[gentoo-dev] about modifying an ebuild in local overlay and $FILESDIR

2017-04-26 Thread Christian Bricart
Hi all, from time to time, I need to make (and maintain) modifications to an ebuild from the main tree in my local overlay. So basically, I create the directory structure from /usr/portage/// under /usr/local/portage///, copy over the ebuild and do my modifications in the ebuild. So far how an

Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] check-reqs.eclass: fail check-reqs_memory() for virtual rather than physical RAM

2015-06-03 Thread Christian Bricart
Am 03.06.2015 um 22:32 schrieb Ciaran McCreesh: On Wed, 03 Jun 2015 22:22:39 +0200 i've just hit the constraint CHECKREQS_MEMORY=3G in =www-client/chromium-44.* on a 2 GiB RAM machine.. (having additionally 5G Swap on SSD..) I personally doubt that check-reqs_memory() in the eclass should

[gentoo-dev] [RFC] check-reqs.eclass: fail check-reqs_memory() for virtual rather than physical RAM

2015-06-03 Thread Christian Bricart
Dear devs, i've just hit the constraint CHECKREQS_MEMORY=3G in =www-client/chromium-44.* on a 2 GiB RAM machine.. (having additionally 5G Swap on SSD..) I personally doubt that check-reqs_memory() in the eclass should only check for *physical* rather than *virtual* RAM to fulfill this constraint

Re: [gentoo-dev] openrc stabilization todo

2009-12-03 Thread Christian Bricart
Joshua Saddler schrieb: On Thu, 3 Dec 2009 02:44:47 + Sylvain Alain d2_rac...@hotmail.com wrote: Hi everyone, I think that the best should be to release a migration guide just before the official release and also a news on the first page of Gentoo.org You really should have checked

Re: [gentoo-dev] Last rites for net-misc/asterisk-chan_bluetooth

2009-07-30 Thread Christian Bricart
Mounir Lamouri schrieb: # Mounir Lamouri volk...@gentoo.org (30 Jul 2009) # Masked for removal in 60 days. # Upstream's unactive since 2005. Do not support asterisk versions in tree. # bug 279383 net-misc/asterisk-chan_bluetooth may be replaced by (unpackaged) chan_mobile? --

OT: IRIX media (was: Re: [gentoo-dev] Available hardware)

2008-01-16 Thread Christian Bricart
Jeremy Huddleston wrote: Hey Dan, You don't happen to have IRIX discs for the Octane2 do you? I have an O2, and I wanted to install IRIX on it to test some stuff out, but I lost the disks and SGI wants $450 to send me new ones (yikes!). That's odd.. I asked SGI about two years ago about

Re: [gentoo-dev] Removing of package games-rpg/planeshift

2007-03-14 Thread Christian Bricart
Tupone Alfredo schrieb: games-rpg has been masked on 18 jul 2006 and there is a pending bug #167547 Broken dependancies in games-rpg/planeshift-0.3.011 Removing is planned for this end of week: 17 Mar 2007. 0.3.011 is wy t old and not compatible with current server versions. BUT see:

Re: [gentoo-dev] missing ide discs mapping is udev's fault?

2006-02-21 Thread Christian Bricart
Richard Fish wrote: On 2/21/06, Christian Bricart [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi, So I have /dev/hda through /dev/hdl which are ok. But the mappings to /dev/discs/discX with X 7 are missing. snip I wanted to file a bug report, but I'm not certain if it's actually udev's fault. Yes

Re: [gentoo-dev] missing ide discs mapping is udev's fault?

2006-02-21 Thread Christian Bricart
Mike Frysinger schrieb: On Tuesday 21 February 2006 17:56, Richard Fish wrote: On 2/21/06, Christian Bricart [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: And hdparm iterates through /dev/ide/* if found... I assume you are talking about the init script? Because my hdparm binary requires one to specify a device

[gentoo-dev] missing ide discs mapping is udev's fault?

2006-02-20 Thread Christian Bricart
Hi, yesterday I've noticed, that some mappings in /dev/discs are missing on my machine. Actually I have an additional ATA controller with some discs attached. So I have /dev/hda through /dev/hdl which are ok. But the mappings to /dev/discs/discX with X 7 are missing. Whose fault would that be