! Sorry 'bout that.