Re: services impact on startup times

2020-09-03 Thread Peter Oliver
On Wed, 2 Sep 2020, John M. Harris Jr wrote: What's meant is that people are still setting up scheduled tasks by running `crontab -e` and similar. I think most such users would quickly figure out they can `yum install /usr/bin/crontab`, though. -- Peter Oliver

Re: services impact on startup times

2020-09-03 Thread Peter Oliver
On Wed, 2 Sep 2020, Michael Catanzaro wrote: On Wed, Sep 2, 2020 at 1:09 pm, Zbigniew Jędrzejewski-Szmek wrote: As for crond and atd, I think we can keep them installed by default, but inactive. I.e. make them socket activated or path activated, so that they are only started if people

Re: services impact on startup times

2020-08-31 Thread Peter Oliver
d convert cron jobs in the default install (if any) one-by-one into systemd timers until no cron jobs remain. -- Peter Oliver ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org Fe

Re: Fedora 33 System-Wide Change proposal: Make nano the default editor

2020-07-01 Thread Peter Oliver
. -- Peter Oliver ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org Fedora Code of Conduct: https://docs.fedoraproject.org/en-US/project/code-of-conduct/ List Guidelines: https

Re: f32-backgrounds look like crap

2020-04-19 Thread Peter Oliver
> Well, I don't see how it makes sense to deliberately create a low-quality > image with no technical need (nor technical benefits such as size saving). I'd suggest it's for roughly the same reason that people still paint paintings when, nowadays, they could just take a photograph. I don't

Re: Git Forge Requirements: Please see the Community Blog

2020-01-22 Thread Peter Oliver
er decade or so. -- Peter Oliver ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org Fedora Code of Conduct: https://docs.fedoraproject.org/en-US/project/code-of-conduct/ List Guidelin

Re: get gnome-shell-extension-media-player-indicator not working on F30

2019-05-02 Thread Peter Oliver
"THIS EXTENSION HAS > BEEN RETIRED". > You could try looking at the similar but more limited https://github.com/JasonLG1979/gnome-shell-extension-mpris-indicator-button, from the same author. -- Peter Oliver ___ devel mailing list -

Re: replace unclutter with unclutter-xfixes?

2018-11-29 Thread Peter Oliver
//fedoraproject.org/wiki/Join_the_package_collection_maintainers -- Peter Oliver ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org Fedora Code of Conduct: https://getfedora.org/code-of-cond

Re: Automating package maintainers responsivity check

2018-11-22 Thread Peter Oliver
se there is no one to grant you access. For simple packages that only require a minor version update, invoking and following through the non-responsive maintainer process is often more effort than the outstanding work required on the package. > -- Peter Oliver

Non-responsive maintainer: Michael Rice

2018-09-30 Thread Peter Oliver
Does anyone know how to contact Michael Rice, maintainer of the package python-pyvmomi? He hasn't made any commits since the package was first released. https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1493946 -- Peter Oliver ___ devel mailing list

Re: Intent to orphan Python 2

2018-04-08 Thread Peter Oliver
l, would it be helpful to think of this change the other way around? Rather than removing Python 2 from Fedora 30 but starting that work during Fedora 29, we're removing it from Fedora 29 but not completing all of that work until Fedora 30? > -- Peter Oliver > __

Re: to batch or not to batch?

2018-02-18 Thread Peter Oliver
> Did I miss something on the plus or minus side? + Without batched updates, running “dnf update” gives a variable reward, like clicking refresh on Facebook or playing a fruit machine. Accumulating updates into a batch gives a calmer, more ordered experience. -- Peter Oli

Non-responsive maintainer: Lameire Alexis

2018-01-20 Thread Peter Oliver
Does anyone know how to contact Lameire Alexis? I have tried via bug https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1520562 and alexises on Freenode IRC without success. -- Peter Oliver ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org

Re: Wiki search?

2017-12-10 Thread Peter Oliver
oraproject.org/wiki/Special:Search -- Peter Oliver ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org

Re: Why is Fx 57 in Updates Testing?

2017-10-13 Thread Peter Oliver
On Fri, 13 Oct 2017, Zbigniew Jędrzejewski-Szmek wrote: All the energy devoted to this thread would imho be better spent on trying to encourage the authors of popular extensions to update to the new model, My understanding is that the new API lacks capabilities needed to make some extensions

Re: Why is Fx 57 in Updates Testing?

2017-10-13 Thread Peter Oliver
59 ESR from March onwards? -- Peter Oliver ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org

Re: What is your opinion on "sudo pip" fix for Fedora 27?

2017-04-28 Thread Peter Oliver
va.net/hg/solaris-userland~gate/file/d240e0693286/components/python/python27/patches/03-vendor-packages.patch -- Peter Oliver ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org

Re: Call to retire gstreamer-0.10

2016-12-11 Thread Peter Oliver
On 10 Dec 2016 1:45 p.m., "Ralf Corsepius" <rc040...@freenet.de> wrote: On 12/10/2016 02:16 PM, Peter Oliver wrote: > On 9 Dec 2016 5:02 a.m., "Kevin Kofler" <kevin.kof...@chello.at > <mailto:kevin.kof...@chello.at>> wrote: > > Re

Re: Call to retire gstreamer-0.10

2016-12-10 Thread Peter Oliver
ne wants to drop a library without dropping it's dependents, but in this case I wonder how much an extra six months notice really helps. Having an impending deadline seems like a significant motivator, to me. -- Peter Oliver ___ devel maili

Re: RFC: Change the default hostname for Fedora 26+

2016-11-15 Thread Peter Oliver
human-readable-ids, which both use animals. -- Peter Oliver ___ devel mailing list -- devel@lists.fedoraproject.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org

