Re: [gentoo-dev] Nominations open for the Gentoo Council 2008/2009

2008-06-18 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Sat, 2008-06-07 at 14:46 +0100, Alex Howells wrote: I agree with both of these and also think both agaffney and wolf31o2 would serve us excellently on Council. Consider them nominated too :) Thanks, but I no longer have the time nor the desire to dedicate to the Council. -- Chris

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Agenda [WAS: One-Day Gentoo Council Reminder for June]

2008-06-18 Thread Chris Gianelloni
to read your constant barrage of bullshit. Seriously, you're a complete fucking waste. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Agenda [WAS: One-Day Gentoo Council Reminder for June]

2008-06-18 Thread Chris Gianelloni
can just read Ciaran's explanation. Yes, because we all should stop thinking for ourselves and let Ciaran tell us what to think. After all, we all want to be like the cool Paludis developers. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer signature.asc Description

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Agenda [WAS: One-Day Gentoo Council Reminder for June]

2008-06-18 Thread Chris Gianelloni
them, and the same reason applies to the question of allowing them in PMS or not, therefore PMS doesn't allow them. There's no evil conspiracy here, just pure logic. Care to share the logic and wise reasoning ? [ ${IDEA_ORIGIN} != Ciaran ] die -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Agenda [WAS: One-Day Gentoo Council Reminder for June]

2008-06-18 Thread Chris Gianelloni
more of your bullshit where you obscure or otherwise lie about the facts to suit yourself. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Agenda [WAS: One-Day Gentoo Council Reminder for June]

2008-06-18 Thread Chris Gianelloni
of the officially-supported arches. Isn't it about time that you gave up on your little mission to consistently undermine the hard work put in by a community of volunteers? Of course not... You need to stroke your ego some more. Pfft... -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Agenda [WAS: One-Day Gentoo Council Reminder for June]

2008-06-18 Thread Chris Gianelloni
(and stable) media set. Sorry if you don't like the beta moniker, which applies to the media set. After all, does a package suddenly become less stable because it is included in a tarball that has beta in the *FILE NAME* ? I don't think so. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Agenda [WAS: One-Day Gentoo Council Reminder for June]

2008-06-18 Thread Chris Gianelloni
* manage ourselves. You're more than welcome to contribute code, fork, or whatever the hell you want. This is open source, after all, but that doesn't mean you should be allowed to hold the position of power over Gentoo that you've been granted. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Agenda [WAS: One-Day Gentoo Council Reminder for June]

2008-06-18 Thread Chris Gianelloni
team aren't acting in Gentoo's interests, though. Maybe because they were booted from Gentoo for not acting in Gentoo's best interest? -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] Packages broken by phase ordering change

2008-06-18 Thread Chris Gianelloni
to people, so continue on with the status quo. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] OT Foundation - Council was - Nominations for council

2008-06-06 Thread Chris Gianelloni
Can you take this off-topic thread to the appropriate list? I'm pretty tired with hearing the Foundation's self-promotional comments on how important it is to development on this list. You guys have your own list for that crap, as it is. Thanks, -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: lzma tarball usage

2008-05-07 Thread Chris Gianelloni
(and lower) packages. http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=220074 We're already getting reports of this due to someone deciding that it'd be a good idea to use lzma for our daily portage snapshots without any discussion here. Luckily, we still have the other tarballs to use, too. -- Chris Gianelloni

Re: [gentoo-dev] config_eth0 deprecated - new name?

