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Postby frabato56 » Mon Aug 15, 2011 4:25

Hi All,

I just installed sabayon xfce and so far I'm really liking it. I'm using sulfur as the package manager. I've been using gogglesmm as my music manager for years now, it's a great program but it's not in the sabayon repository. I believe that it's in the gentoo sunrise overlay. What would be the best way to get it installed. I know I'm not encouraged to mix entropy with portage, should I just build it from source code? Any suggestions would be appreciated.

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Re: gogglesmm

Postby svantoviit » Mon Aug 15, 2011 10:23

Why don't you make an Entropy Package Request?

If you can't wait, you can download the gogglesmm ebuild and install it using a local overlay.
For more info see Gentoo Linux Wiki: Creating a Local Overlay with Portage.

And don't forget to read HOWTO: Safely mix Entropy and Portage!
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Re: gogglesmm

Postby frabato56 » Mon Aug 15, 2011 14:21

I just installed sabayon yesterday and I've been a bit overwhelmed reading documentation on the sabayon site and the gentoo site. Thanks very much for putting that information all in one place, your post was very helpful.
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Re: gogglesmm

Postby Fitzcarraldo » Wed Aug 17, 2011 21:39

In addition to what svantoviit has written, you also could have installed gogglesmm from the sunrise overlay rather than using a local overlay:

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# emerge --sync # Sync ebuilds on your machine with latest ebuilds in Portage repositories.
# emerge -1v git # Install git, as the sabayon overlay uses it.
# emerge -1v subversion # Install subversion, as the sunrise overlay uses it.
# layman -a sabayon # Add the sabayon overlay.
# layman -a sunrise # Add the sunrise overlay.
# emerge -1v gogglesmm # Install gogglesmm
# equo rescue spmsync # Tell Entropy what you did via Portage.
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Re: gogglesmm

Postby joost » Wed Aug 17, 2011 21:59

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