Re: Orphaning Arduino

2015-11-15 Thread Peter Oliver
On Thu, 12 Nov 2015, Pete V wrote: very new to this packaging thing but I do use Arduino myselfI'll be glad to take it on :) Great! See https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/How_to_get_sponsored_into_the_packager_group for how to get sponsored as a packager. -- Peter Oliver -- devel mailing list

Orphaning Arduino

2015-11-12 Thread Peter Oliver
takers? -- Peter Oliver -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org https://admin.fedoraproject.org/mailman/listinfo/devel Fedora Code of Conduct: http://fedoraproject.org/code-of-conduct

Emacs .desktop (was: AppData Screenshot Requirements)

2014-12-18 Thread Peter Oliver
, and those that don't are probably already starting emacs from the command line or via a wrapper script or somesuch. -- Peter Oliver -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org https://admin.fedoraproject.org/mailman/listinfo/devel Fedora Code of Conduct: http://fedoraproject.org/code

Re: Koji timeout

2014-11-10 Thread Peter Oliver
of https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1128499? -- Peter Oliver -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org https://admin.fedoraproject.org/mailman/listinfo/devel Fedora Code of Conduct: http://fedoraproject.org/code-of-conduct

Overrunning Koji build

2014-10-12 Thread Peter Oliver
Koji build https://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/taskinfo?taskID=7840578 has been running for over two hours, now. It only takes a few minutes in Mock. Is there a process by which I can get someone to hop onto the build box and see if they can see what it's up to? -- Peter Oliver -- devel

Re: Overrunning Koji build

2014-10-12 Thread Peter Oliver
On Sun, 12 Oct 2014, Kevin Fenzi wrote: On Sun, 12 Oct 2014 19:10:41 +0100 (BST) Peter Oliver lists.fedoraproject@mavit.org.uk wrote: Koji build https://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/taskinfo?taskID=7840578 has been running for over two hours, now. It only takes a few minutes in Mock

Re: F22 System Wide Change: Replace Yum With DNF

2014-06-16 Thread Peter Oliver
that Solaris 11 and FreeBSD 10 both already have tools called pkg that perform this function. They are incompatible with yum and dnf, but have a similar-enough command-line that people searching the web for, say, pkg install will find information about the wrong one. -- Peter Oliver -- devel mailing list

Re: trimming down Fedora installed size

2014-04-10 Thread Peter Oliver
. -- Peter Oliver -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org https://admin.fedoraproject.org/mailman/listinfo/devel Fedora Code of Conduct: http://fedoraproject.org/code-of-conduct

Re: Educating packagers about always making changes in devel / rawhide first

2014-02-12 Thread Peter Oliver
On 10 February 2014 16:42, Till Maas opensou...@till.name wrote: Isn't AutoQA already running these kind of checks? Here's an example: https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2014-1847/AtomicParsley-0.9.5-2.fc20 -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org

Re: adam's grump of the day: icons in fonts (was Re: web-assets-httpd stuck in limbo?)

2014-01-17 Thread Peter Oliver
-fonts. https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/google-android-emoji-fonts -- Peter Oliver -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org https://admin.fedoraproject.org/mailman/listinfo/devel Fedora Code of Conduct: http://fedoraproject.org/code-of-conduct

When to add a new package to comps?

2014-01-14 Thread Peter Oliver
to updates, or can I go ahead and edit comps right away? Thanks. -- Peter Oliver -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org https://admin.fedoraproject.org/mailman/listinfo/devel Fedora Code of Conduct: http://fedoraproject.org/code-of-conduct

Re: dnf-0.4.11

2014-01-14 Thread Peter Oliver
, clean all-including-disabled option, assuming someone could come up with a snappier name for it than that? -- Peter Oliver-- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org https://admin.fedoraproject.org/mailman/listinfo/devel Fedora Code of Conduct: http://fedoraproject.org/code-of-conduct

Re: unaccessability

2013-11-13 Thread Peter Oliver
Play and the Apple App Store. (I guess a follow-on question is, should this particular GUI be the default GUI for installing software? One could imagine that perhaps it would be in Fedora Workstation but not in Fedora Server, for example) -- Peter Oliver -- devel mailing list devel

Re: Firewall blocking desktop features

2013-09-18 Thread Peter Oliver
On Wed, 11 Sep 2013, Thomas Woerner wrote: On 09/10/2013 10:07 PM, Peter Oliver wrote: Now, if you're running a server and you install, say, Apache, I think you expect to have to go and poke at the firewall config, but these seem to be very desktop-focused features, and the UI provides

Firewall blocking desktop features

2013-09-10 Thread Peter Oliver
packages ship /usr/lib/firewalld/services/service.xml files so that users can open the correct ports by ticking a box in firewall-config rather than having to go hunting around to find the ranges? -- Peter Oliver -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org https://admin.fedoraproject.org

Re: [ACTION REQUIRED] Retiring long-term FTBFS packages for Fedora 20

2013-08-24 Thread Peter Oliver
On Mon, 19 Aug 2013, Till Maas wrote: tango-icon-theme cwickert tango-icon-theme-extras cwickert I'm working on fixing these. -- Peter Oliver -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org https://admin.fedoraproject.org/mailman/listinfo/devel Fedora Code of Conduct: http

Koji builds on a particular architecture?

2013-08-05 Thread Peter Oliver
to build a noarch package on ARM?? -- Peter Oliver -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org https://admin.fedoraproject.org/mailman/listinfo/devel Fedora Code of Conduct: http://fedoraproject.org/code-of-conduct

Arduino firmware permissible to include?

2013-05-23 Thread Peter Oliver
GPL2specifically says must be included), do we even have a licence to redistribute the firmware? -- Peter Oliver -- devel mailing list devel@lists.fedoraproject.org https://admin.fedoraproject.org/mailman/listinfo/devel