2008-04-23 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Wed, 2008-04-23 at 16:21 +0100, Roy Marples wrote: address_eth0? addresses_eth0? I think one of these two is the most obvious to people. Since most people will likely only have one address per interface, I'd say that address_eth0 sounds good. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering

Re: [gentoo-dev] Dependencies that're available at pkg_*inst

2008-04-22 Thread Chris Gianelloni
, besides what was said above, would be that a lack of visibility wouldn't stop the package merge. If sys-apps/foo had ODEPEND=dev-libs/bar and dev-libs/bar was masked, it simply wouldn't be installed. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer -- gentoo-dev@lists.gentoo.org

Re: [gentoo-dev] Dependencies that're available at pkg_*inst

2008-04-21 Thread Chris Gianelloni
with others. We could even have --ask ask for the dependencies, since they are optional, after all. This way, we could ship a more robust configuration/setup for many popular applications without forcing software on people. It's an idea, anyway, and I hope that I didn't hijack the thread. -- Chris

Re: [gentoo-dev] Early stabilisation

2008-04-16 Thread Chris Gianelloni
maintainers :) Who says that they're misbehaving? Again, the maintainers probably know their packages better than anyone else, so why are we not trusting their judgement again? -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer -- gentoo-dev@lists.gentoo.org mailing list

[gentoo-dev] New profiles

2008-04-09 Thread Chris Gianelloni
, please let me know so I can sync the changes into the snapshot tree. Thanks, -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer -- gentoo-dev@lists.gentoo.org mailing list

Re: [gentoo-dev] Monthly Gentoo Council Reminder for April

2008-04-03 Thread Chris Gianelloni
or anything. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer -- gentoo-dev@lists.gentoo.org mailing list

Re: [gentoo-dev] Monthly Gentoo Council Reminder for April

2008-04-03 Thread Chris Gianelloni
resources used by the individual. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer -- gentoo-dev@lists.gentoo.org mailing list

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Help offered - Portage tree

2008-03-13 Thread Chris Gianelloni
cries in the corner [gio mar 13 2008] [02:55:40] lxnay what stupid are you Thanks for reminding me once again how you like to interact with the people that you're trying to help out. You wonder why people respond negatively to your demands and this is how you react to people. -- Chris

Re: [gentoo-dev] Help offered - Portage tree

2008-03-13 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Thu, 2008-03-13 at 17:48 +0100, Fabio Erculiani wrote: On 3/13/08, Chris Gianelloni [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I'm a distro builder, too, and I haven't been hitting any of these problems. Would you care to point out the actual problems, or will the close to useless comment be our only

Re: [gentoo-dev] Help offered - Portage tree

2008-03-13 Thread Chris Gianelloni
the binrepo. At least, that's how I do it. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] RE: Mesa on i965 (DRI)

2008-02-29 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Thu, 2008-02-28 at 20:19 +0100, Mateusz Mierzwinski wrote: Ok, I've try i810 and... no DRI. Please take this off the general development mailing list and to one of the support lists, or, even better, to our bug tracker at http://bugs.gentoo.org instead. Thanks, -- Chris Gianelloni Release

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: What is bump request?

2008-02-27 Thread Chris Gianelloni
simply rude and trying to tell the developer that they think that their issue is more important than others. ;] Generally, bump request means to bump the version of a package, whereas just bump is for bumping the thread... -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer

Re: [gentoo-dev] MESA i965 SUPPORT PLEASE!

2008-02-27 Thread Chris Gianelloni
i965 to mesa VIDEO_CARD variable. I don't want to change compile profile to non-NPTL. This belongs in a bug report. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer -- gentoo-dev@lists.gentoo.org mailing list

Re: [gentoo-dev] MESA i965 SUPPORT PLEASE!

2008-02-27 Thread Chris Gianelloni
i965 to mesa VIDEO_CARD variable. I don't want to change compile profile to non-NPTL. Even better... i965 support is added by VIDEO_CARDS=i810 already. You don't need to do anything by hand... -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer -- gentoo-dev@lists.gentoo.org

Re: [gentoo-dev] clean deprecated eclasses(?) (was: missing quotes in eclasses)

2008-02-14 Thread Chris Gianelloni
manually. There's also games-etmod games-ut2k4mod and games-q3mod which were all replaced by games-mods quite some time ago. There isn't anything in the tree using these. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer -- gentoo-dev@lists.gentoo.org mailing list

Re: [gentoo-dev] clean deprecated eclasses(?)

