An ebuild file extension is related to the Protage eBuild for Gentoo Linux operating system. An ebuild file stores script.

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Software that open ebuild file

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EBUILD file extension - Portage eBuild script

What is ebuild file? How to open ebuild files?

File type specification:

Source code and script file type icon Source code and script file type

The ebuild file extension is associated with the Portage eBuild for Gentoo Linux.

The ebuild file is a specialized bash script format created by the Gentoo Linux project for use in its Portage software management system, which automates compilation and installation procedures for software packages.

The default software associated to open ebuild file:

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Various Linux developers logoLinux operating systems  Linux/Unix software

Company or developer:
Various Linux developers

Linux is family of Unix-based operating systems. Linux kernel supports variety of devices such as desktop computers, smart phones, tablet computers, routers, video game consoles etc. Linux is also leading operating system for servers. Linux is available for free in many distributions on the Internet.

Popular distributions for desktops are Ubuntu, Fedora, openSUSE, Debian. For servers are variants of Red Hat, Xandros, Slackware, Debian, SUSE etc.

Operating system for smart phones called Android is also based on Linux. Nokia developed Linux based operating systems for smart phones called MeeGo and Maemo.

Help how to open:

Use compatible tools to work with *.ebuild files.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be exported to other formats.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .ebuild file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open ebuild file, edit ebuild file, convert ebuild file, view ebuild file, play ebuild file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with ebuild file - Portage eBuild script

Click on the software link for more information about Linux operating systems. Linux operating systems uses ebuild file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

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