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@@ -13,9 +13,13 @@ hackage, the overlay and the portage tree.
Features
--------
+
+ 'hackport update'
+ Update the local copy of hackage's package list. You should run this
+ every once in a while to get a more recent copy.
'hackport list [FILTER]'
- Print packages from hackage, with optional substring matching.
+ Print packages from hackage, with an optional substring matching.
'hackport merge <package>'
Create a Gentoo Linux Ebuild for hackage package named <package>.
@@ -51,10 +55,30 @@ Features
SRC_URI
From package url
LICENSE
- From cabal version converted into gentoo licenses
+ From cabal license converted into gentoo licenses
SLOT
Defaults to "0"
+ 'hackport diff [missing|additions|newer|common]'
+ Prints a list showing a diff between hackage and the overlay.
+ For each package it shows the latest version in both hackage and the
+ overlay.
+
+
+ Optional parameters:
+ default action
+ List all packages.
+ 'missing'
+ List packages that exist in hackage but not in the overlay,
+ or where the hackage version is more recent.
+ 'additions'
+ List packages only in the overlay, or where the overlay has
+ a more recent version.
+ 'newer'
+ List packages where hackage has a more recent version.
+ 'common'
+ List packages where hackage and the overlay has the same
+ version.
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