Re: Running "mobius actioncam/dashcam" on debian "officially" - Creation of a necessary official debian-package?

2018-08-23 Thread Jim Popovitch
On Thu, 2018-08-23 at 13:50 +0200, Andreas Jakowidis wrote: > Running "mobius actioncam/dashcam" on debian "officially" - Creation > of a necessary official debian-package? Hello! The mobius cam is great, excellent quality for the price! I have one and it's so small and easy to use that I often

Re: Stalls due to insufficient randomness in cloud images

2019-06-03 Thread Jim Popovitch
On Mon, 2019-06-03 at 12:44 +, Holger Levsen wrote: > On Mon, Jun 03, 2019 at 01:09:29PM +0100, Steve McIntyre wrote: > > d-i is using haveged now, and that's working well AFAICS. > > are you sure? #923675 is still open... I'm curious, what about #923675 concerns you? -Jim P.

Re: Debian, so ugly and unwieldy!

2019-06-07 Thread Jim Popovitch
On Fri, 2019-06-07 at 17:24 +0200, Adam Borowski wrote: > This is about GUI appearance and ergonomy. > > I'll concentrate at XFCE, as I consider GNOME3's UI a lost cause Have you tried Cinnamon, it's quite nice and not ugly nor unwieldy. > * people tend to use computers with only limited

Re: scratch buildds

2019-06-15 Thread Jim Popovitch
On June 15, 2019 9:34:19 PM UTC, Bernd Zeimetz wrote: > >afaik the CI runners use k8s to schedule their work, so I think using >the default CI stuff from gitlab requires an architecture supported by >k8s. arm64 is supported and I know that some people cross-compiled k8s >for mips(el?), but I

Re: should Debian add itself to https://python3statement.org ?

2019-09-12 Thread Jim Popovitch
On Thu, 2019-09-12 at 16:14 +0100, Ian Jackson wrote: > Jim Popovitch writes ("Re: should Debian add itself to > https://python3statement.org ?"): > > On Thu, 2019-09-12 at 16:01 +0100, Ian Jackson wrote: > > > Drew Parsons writes ("should Debian add itself to

Re: should Debian add itself to https://python3statement.org ?

2019-09-12 Thread Jim Popovitch
On Thu, 2019-09-12 at 16:01 +0100, Ian Jackson wrote: > Drew Parsons writes ("should Debian add itself to > https://python3statement.org ?"): > > https://python3statement.org/ is a site documenting the projects which > > are supporting the policy of dropping Python2 to keep Python3 only. > >

Re: [OT] /etc/machine-id "must not be exposed in untrusted environments"

2019-08-08 Thread Jim Popovitch
On Thu, 2019-08-08 at 15:20 -0400, Marvin Renich wrote: > This is related to the thread Generating new IDs for cloning, but is > probably OT for this list. I guess this is really a question for > systemd maintainers? Should I file a bug? > > The man page for machine-id says: > > This ID

Re: Please stop hating on sysvinit (was Re: do packages depend on lexical order or {daily,weekly,monthly} cron jobs?)

2019-08-08 Thread Jim Popovitch
On Thu, 2019-08-08 at 13:47 +0200, Ondřej Surý wrote: > So, just to clarify… so, it’s ok to hate systemd, but it’s > not ok to hate sysvinit (spaghetti of shell scripts)? > One has a spaghetti of shell scripts, the other has a kimchi of log commands and hidden config files. I think "out of