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authorSebastian Luther <>2010-04-08 07:59:15 +0200
committerZac Medico <>2010-05-27 03:52:06 -0700
commit0c85dbb060efade7114a72db615199c88e8558d6 (patch)
treed5ebb6809ccc8826e5909badb6ab13761e520b40 /man
parentBug #310947 - When expanding categories for atoms inside select_files, (diff)
Add --rebuilt-binaries-timestamp option
This option makes emerge ignore binaries that would have been used for --rebuilt-binaries, if they are older than the given timestamp. Binaries are only reinstalled if they have a newer BUILD_TIME than the installed package (not only unequal) with this option.
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diff --git a/man/emerge.1 b/man/emerge.1
index e717c982..d1b73778 100644
--- a/man/emerge.1
+++ b/man/emerge.1
@@ -504,6 +504,13 @@ automatically when using binary packages
(\fB\-\-usepkgonly\fR or \fB\-\-getbinpkgonly\fR) together with
\fB\-\-update\fR and \fB\-\-deep\fR.
+.BR "\-\-rebuilt\-binaries\-timestamp[=TIMESTAMP]"
+This option modifies emerge's behaviour only if
+\fB\-\-rebuilt\-binaries\fR is given. Only binaries that
+have a BUILD_TIME that is larger than the given TIMESTAMP
+and that is larger than that of the installed package will
+be considered by the rebuilt\-binaries logic.
.BR "\-\-reinstall changed\-use"
Tells emerge to include installed packages where USE flags have
changed since installation. Unlike \fB\-\-newuse\fR, this option does