Re: [gentoo-dev] add global useflag: webkit

2012-05-07 Thread Jesús J . Guerrero Botella
So we have 31 packages that can optionally support webkit, and none of them lets you choose between the qt and gtk branches at compile time. I fail to see the benefit of splitting the flag. --- Jesús Guerrero Botella El 07/05/2012 05:16, Ben yng...@gmail.com escribió: On 7 May 2012 08:47,

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: mesa r600 gallium news item

2011-08-26 Thread Jesús J . Guerrero Botella
That would probably be a good idea. -- Jesús Guerrero Botella

Re: [gentoo-dev] [k3b] KDE_HANDBOOK=always?

2011-08-12 Thread Jesús J . Guerrero Botella
Thanks for the responses. I'll try to do better next time. Doubt cleared and I can continue using kde without being forced to install the help center. -- Jesús Guerrero Botella

[gentoo-dev] [k3b] KDE_HANDBOOK=always?

2011-08-11 Thread Jesús J . Guerrero Botella
Hello. How is it possible that this dependency became mandatory tonight for k3b? I don't think a handbook is a critical feature and k3b has been working like a charm for two years without it. Cheers. -- Jesús Guerrero Botella

Re: [gentoo-dev] [k3b] KDE_HANDBOOK=always?

2011-08-11 Thread Jesús J . Guerrero Botella
2011/8/11 Markos Chandras hwoar...@gentoo.org: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 08/11/2011 07:42 AM, Jesús J. Guerrero Botella wrote: Hello. How is it possible that this dependency became mandatory tonight for k3b? I don't think a handbook is a critical feature and k3b

[gentoo-dev] Libreoffice without sane?

2011-08-05 Thread Jesús J . Guerrero Botella
Hello. Today I discovered that libreoffice wants to install a dozen new dependencies. I understand that this is probably due to some modularization effort but I don't have a scanner and I don't plan to, so I am trying to hack the ebuild so sane can be enabled and disabled via an USE flag, but

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: RFC: split up media-sound/ category

2011-06-27 Thread Jesús J . Guerrero Botella
2011/6/26 Kent Fredric kentfred...@gmail.com: 2011/6/26 Jesús J. Guerrero Botella jesus.guerrero.bote...@gmail.com: I am really amazed that someone didn't want to use links (a solution with next to zero work involved) because they are not available in fat32 (as if fat32 was relevant at all

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: split up media-sound/ category

2011-06-27 Thread Jesús J . Guerrero Botella
2011/6/27 Zac Medico zmed...@gentoo.org: On 06/24/2011 12:52 AM, Jesús J. Guerrero Botella wrote: 2011/6/24 Zac Medico zmed...@gentoo.org: On 06/22/2011 11:15 PM, Jesús J. Guerrero Botella wrote: Symlinks are clean, and portage has always been file-oriented so I see no problem with using them

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: RFC: split up media-sound/ category

2011-06-27 Thread Jesús J . Guerrero Botella
2011/6/27 Wyatt Epp wyatt@gmail.com: 2011/6/27 Jesús J. Guerrero Botella jesus.guerrero.bote...@gmail.com: That still doesn't answer my question anyway: both features (symlinks and +65k files on a single dir) are incompatible with fat32. And someone said fat32 compatibility is a feature we

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: RFC: split up media-sound/ category

2011-06-26 Thread Jesús J . Guerrero Botella
I am really amazed that someone didn't want to use links (a solution with next to zero work involved) because they are not available in fat32 (as if fat32 was relevant at all for us) but then people is suggesting that we should put everything into a flat folder and use tags. Well, good look

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: split up media-sound/ category

2011-06-24 Thread Jesús J . Guerrero Botella
2011/6/24 Zac Medico zmed...@gentoo.org: On 06/22/2011 11:15 PM, Jesús J. Guerrero Botella wrote: Symlinks are clean, and portage has always been file-oriented so I see no problem with using them for this. All we need is to deference the symlink to find the real name of the package and put

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: split up media-sound/ category

2011-06-24 Thread Jesús J . Guerrero Botella
2011/6/24 Ciaran McCreesh ciaran.mccre...@googlemail.com: On Fri, 24 Jun 2011 09:52:03 +0200 Jesús J. Guerrero Botella jesus.guerrero.bote...@gmail.com wrote: You might not like it, but Gentoo categories have always been directories, not words into metadata.xml. So tags are in some way

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: split up media-sound/ category

2011-06-23 Thread Jesús J . Guerrero Botella
2011/6/23 Kent Fredric kentfred...@gmail.com: On 23 June 2011 09:46, Zac Medico zmed...@gentoo.org wrote: In order for this metadata to be of any use to a user, it would need to have some way to facilitate its use, whether it be a fake generated directory of symlinks, or a dedicated program (

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: RFC: split up media-sound/ category

2011-06-23 Thread Jesús J . Guerrero Botella
2011/6/23 Duncan 1i5t5.dun...@cox.net: Jesús J. Guerrero Botella posted on Thu, 23 Jun 2011 08:15:44 +0200 as excerpted: Symlinks are clean, and portage has always been file-oriented so I see no problem with using them for this. It has been some years since I've seen the argument made

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: RFC: split up media-sound/ category

2011-06-22 Thread Jesús J . Guerrero Botella
audio-* sound better. graphics-* sounds better, if I suggested gfx it was just it's how we have it now in media-gfx (I never liked that either). I also think that media-* can stay. So, something like this would be closer, I guess. graphics-viewers graphics-editors graphics-plugins graphics-libs

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: split up media-sound/ category

2011-06-21 Thread Jesús J . Guerrero Botella
2011/6/21 Michał Górny mgo...@gentoo.org: Hello, As we discussed for a while, the media-sound/ category has grown very large and it may be a good idea to split it. Right now, it contains audio players, editing software, converters, sound systems and a lot of other utilities related to

Re: [gentoo-dev] Please enhance your USE descriptions!

2011-03-31 Thread Jesús J . Guerrero Botella
2011/3/31 Eray Aslan e...@gentoo.org: On Wed, Mar 30, 2011 at 04:41:25PM -0500, Dale wrote: +1  Some descriptions may as well not have one at all.  May as well Google the flag and the package and see what, if anything, it returns. I would say working as intended.  If you do not know what a

Re: [gentoo-dev] Please enhance your USE descriptions!

2011-03-31 Thread Jesús J . Guerrero Botella
2011/3/31 Tomáš Chvátal scarab...@gentoo.org: Well technically yep, but for lets say the ffmpeg the mp3 useflag means Enable mp3 encoding support. :) If user sets -mp3 it still can play mp3 tracks but in really worse quality so it is just nice convinience that ffmpeg always allows playing