Re: [gentoo-dev] The demotivating process of contributing to devmanual

2019-10-17 Thread Matt Turner
On Thu, Oct 17, 2019 at 9:38 PM desultory wrote: > Since the thread seemed to have already wrapped up with a positive resolution, I question why you responded in the way you did.

Re: [gentoo-dev] The demotivating process of contributing to devmanual

2019-10-17 Thread desultory
On 10/15/19 16:35, Michał Górny wrote: > Hello, everyone. > > I'd like to highlight a major problem with devmanual. For a basic > policy & developer documentation thingie, it's quality is so-so at best. > A lot of stuff is missing, lots of things are outdated or even > incorrect. Not many

Re: [gentoo-portage-dev] [PATCH] emirrordist: Delete potential symlinks for all layouts

2019-10-17 Thread Zac Medico
On 10/17/19 11:09 AM, Michał Górny wrote: > On Thu, 2019-10-17 at 11:02 -0700, Zac Medico wrote: >> On 10/17/19 5:09 AM, Michał Górny wrote: >>> Unlink for all distfile layouts rather than for all but primary. This >>> wrongly assumed that the primary layout will always be removed >>> as a result

Re: [gentoo-portage-dev] [PATCH] emirrordist: Delete potential symlinks for all layouts

2019-10-17 Thread Michał Górny
On Thu, 2019-10-17 at 11:02 -0700, Zac Medico wrote: > On 10/17/19 5:09 AM, Michał Górny wrote: > > Unlink for all distfile layouts rather than for all but primary. This > > wrongly assumed that the primary layout will always be removed > > as a result of earlier code. However, the rename() call

Re: [gentoo-portage-dev] [PATCH] emirrordist: Delete potential symlinks for all layouts

2019-10-17 Thread Zac Medico
On 10/17/19 5:09 AM, Michał Górny wrote: > Unlink for all distfile layouts rather than for all but primary. This > wrongly assumed that the primary layout will always be removed > as a result of earlier code. However, the rename() call correctly > assumes that the primary layout may be an old

[gentoo-portage-dev] [PATCH] emirrordist: Delete potential symlinks for all layouts

2019-10-17 Thread Michał Górny
Unlink for all distfile layouts rather than for all but primary. This wrongly assumed that the primary layout will always be removed as a result of earlier code. However, the rename() call correctly assumes that the primary layout may be an old symlink, and operates on realpath(). Therefore,

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: media-gfx/galleryadd

2019-10-17 Thread Michał Górny
# Michał Górny (2019-10-17) # Homepage gone. EAPI 0. Used to be used with old versions # of www-apps/gallery that were removed back in 2016. # Removal in 30 days. Bug #697280. media-gfx/galleryadd -- Best regards, Michał Górny signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: media-sound/mserv

2019-10-17 Thread David Seifert
# David Seifert (2019-10-17) # Dead upstream, EAPI 0, low quality ebuild, # hasn't been touched in ages # Removal in 30 days. Bug #697274. media-sound/mserv

Re: [gentoo-dev] [PATCH] use.desc: add global USE flag 'split-sbin'

2019-10-17 Thread Ulrich Mueller
> On Wed, 16 Oct 2019, William Hubbs wrote: > Please read the links I posted before --specifically the comments > from Rob. You mean this? http://lists.busybox.net/pipermail/busybox/2010-December/074114.html It only says that "in 1974 [...] everything was statically linked", but not