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How to Rebuild system (solved)

Posted: Mon May 25, 2020 19:31
by denijane
Today I did something incredibly stupid probably because I don't feel well. I wanted to delete /user/lib/wine-staging-4.16 but instead I deleted /usr/lib.
So I wanted to ask, is there a way to rebuild the system trough equo? Something like $equo upgdade but instead of upgrading, to reinstall everything I have. I know reinstalling from scratch is the best option but obviously I'd rather not do that. I recovered some lib files from another Sabayon installation and reinstalled whatever I could think of, but I wondered if there is more systematic way to do it.
I saw there is a $equo rescue command but I'm not sure how to use it besides running a check.

Re: How to Rebuild system

Posted: Mon May 25, 2020 20:19
by sabayonino

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# equo i $(equo q list installed -q) --ask 
Good luck !

PS :
"equo rescue restore" works only if you have ran "equo rescue backup" previously
and it save only the database of installed packages

see

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# equo --help

Re: How to Rebuild system

Posted: Tue May 26, 2020 15:35
by denijane
Yay, that helped! At least for now, we'll see what will happen after restart. But so far, everything works. Thank you so much!