This is a silly bug that wasted my time. :)
%% cd $OVERLAY/app-portage/eix/
%% ebuild --debug eix-0.20.4.ebuild digest
%% echo $?
%% emerge -av1 eix
WARNING: One or more repositories have been ignored due to duplicate
(u'/', u'gentoo', u'/srv/nfs-homedirs/jolexa/sandbox/gentoo-x86') overrides
All profiles/repo_name entries must be unique in order to avoid having
duplicates ignored. Set PORTAGE_REPO_DUPLICATE_WARN="0" in
/etc/make.conf if you would like to disable this warning.
superuser access is required... adding --pretend to options
These are the packages that would be merged, in order:
Calculating dependencies... done!
!!! All ebuilds that could satisfy "app-portage/eix" have been masked.
!!! One of the following masked packages is required to complete your request:
- app-portage/eix-0.20.4 (masked by: corruption)
- app-portage/eix-0.20.3 (masked by: corruption)
- app-portage/eix-0.20.2 (masked by: corruption)
- app-portage/eix-0.20.1 (masked by: corruption)
- app-portage/eix-0.19.2 (masked by: corruption)
- app-portage/eix-0.17.0 (masked by: corruption)
For more information, see the MASKED PACKAGES section in the emerge
man page or refer to the Gentoo Handbook.
%% rm -rf $OVERLAY/profiles/
%% ebuild eix-0.20.4.ebuild digest >>> Downloading 'http://distfiles.gentoo.org/distfiles/eix-0.20.4.tar.xz'
--2010-04-22 17:17:25-- http://distfiles.gentoo.org/distfiles/eix-0.20.4.tar.xz
Resolving distfiles.gentoo.org... 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11,
%% echo $?