2008-02-14 Thread Chris Gianelloni
for a long time from here on out, but they *can* be safe to move in the future. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer -- gentoo-dev@lists.gentoo.org mailing list

Re: [gentoo-dev] Removing default-darwin profiles

2008-02-14 Thread Chris Gianelloni
. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer -- gentoo-dev@lists.gentoo.org mailing list

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [RFC] Adding two USE flags to 2008.0's profiles

2008-02-02 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Sat, 2008-02-02 at 09:45 +0100, Christian Faulhammer wrote: Chris Gianelloni [EMAIL PROTECTED]: If adding bluetooth seems to be a bit much, how about just the usb USE flag? After all, my UPS won't work with apcupsd without USE=usb on my server... ;] I don't know how badly needed

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Changes to some profiles

2008-02-02 Thread Chris Gianelloni
can do that, too. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Changes to some profiles

2008-02-02 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Sat, 2008-02-02 at 14:21 +0100, Vlastimil Babka wrote: Chris Gianelloni wrote: Do we really need a front-page news item for this? I don't think the impact would be terribly great, as I suspect this affects a very small number of people whom are likely to be more advanced users. I think

[gentoo-dev] Changes to some profiles

2008-02-01 Thread Chris Gianelloni
and packages.build above, since things *should* now be depending on them if they need them. Of course, I won't commit that until after posting here again after testing it and being sure it's good. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer signature.asc Description

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Monthly Gentoo Council Reminder for February

2008-02-01 Thread Chris Gianelloni
-0046.html for anybody wanting to know what GLEP49 entails. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] Changes to some profiles

2008-02-01 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Fri, 2008-02-01 at 23:47 +0200, Petteri Räty wrote: Chris Gianelloni kirjoitti: base/packages: removed debianutils I don't think we reached a decision on whether debianutils should go to kernel-2.eclass before this is done. Actually, it isn't very important if it happens

[gentoo-dev] [RFC] Adding two USE flags to 2008.0's profiles

2008-02-01 Thread Chris Gianelloni
... ;] -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] debianutils: system worthy ?

2008-01-30 Thread Chris Gianelloni
now. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer -- gentoo-dev@lists.gentoo.org mailing list

Re: [gentoo-dev] debianutils: system worthy ?

2008-01-30 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Wed, 2008-01-30 at 10:32 -0800, Chris Gianelloni wrote: That nothing that you've said counters the package not being needed in the system target. In fact, the packages that you list all explicitly depend on debianutils, so they wouldn't break if we removed it from system. The problem

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: removal of digest files from the tree

2008-01-30 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Thu, 2008-01-31 at 00:45 +0100, Santiago M. Mola wrote: On Jan 31, 2008 12:32 AM, Robin H. Johnson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Thu, Jan 31, 2008 at 12:05:26AM +0100, Vlastimil Babka wrote: Chris Gianelloni wrote: I think throwing up an announcement today/tomorrow for Thursday/Friday

Re: [gentoo-dev] archives.gentoo.org linking brokenness

2008-01-27 Thread Chris Gianelloni
? How are we going to find the articles if the old links don't work? -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: removal of digest files from the tree

2008-01-27 Thread Chris Gianelloni
, this would be very bad, as the ebuild+Manifest would get committed, but the patch wouldn't. Bleh... CVS vs. SVN. There's no pre-commit equivalent on CVS? Also, wouldn't the second Manifest run fix the missing digest commit? -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: removal of digest files from the tree

2008-01-27 Thread Chris Gianelloni
repoman create a digest for sys-apps/portage only, for the slow upgraders. Of course, this assumes its even possible on the portage side to bother. If not, just ignore this part. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer signature.asc Description: This is a digitally

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: removal of digest files from the tree

2008-01-27 Thread Chris Gianelloni
that paludis/pkgcore don't use them, at all. I think throwing up an announcement today/tomorrow for Thursday/Friday should be sufficient for this sort of a change, as it won't affect any user who has a version of portage released in the past ~1.5 years. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: removal of digest files from the tree

