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eix

Utilities for searching local Gentoo packages. Update local package cache using eix-update.

  • Search for a package:

eix {{package_name}}

  • Search for installed packages:

eix --installed {{package_name}}

  • Search in package descriptions:

eix --description "{{description}}"

  • Search by package license:

eix --license {{license}}

  • Exclude results from search:

eix --not --license {{license}}