A simple console tool for the every day commands to keep a gentoo linux computer up to date.
Commands can be started by single key strokes.
Genservice allows you also to do backups of user selected files (config files in /etc).
It is just a python script and a man page. Download the latest version
Gentoo Linux installation
- Install my linursoverlay
- Since it is not an official ebuild you must unmask it. Type:
echo "app-portage/genservice ~x86" >> /etc/portage/package.keywords
- Type emerge genservice to install it
- Type emerge --unmerge genservice to remove it