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Re: Need of daemon for "guix package" subcommands

From: Andreas Enge
Subject: Re: Need of daemon for "guix package" subcommands
Date: Thu, 13 Jun 2013 23:02:15 +0200
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Am Donnerstag, 13. Juni 2013 schrieb Ludovic Courtès:
> Andreas Enge <address@hidden> skribis:
> > I noticed that
> >    guix package --roll-back
> > does not work without a daemon running. Could this be changed?
> In theory yes, but in practice that’d require twisting the code for what
> looks to me like an easily worked around corner case.
> How strongly do you feel about it?

I can always do it by hand by changing symlinks, so it is not absolutely 

The reason I needed to do it is that I was in a situation where the daemon 
was compiled with the glibc from guix and did not work. So I wanted to 
uninstall glibc, but --roll-back did not work. (Maybe -r would have 


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