What for to use --relaxed option?

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What for to use --relaxed option?

Postby apiaio » Sat Aug 27, 2011 18:20

Hi there.
Maybe stupid question, but I did not find explanation in Sabayon Wiki for the --relaxed option in command
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equo install entropy sulfur equo  --relaxed
I used to be Gentoo user and Gentoo learned me not to run any important command unless I am not absolutely sure what it means.
Thanks
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Re: What for to use --relaxed option?

Postby joost » Sat Aug 27, 2011 19:11

It prevents a huge deptree to be pulled in.
This is useful on a fresh installation where you always want to update the entropy code as soon as possible. Since most likely that fresh install has many updates, we want to be able to grab a new Entropy version without having to install 100+ package updates first.
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