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This is a personal experiment with improving and understanding the basic bootstrapping as it can apply to Portage.
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Project Bootstrap

Project Bootstrap is an experiment in supplying a more complete dependency graph with regard to basic system packages to make for a clean stage building experience, improved understanding of the dependencies between basic system packages, and a quicker stage building experience.

Details on the bootstrapping ideas can be found at


This project will not be quickly usable. I have no plans to support anything built off this work. Use at your own risk.


Feedback is welcome and appreciated. Please send feedback to

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