2008-01-27 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Sun, 2008-01-27 at 18:01 -0800, Robin H. Johnson wrote: On Sun, Jan 27, 2008 at 05:34:14PM -0800, Chris Gianelloni wrote: On Sun, 2008-01-27 at 06:27 -0800, Robin H. Johnson wrote: Due to how CVS hooks operate, it's not quite possible. You wouldn't be able to block the entire commit

Re: [gentoo-dev] archives.gentoo.org linking brokenness

2008-01-27 Thread Chris Gianelloni
that you sent that patch upstream! ;] -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Concerns about WIPE_TMP change [offtopic]

2008-01-23 Thread Chris Gianelloni
. I'm pretty sure that games-strategy/nwn-data is pretty close with USE=hou sou enabled. ;] -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: USE flag documentation

2008-01-15 Thread Chris Gianelloni
on this.) -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] Available hardware

2008-01-15 Thread Chris Gianelloni
since mine is more powerful. I just want to be able to have decent video so I can do games on IA64. As you know, my Itanium box is a server without AGP and with only PCI-X (so PCI video is my only choice). -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer signature.asc

Re: [gentoo-dev] Seeking questions for a user survey

2008-01-14 Thread Chris Gianelloni
derivative? (give a list with an other option) What features do you think are lacking on Gentoo install media? (free form) -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] Seeking questions for a user survey

2008-01-14 Thread Chris Gianelloni
with this. They either love it, or they hate it. I also tend to think that *many* people have an opinion on the Installer without ever even using it. As such, I don't think that we'd get any usable results out of this, but it'll still be fun to ask. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic

Re: [gentoo-dev] Seeking questions for a user survey

2008-01-14 Thread Chris Gianelloni
are you (or I) to say that they are in the wrong? After all, isn't it that idea of empowering the user *really* the spirit of Gentoo? I think so. Thanks for the great feedback Chris Gianelloni You're totally welcome. Take what I've said here as my own opinion, of course. Fernando -- Chris

Re: [gentoo-dev] RE: Re: Item for 10 Jan 2008 Council meeting

2008-01-12 Thread Chris Gianelloni
(Didn't really have anything specific to reply to, so just picking this) On Sat, 2008-01-12 at 05:39 +, Steve Long wrote: Mr McCormick Ehh, Ferris and I resolved our issues after a couple emails and just a little time to chill out. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead

Re: [gentoo-dev] extend profiles.desc to include experimental profiles

2008-01-12 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Sat, 2008-01-12 at 00:40 -0500, Mike Frysinger wrote: On Friday 11 January 2008, Chris Gianelloni wrote: For one, a way to mark a profile as deprecated in profiles.desc so repoman doesn't scan it (currently, we remove tend to remove them from the list). is this really needed ? i'm

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: GMN (was: Re: Projects and subproject status)

2008-01-11 Thread Chris Gianelloni
. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] extend profiles.desc to include experimental profiles

2008-01-11 Thread Chris Gianelloni
in profiles.desc, so it wouldn't really be a change for them, but I think it would be useful elsewhere, too. All in all, having profiles.desc actually showing the status of all of the profiles would be great. Good stuff Mike. Indeed. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Monthly Gentoo Council Reminder for January

2008-01-10 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Thu, 2008-01-10 at 07:08 +, Ciaran McCreesh wrote: On Wed, 09 Jan 2008 12:33:40 -0800 Chris Gianelloni [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: This is why I find it funny that people even bother to listen to Ciaran, at all. All he cares about is his little pet projects/teams and doesn't care

Re: [gentoo-dev] Projects and subproject status

2008-01-10 Thread Chris Gianelloni
for the person doing the GWN and also it'll make sure you don't forget to run it. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Item for 10 Jan 2008 Council meeting

2008-01-09 Thread Chris Gianelloni
the hell I did to you to make you feel like you need to personally attack me every step of the way, but I'm not putting up with it, anymore. I'm adding Developer Relations to this email and will be filing a formal complaint against you. Have a good day. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering

