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  1. #1

    Strange package blocking [solved]

    I tried to install media-sound/listen, and one of its deps is dev-python/pysqlite-2.0.5
    unortunatly the package is blocked by

    so i tried to unmerge dev-db/sqlite-3.3.3, and then portage says that i don't have it installed. Actually i didn't even found the 3.3.3 version in

    whats going on?
    Last edited by tourist76; 08-04-2006 at 07:40 PM. Reason: Solved

  2. #2
    Linux Engineer spencerf's Avatar
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    try emerging the ~x86 version of pysqlite. It is 2.0.7 and does not have a sqlite as a blocked dependency.

    to do this just edit


    and add this line

    dev-db/sqlite ~x86
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  3. #3
    Thanks, it worked. Now i have listen installed, but it won't start...
    but i think it's a different story, thanks anyway

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