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localhost ~ # emerge -av nvidia-drivers These are the packages that would be merged, in order: Calculating dependencies... done! [ebuild N ] sys-kernel/gentoo-sources-2.6.23 USE="symlink -build" 44,482 kB [ebuild UD] x11-drivers/nvidia-drivers-100.14.19 [100.14.19-r10] USE="acpi%* -gtk (-multilib) (-distribution%*)" 0 kB Total: 2 packages (1 downgrade, 1 new), Size of downloads: 44,482 kB
3.4 x86-64 mini
i wonder why it wants to downgrade my nvivia-driver.
oh, i don't know if it matters but i did not update xorg, xorg-server, python or any other stuff that can cause major problems to my system.
think i should wait untill i am more experienced with portage and sabayon.
just asked portage for the driver cause i read some stuff in irc and was interested.
1. is it save to emerge, no ideas about the kernel-sources? i know i have to deal with it some time.
2. as i said, why downgrade?
would be nice if someone could answer this noobish questions.