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authorMike Frysinger <vapier@gentoo.org>2005-04-15 04:11:42 +0000
committerMike Frysinger <vapier@gentoo.org>2005-04-15 04:11:42 +0000
commit310b215b845082c663657ac0f7230ff4fa54e913 (patch)
tree4428c8a925e2c20df00ceab4df58358f89cdb482
parentpym/portage.py: Added verification of package.provided contents. Fixed a (diff)
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add more details for the deprecated file
-rw-r--r--man/portage.515
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diff --git a/man/portage.5 b/man/portage.5
index 5de0e13..1183492 100644
--- a/man/portage.5
+++ b/man/portage.5
@@ -119,8 +119,17 @@ overriding.
.TP
.BR deprecated
The existence of this file marks a profile as deprecated, meaning it is
-not supported by Gentoo anymore. It contains the name of the profile
-to which users are encouraged to upgrade.
+not supported by Gentoo anymore. The first line must be the profile to which
+users are encouraged to upgrade, optionally followed by some instructions
+explaining how they can upgrade.
+
+.I Example:
+.nf
+default-linux/x86/2005.0
+# emerge -n '>=sys-apps/portage-2.0.51'
+# rm -f /etc/make.profile
+# ln -s /usr/portage/profiles/default-linux/alpha/2005.0 /etc/make.profile
+.fi
.TP
.BR make.defaults
The profile default settings for Portage. The general format is described
@@ -605,4 +614,4 @@ Please report bugs via http://bugs.gentoo.org/
.BR ebuild (5),
.BR make.conf (5)
.SH "CVS HEADER"
-$Header: /local/data/ulm/cvs/history/var/cvsroot/gentoo-src/portage/man/portage.5,v 1.17.2.7 2005/03/30 05:31:54 vapier Exp $
+$Header: /local/data/ulm/cvs/history/var/cvsroot/gentoo-src/portage/man/portage.5,v 1.17.2.8 2005/04/15 04:11:42 vapier Exp $