Re: [gentoo-dev] Monthly Gentoo Council Reminder for January

2008-01-09 Thread Chris Gianelloni
arches *were* mentioned, everybody was talking about the same one. It's rather funny that everybody seems to have the exact same impression of what architecture might be a slacker and would be affected by this. I wonder why that is? -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Monthly Gentoo Council Reminder for January

2008-01-09 Thread Chris Gianelloni
making sure that people are aware of the situation, as you like to portray yourself as important to the Gentoo project, when the project has deemed you as not important and forcibly removed you. Thanks for playing, but you fail. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Monthly Gentoo Council Reminder for January

2008-01-09 Thread Chris Gianelloni
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Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Monthly Gentoo Council Reminder for January

2008-01-09 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Wed, 2008-01-09 at 18:56 +0100, Jan Kundrát wrote: Chris Gianelloni wrote: I have foo 1.0, which is mips. There is foo 2.0, which is stable everywhere else. The foo 1.0 ebuild does not conform to current ebuild standards. I want to commit changes to foo 2.0, and repoman won't allow

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Monthly Gentoo Council Reminder for January

2008-01-09 Thread Chris Gianelloni
with pages and pages of horrible Portage output... What, all six of them? -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64/x86 Architecture Teams Games Developer signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Monthly Gentoo Council Reminder for January

2008-01-09 Thread Chris Gianelloni
support of mips? Oh dear, we'd definitely be nowhere near as popular... *cough* -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64/x86 Architecture Teams Games Developer signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Monthly Gentoo Council Reminder for January

2008-01-09 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Wed, 2008-01-09 at 20:50 +0200, Petteri Räty wrote: Ciaran McCreesh kirjoitti: On Tue, 08 Jan 2008 18:59:29 -0800 Chris Gianelloni [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: The issue that was raised is that certain arch teams are incapable of keeping up with the minimal workload they already have

Re: [gentoo-dev] Projects and subproject status

2008-01-09 Thread Chris Gianelloni
since there's not much point without a Foundation to run, leaving us with one (or possibly two) trustees. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64/x86 Architecture Teams Games Developer signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Monthly Gentoo Council Reminder for January

2008-01-09 Thread Chris Gianelloni
misleading, especially when they show that the entire team is barely active, at all, and only one of those people is doing *any* mips work. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64/x86 Architecture Teams Games Developer signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Monthly Gentoo Council Reminder for January

2008-01-09 Thread Chris Gianelloni
/~wolf31o2/mips_to_testing.patch -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64/x86 Architecture Teams Games Developer signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] Reducing the size of the system package set

2008-01-09 Thread Chris Gianelloni
of people. Moving this to, say, the server profiles only would be acceptable to me, but then again, so is leaving it how it is now. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64/x86 Architecture Teams Games Developer signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Item for 10 Jan 2008 Council meeting

2008-01-09 Thread Chris Gianelloni
of double standard and using things only when they fit what you want that keeps things from actually getting done, especially when they're untrue or based on faulty assumptions. I guess that's just business as usual around here, though. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64

Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] Reducing the size of the system package set

2008-01-09 Thread Chris Gianelloni
anymore. Of course, most of this is rather moot considering you can override parts of the profile and someone could quite easily just remove this one package, if they so desired. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer signature.asc Description

Re: [gentoo-dev] OpenRC available for testing.

2008-01-09 Thread Chris Gianelloni
conventions are in use out there ? Well, RH/RHEL/Fedora/CentOS/Mandrake/Mandriva all use /etc/localtime -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64/x86 Architecture Teams Games Developer signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Item for 10 Jan 2008 Council meeting

2008-01-09 Thread Chris Gianelloni
speaking on behalf of pubs? Beer? Maybe mouths? (Yes, you can quickly see just how asinine the assumption is...) -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Games Developer signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Monthly Gentoo Council Reminder for January

2008-01-08 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Sat, 2008-01-05 at 04:32 +, Ciaran McCreesh wrote: On Fri, 04 Jan 2008 20:20:18 -0800 Chris Gianelloni [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: No offense to anyone, but holding back hundreds of developers and thousands of users for a handful of developers ...and how exactly are hundreds

