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@@ -276,6 +276,11 @@ acceptance of the first choice. This option is
intended to be set in the \fBmake.conf\fR(5)
\fBEMERGE_DEFAULT_OPTS\fR variable.
.TP
+.BR \-\-backtrack=COUNT
+Specifies an integer number of times to backtrack if
+dependency calculation fails due to a conflict or an
+unsatisfied dependency (default: \'5\').
+.TP
.BR "\-\-binpkg\-respect\-use < y | n >"
Tells emerge to ignore binary packages if their use flags
don't match the current configuration. (default: \'n\')