::gentoo news items
Important news regarding packages available via Gentoo's main ebuild repository are published via news items. They can be found below.
This page lists all available news items for the main Gentoo ebuild repository (::gentoo); sometimes items do not affect a system because the relevant package is not installed or the news item only affects certain architecture(s).
The emerge command provides notifications after each operation if there are news items affecting the system configuration:
* IMPORTANT: 2 news items need reading for repository 'gentoo'. * Use eselect news to read news items.Use eselect news read new to read the pending items and mark them as read.
For more information on the "Critical News" publication system, please see GLEP 42.