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Monthly Gentoo Council Reminder for January

2008-01-08 Thread Chris Gianelloni
the main proponent for keeping things as they are with these slack arches. I mean, if vapier can maintain arm/sh/s390, by himself, to a better degree than the mips *TEAM* can do, that should be an indication of a problem. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64/x86

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Monthly Gentoo Council Reminder for January

2008-01-08 Thread Chris Gianelloni
than the like 3 devs still working on mips, I thought you were the only actual user. I mean, I've watched things in system get broken on mips and nobody even notices for several weeks. There simply can't be that many people who actually care if nobody even notices when *system* breaks. -- Chris

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Monthly Gentoo Council Reminder for January

2008-01-08 Thread Chris Gianelloni
, as *his* work flow is not affected. As such, I think we can simply just ignore him. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64/x86 Architecture Teams Games Developer/Foundation Trustee Gentoo Foundation signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] Reducing the size of the system package set

2008-01-08 Thread Chris Gianelloni
dependency issues we currently have are due to implicit dependencies. Also, several things have been added either to system or (more commonly) packages.build, to try to work around these deficiencies in the tree. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64/x86 Architecture Teams

Re: [gentoo-dev] Item for 10 Jan 2008 Council meeting

2008-01-08 Thread Chris Gianelloni
, or taking disciplinary action when necessary for repeat offenders. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64/x86 Architecture Teams Games Developer/Foundation Trustee Gentoo Foundation signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] Reducing the size of the system package set

2008-01-08 Thread Chris Gianelloni
systems. So things like gcc would only be needed for the DEPEND part. Be careful with this one. Lots of things end up linking with libstdc ++.so.* from GCC. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64/x86 Architecture Teams Games Developer/Foundation Trustee Gentoo Foundation

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Monthly Gentoo Council Reminder for January

2008-01-08 Thread Chris Gianelloni
the project, and all. Now, if you have something possibly constructive to add to this conversation, as a user, feel free, but don't pretend like you're still a member of the mips team. You're not. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64/x86 Architecture Teams Games

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Monthly Gentoo Council Reminder for January

2008-01-04 Thread Chris Gianelloni
. This is to be expected. We elect the Council for a reason. Making decisions like this is one of them. Let's let them do their job and follow their leadership. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64/x86 Architecture Teams Games Developer/Foundation Trustee Gentoo Foundation

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Monthly Gentoo Council Reminder for January

2008-01-04 Thread Chris Gianelloni
manner, why should we care about them, again? -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64/x86 Architecture Teams Games Developer/Foundation Trustee Gentoo Foundation signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [RFC] Some new global USE-flags

2007-12-28 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Fri, 2007-12-28 at 05:53 +, Steve Long wrote: Chris Gianelloni wrote: branding: Enable Gentoo specific branding [questionable, as used for splashes/shortcuts/artwork] Well, my personal opinion here is that we should enable this by default on *at least* the desktop profiles

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Re: [GLEP] Use EAPI-suffixed ebuilds (.ebuild-EAPI) [2]

2007-12-27 Thread Chris Gianelloni
, the actual topic, rather than these useless analogies? Thanks, -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64/x86 Architecture Teams Games Developer/Foundation Trustee Gentoo Foundation signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] Some new global USE-flags

2007-12-26 Thread Chris Gianelloni
Gentoo-specific minor config changes. Also, it can still be disabled for people who want everything as upstream intended. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64/x86 Architecture Teams Games Developer/Foundation Trustee Gentoo Foundation signature.asc Description

Re: [gentoo-dev] Patch make_desktop_entry to produce entries that validate better

2007-11-20 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Sun, 2007-11-18 at 02:59 +0100, Daniel Pielmeier wrote: I have attached an updated patch. Thanks, Daniel. The patch has been applied. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64/x86 Architecture Teams Games Developer/Foundation Trustee Gentoo Foundation

Reminder: Set your Reply-To (was Re: [gentoo-dev] packages.gentoo.org lives!)

