sys-block / bmap-tools

Flashing tool using block maps and sparse files

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v3.6-r1 :: 0 :: gentoo

~amd64 ~arm ~arm64 ~ppc ~ppc64 ~x86
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Enable dependencies and/or preparations necessary to run tests (usually controlled by FEATURES=test but can be toggled independently)


Build with Python 3.10
Build with Python 3.11

app-arch / bzip2 : A high-quality data compressor used extensively by Gentoo Linux

app-arch / gzip : Standard GNU compressor

app-arch / lz4 : Extremely Fast Compression algorithm

app-arch / lzop : Utility for fast (even real-time) compression/decompression

app-arch / pbzip2 : Parallel bzip2 (de)compressor using libbz2

app-arch / pigz : A parallel implementation of gzip

app-arch / tar : Use this to make tarballs :)

app-arch / xz-utils : Utils for managing LZMA compressed files

dev-lang / python : An interpreted, interactive, object-oriented programming language

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Viorel Munteanu · gentoo
sys-block/bmap-tools: enable py3.11
Enable py3.11. Update EAPI 7 -> 8. Use PEP517 mode. Drop dev-python/nose, run tests with pytest. Add upstream patch to remove dev-python/mock. Closes: Closes: Closes: Closes: Signed-off-by: Viorel Munteanu <>
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David Seifert · gentoo
*/*: remove py3.8 from PYTHON_COMPAT
Signed-off-by: David Seifert <>
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Steve Arnold · gentoo
sys-block/bmap-tools: new ebuild for sparse image files
Package-Manager: Portage-3.0.20, Repoman-3.0.3 Signed-off-by: Steve Arnold <>