Chymeric Gentoo Overlay
An overlay for Gentoo, with various packages used and/or maintained by TheChymera. A number of the ebuilds available from this overlay are regularly copied from external sources (see respective commit mesages), and thus have a different maintainer.
As per the current Portage specifications, overlays should be managed via
To enable this overlay make sure you are using a recent Portage version (at least
2.2.14), and download our
.conf file to the apropriate system directory (root access will likely be required):
mkdir /etc/portage/repos.conf wget https://raw.githubusercontent.com/TheChymera/overlay/master/metadata/chymeric.conf -O /etc/portage/repos.conf/chymeric
Afterwards, simply run
emerge --sync, and Portage should seamlessly make all our ebuilds available.
Some of our packages are available as live (
*-9999) ebuilds, and if you wish to use this feature (only advisable if you are well-informed on the day-to-day development of the specific package) these versions can be manually unmasked on a case-by-case basis under
Please report issues via the GitHub tracking system! Please fork and submit pull requests! We're happy to merge!