2007-11-15 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Wed, 2007-11-14 at 13:22 -0700, Joe Peterson wrote: (Sorry for the previous reply to announce..) Let me take this opportunity to remind people to set a reply-to when sending anything to gentoo-dev-announce so people replying will reply to the proper place. Thanks, -- Chris Gianelloni

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: Place of EAPI variable in ebuild

2007-11-13 Thread Chris Gianelloni
EAPI. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64/x86 Architecture Teams Games Developer/Foundation Trustee Gentoo Foundation signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: Place of EAPI variable in ebuild

2007-11-13 Thread Chris Gianelloni
in an eclass globally. All I can see is it causing problems for tons of users who don't have a clue what is happening to their systems. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64/x86 Architecture Teams Games Developer/Foundation Trustee Gentoo Foundation signature.asc

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: Place of EAPI variable in ebuild

2007-11-13 Thread Chris Gianelloni
are not participating in discussions fairly. It's like you specifically hold back information that you know and bait people into saying things simply so you call put out the ace from your sleeve and point out how someone else is wrong. Yay! You win. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in net-print/cups: ChangeLog cups-1.3.4-r1.ebuild cups-1.3.4.ebuild

2007-11-10 Thread Chris Gianelloni
in that context are nearly identical. This is mostly the case with words with multiple meanings, where non-native speakers might not know all of the alternate meanings and can misinterpret your words. I know it has happened to me quite a few times. Thanks, -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering

Re: [gentoo-dev] Kolab2/Gentoo project

2007-10-14 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Sun, 2007-10-14 at 00:05 +0200, Wulf C. Krueger wrote: On Saturday, 13. October 2007 19:27:05 Chris Gianelloni wrote: On Thu, 2007-10-11 at 13:11 +0200, Gunnar Wrobel wrote: The project has advanced far enough though that I feel it is a good time point to declare this a real Gentoo

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: lame use flag, local to global

2007-10-13 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Sat, 2007-10-13 at 10:37 +, Duncan wrote: Chris Gianelloni [EMAIL PROTECTED] posted [EMAIL PROTECTED], excerpted below, on Fri, 12 Oct 2007 17:22:54 -0700: Steve Long wrote: Duncan wrote: Steve Dibb posted: there is more than one mp3 encoder. [S]houldn't

Re: [gentoo-dev] Kolab2/Gentoo project

2007-10-13 Thread Chris Gianelloni
, is it not? -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64/x86 Architecture Teams Games Developer/Foundation Trustee Gentoo Foundation signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: lame use flag, local to global

2007-10-12 Thread Chris Gianelloni
encoding support It doesn't mention anything else, so it'll work in all cases. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64/x86 Architecture Teams Games Developer/Foundation Trustee Gentoo Foundation signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] lame use flag, local to global

2007-10-10 Thread Chris Gianelloni
no USE flags, since it is always a mp3 encoder. I'm sure I missed other cases, but you get the point. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64/x86 Architecture Teams Games Developer/Foundation Trustee Gentoo Foundation signature.asc Description: This is a digitally

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in sys-fs/ncdu: ChangeLog ncdu-1.3.ebuild

2007-10-07 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Sun, 2007-10-07 at 07:57 -0700, Alec Warner wrote: What about those of us suffering with Outlook!??! Umm... woodpecker has procmail on it. Every developer has access to procmail. Also, nobody forces you to use Outlook. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64/x86

Re: [gentoo-dev] new-style virtual/editor

2007-10-05 Thread Chris Gianelloni
that meets the virtual and it'll satisfy the system target. -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering Strategic Lead Alpha/AMD64/x86 Architecture Teams Games Developer/Foundation Trustee Gentoo Foundation signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: controlling src_test

2007-10-04 Thread Chris Gianelloni
=${NEWFEATURES} $f fi done FEATURES=${NEWFEATURES} here's a crappy little script to automate it. See, I think this sort of thing is what we should be adding into gentoolkit. It is something that is very useful, but not required for running a Gentoo system. -- Chris Gianelloni

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