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Bug 532736 - emerge suggests obsolete URL for information about blocked ebuilds
Summary: emerge suggests obsolete URL for information about blocked ebuilds
Alias: None
Product: Portage Development
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Core - Interface (emerge) (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Portage team
Keywords: InVCS
Depends on:
Blocks: 484436
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Reported: 2014-12-16 19:50 UTC by Jonas Stein
Modified: 2015-12-18 16:04 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description Jonas Stein gentoo-dev 2014-12-16 19:50:02 UTC
# emerge --update --newuse --keep-going @world

returns [..]

For more information about Blocked Packages, please refer to the following
section of the Gentoo Linux x86 Handbook (architecture is irrelevant):

This URL is redirected to

but it has no section "blocked"


# emerge --version
Portage 2.2.14 (python 3.3.5-final-0, default/linux/amd64/13.0/desktop/kde/systemd, gcc-4.8.3, glibc-2.19-r1, 3.16.1-gentoo-gd7abc96-dirty x86_64)
Comment 1 Brian Evans Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev 2014-12-16 19:54:31 UTC
The new URL should be with the move to the wiki
Comment 2 Zac Medico gentoo-dev 2014-12-20 17:01:01 UTC
This is fixed in git:
Comment 3 Jonas Stein gentoo-dev 2015-12-18 07:02:35 UTC
do you think, we can close the bug now?
Comment 4 Zac Medico gentoo-dev 2015-12-18 16:04:57 UTC
Released in 2.2.16.