Sometimes for whatever reason You need to upgrade an old or really old Gentoo installation. Reinstall just is not an option. Upgrading old Gentoo installations is not really a plain sailing. All sorts of circular dependencies come up. For example portage is 184.108.40.206, bash is 3.2_p39 and python is 2.5.4.… Read the rest
Upgrading squirrelmail got me a interesting error message:
* Fatal error: Your configuration file sets the server type "Apache"… Read the rest
* Fatal error: but the corresponding package does not seem to be installed!
* Fatal error: Please "emerge >=net-www/apache-1.3" or correct your settings.