Linux: Gentoo: Emerge command
August 17, 2007 § Leave a comment
What is it?
Emerge installs packages along with any dependencies (similar to Debian’s apt-get). Emerge works with portage (similar to Ubuntu’s synaptic).
emerge -Dup world
Update January 1st, 2008:
Further research shown that both Portage and Emerge were written in Python.
- Linux 101
- http://devmanual.gentoo.org (Emerge & Ebuild)
- Upgrading to PHP5 in Gentoo
- Others blog on how to install LAMP Gentoo
- Wikipedia – Python