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Diffstat (limited to 'man/portage.5')
1 files changed, 10 insertions, 3 deletions
diff --git a/man/portage.5 b/man/portage.5
index dc02a7be..a87d1984 100644
--- a/man/portage.5
+++ b/man/portage.5
@@ -551,8 +551,9 @@ x11\-libs/qt \-mysql
Specifies \fIsite\-specific\fR repository configuration information. Note that
configuration settings which are specified here do not apply to tools
such as \fBrepoman\fR(1) and \fBegencache\fR(1) since their operations
-are inherently \fBnot\fR \fIsite\-specific\fR. Beware that use of
-\fBeclass\-overrides\fR is generally not recommended and that it may trigger
+are inherently \fBnot\fR \fIsite\-specific\fR. \fBWARNING:\fR Use of
+\fBrepos.conf\fR is generally not recommended since resulting changes in
+eclass inheritance (especially due ot \fBeclass\-overrides\fR) may trigger
performance issues under some circumstances (see \fBbug #124041\fR).
.I Example:
@@ -566,6 +567,10 @@ eclass\-overrides = java\-overlay java\-experimental
# disable all eclass overrides for ebuilds from the gentoo repository
eclass\-overrides =
+# override the metadata/layout.conf masters setting from the kde-testing repo
+masters = gentoo kde
@@ -578,7 +583,9 @@ Specifies information about the repository layout. Currently, only a single
repositories which satisfy dependencies on eclasses and/or ebuilds. Each
repository name should correspond the value of a \fBrepo_name\fR entry
from one of the repositories that is configured via the \fBPORTDIR\fR or
-\fBPORTDIR_OVERLAY\fR variables (see \fBmake.conf\fR(5)).
+\fBPORTDIR_OVERLAY\fR variables (see \fBmake.conf\fR(5)). Site-specific
+overrides to \fBlayout.conf\fR settings may be specified in
.I Example: