Re: [gentoo-dev] [rfc] layman-global.txt, repositories.xml, layman, overlays.gentoo.org

2009-10-01 Thread Tiziano Müller
Am Mittwoch, den 30.09.2009, 17:57 +0200 schrieb Sebastian Pipping: Fabian Groffen wrote: Point remains that it looks in-consistant, for repo, name is an attribute, while for owner it is a sub-element. Why having attributes in the first place anyway? It's closer to the original

Re: [gentoo-dev] [rfc] layman-global.txt, repositories.xml, layman, overlays.gentoo.org

2009-10-01 Thread Tiziano Müller
Am Mittwoch, den 30.09.2009, 18:17 +0200 schrieb Sebastian Pipping: Ciaran McCreesh wrote: Sure. Just periodically fetch the repository centrally. Have a master list of sync URLs with expected repository names, and use that to generate the full master list that includes metadata. Added

Re: [gentoo-dev] [rfc] layman-global.txt, repositories.xml, layman, overlays.gentoo.org

2009-10-01 Thread Robert Buchholz
On Thursday 01 October 2009, Tiziano Müller wrote: Am Mittwoch, den 30.09.2009, 18:17 +0200 schrieb Sebastian Pipping: Ciaran McCreesh wrote: Sure. Just periodically fetch the repository centrally. Have a master list of sync URLs with expected repository names, and use that to generate

Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] Add operator + for licenses (EAPI-4 ?)

2009-10-01 Thread volkmar
On Thu, Oct 01, 2009 at 04:01:29AM +0200, Sebastian Pipping wrote: Zac Medico wrote: I propose support for license groups in ebuilds then, I guess. That seems like a reasonable solution. So, an ebuild can do something like LICENSE=@GPL-2+ and that will expand to whatever the definition

Re: [gentoo-dev] [rfc] layman-global.txt, repositories.xml, layman, overlays.gentoo.org

2009-10-01 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Tiziano Müller wrote: What if that metadata format changes later or is extended by additional required entries? How about using the power of xml and version the schemas? As long as the metadata-file specifies the respective dtd/xsd/relaxng you know exactly how to validate (and parse) it and

Re: [gentoo-dev] [rfc] layman-global.txt, repositories.xml, layman, overlays.gentoo.org

2009-10-01 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Tiziano Müller wrote: A simple rule of thumb is: use attributes for values with predefined contents, use elements otherwise. So, make name an element please. Okay, let's give it a try.

[gentoo-dev] Xorg 1.6/libxcb 1.4 stabilization news item

2009-10-01 Thread Rémi Cardona
Hi guys, Could anyone write up a one-liner news item for the xorg-server 1.6 stabilization with there 2 upgrade guides : http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/desktop/x/x11/xorg-server-1.6-upgrade-guide.xml http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/desktop/x/x11/libxcb-1.4-upgrade-guide.xml I tried figuring out

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-action/astromenace-bin

2009-10-01 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Doesn't work with newer openal. Use games-action/openastromenace instead. games-action/astromenace-bin

Re: [gentoo-dev] Xorg 1.6/libxcb 1.4 stabilization news item

2009-10-01 Thread Ciaran McCreesh
On Thu, 01 Oct 2009 22:42:22 +0200 Rémi Cardona r...@gentoo.org wrote: I tried figuring out how to write one myself, but failed miserably because of the entirely non-intuitive GLEP. Basically, all stable users should see that news item. You're failing miserably because you're looking at it

[gentoo-dev] Re: Xorg 1.6/libxcb 1.4 stabilization news item

2009-10-01 Thread 7v5w7go9ub0o
Rémi Cardona wrote: Hi guys, Could anyone write up a one-liner news item for the xorg-server 1.6 stabilization with there 2 upgrade guides : http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/desktop/x/x11/xorg-server-1.6-upgrade-guide.xml