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1<?xml version='1.0' encoding='UTF-8'?> 1<?xml version='1.0' encoding='UTF-8'?>
2<!DOCTYPE sections SYSTEM "/dtd/book.dtd"> 2<!DOCTYPE sections SYSTEM "/dtd/book.dtd">
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9<sections> 9<sections>
10 10
11<version>1.3</version> 11<version>1.3</version>
12<date>2005-04-05</date> 12<date>2005-04-05</date>
13 13
14<section> 14<section>
15<title>Using One Branch</title> 15<title>Using One Branch</title>
16<subsection> 16<subsection>
17<title>The Stable Branch</title> 17<title>The Stable Branch</title>
18<body> 18<body>
19 19
20<p> 20<p>
21The ACCEPT_KEYWORDS variable defines what software branch you use on your 21The ACCEPT_KEYWORDS variable defines what software branch you use on your
22system. It defaults to the stable software branch for your architecture, for 22system. It defaults to the stable software branch for your architecture, for
89don't want Portage to use the testing branch for subsequent versions, you can 89don't want Portage to use the testing branch for subsequent versions, you can
90add in the version in the <path>package.keywords</path> file. In this case you 90add in the version in the <path>package.keywords</path> file. In this case you
91<e>must</e> use the = operator. You can also enter a version range 91<e>must</e> use the = operator. You can also enter a version range
92using the &lt;=, &lt;, &gt; or &gt;= operators. 92using the &lt;=, &lt;, &gt; or &gt;= operators.
93</p> 93</p>
94 94
95<p> 95<p>
96In any case, if you add version information, you <e>must</e> use an operator. If 96In any case, if you add version information, you <e>must</e> use an operator. If
97you leave out version information, you <e>cannot</e> use an operator. 97you leave out version information, you <e>cannot</e> use an operator.
98</p> 98</p>
99 99
100<p> 100<p>
101In the following example we ask Portage to accept gnumeric-1.2.13: 101In the following example we ask Portage to accept gnumeric-1.2.13:
102</p> 102</p>
103 103
104<pre caption="Using a particular gnumeric version"> 104<pre caption="Enabling a particular gnumeric test verion">
105=app-office/gnumeric-1.2.13 ~x86 105=app-office/gnumeric-1.2.13 ~x86
106</pre> 106</pre>
107 107
108</body> 108</body>
109</subsection> 109</subsection>
110</section> 110</section>
111<section> 111<section>
112<title>Using Masked Packages</title> 112<title>Using Masked Packages</title>
113<subsection> 113<subsection>
114<title>The package.unmask file</title> 114<title>The package.unmask file</title>
115<body> 115<body>
116 116
117<p> 117<p>
118When a package has been masked by the Gentoo developers and you still want to 118When a package has been masked by the Gentoo developers and you still want to
119use it despite the reason mentioned in the <path>package.mask</path> file 119use it despite the reason mentioned in the <path>package.mask</path> file

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