Re: [gentoo-dev] Stabilization Detached from Security Bugs

2021-08-27 Thread John Helmert III
On Fri, Aug 27, 2021 at 08:58:35AM +0200, Michał Górny wrote: > On Thu, 2021-08-26 at 19:11 -0500, John Helmert III wrote: > > In the past, stabilization for security bugs would be handled directly > > in that security bug. After some discussion on the gentoo-dev mail

[gentoo-dev] Stabilization Detached from Security Bugs

2021-08-26 Thread John Helmert III
Hi all, In the past, stabilization for security bugs would be handled directly in that security bug. After some discussion on the gentoo-dev mailing list [1], there was some consensus on modifying this workflow to separate stabilization from security bugs. Going forward, separate bugs should be

Re: [gentoo-dev] [PATCH 1/1] kernel-2.eclass: Add cpio dependency

2021-08-23 Thread John Helmert III
On Mon, Aug 23, 2021 at 06:55:57PM -0400, Mike wrote: > Add cpio dependency to kernel-2.eclass > > Bug: https://bugs.gentoo.org/731666 > > Signed-off-by: Mike Pagano > --- > eclass/kernel-2.eclass | 1 + > 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+) > > diff --git a/eclass/kernel-2.eclass

Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] Decoupling stabilization from security bugs

2021-08-12 Thread John Helmert III
The benefits definitely seem to outweigh the added work here, sounds good to me! signature.asc Description: PGP signature

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: app-portage/{deltup,getdelta}

2021-07-25 Thread John Helmert III
# John Helmert III (2021-07-26) # Open security bug, service backing it seems to be dead, making these # packages useless. Old EAPIs. Removal on 2021-08-26. Bug #630814 app-portage/getdelta app-portage/deltup signature.asc Description: PGP signature

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: app-text/lout

2021-07-25 Thread John Helmert III
# John Helmert III (2021-07-26) # Maintained needed, open security bug, uninterested upstream. # No revdeps. Removal on 2021-08-26. Bug #752408. app-text/lout signature.asc Description: PGP signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Package up for grabs: dev-python/imread

2021-07-23 Thread John Helmert III
On Fri, Jul 23, 2021 at 07:42:48PM +0200, Dennis Lamm wrote: > Hello, > > Package up for grabs due to to no consumer in 3dprint project and other > portage package: > dev-python/imread > > It has 1 open bug and a version bump pending according to Repology. > > IMHO: this should be removed from

Re: [gentoo-dev] [PATCH v2] bash-completion-r1.eclass: Add EAPI 8 support

2021-07-16 Thread John Helmert III
On Fri, Jul 16, 2021 at 05:33:24PM +0200, Michał Górny wrote: > Signed-off-by: Michał Górny > --- > eclass/bash-completion-r1.eclass | 13 + > 1 file changed, 9 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-) > > diff --git a/eclass/bash-completion-r1.eclass > b/eclass/bash-completion-r1.eclass >

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: net-proxy/polipo

2021-07-14 Thread John Helmert III
# John Helmert III (2021-07-14) # Dead upstream, unfixed security issue. # Removal on 2021-08-13. Bugs #755896, #781467. net-proxy/polipo signature.asc Description: PGP signature

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: net-misc/netkit-rsh

2021-06-19 Thread John Helmert III
# John Helmert III (2021-06-19) # Unmaintained, open security bug. # Removal on 2021-07-19. Bug #717794. net-misc/netkit-rsh signature.asc Description: PGP signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] [pre-GLEP] Repository configuration file (layout.conf)

2021-05-20 Thread John Helmert III
On Wed, May 19, 2021 at 02:32:27PM +0200, Michał Górny wrote: > Hi, > > Please review the pre-GLEP inlined below. Its purpose is to formally > define the format of layout.conf. It's pretty much inevitable these > days, so we should specify it. However, it doesn't really fit into PMS, > and

[gentoo-dev] Re: Packages up for grabs: innoextract, emech, tigervnc, urxvtconfig

2021-02-21 Thread John Helmert III
On Sun, Feb 21, 2021 at 03:54:39PM +0200, Joonas Niilola wrote: > Hey, > > here are some packages up-for-grabs due to retirement of their maintainers. > b = bugs open, v = version bump available. > > app-arch/innoextract > net-irc/emech (b) > net-misc/tigervnc (b) Note that this one has a

Re: [gentoo-dev] GTK:2 EOL and incoming migration to GTK:3

2021-02-08 Thread John Helmert III
On Mon, Feb 08, 2021 at 02:59:45PM +, Peter Stuge wrote: > Hanno Böck wrote: > > > "It does mean, however, that GTK 2 has reached the end of its life. > > > We will do one final 2.x release in the coming days, and we encourage > > > everybody to port their GTK 2 applications to GTK 3 or 4." >

Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] Discontinuing LibreSSL support?

2020-12-29 Thread John Helmert III
On Tue, Dec 29, 2020 at 02:57:12PM +0100, m1027 wrote: > > > On 29 Dec 2020, at 09:13, Marcel Schilling > > > wrote: > > > > > > I just want to comment that I switched to LibreSSL on several > > > Gentoo systems years ago and never had any major issues. I run > > > both desktop and server

Re: [gentoo-dev] [PATCH] profiles/targets/desktop: Do not enable ldap USE flag by default

2020-09-10 Thread John Helmert III
On Thu, Sep 10, 2020 at 11:59:31AM +0300, Mikle Kolyada wrote: > > On 10.09.2020 08:35, Hans de Graaff wrote: > > On Wed, 2020-09-09 at 13:35 +0300, Mikle Kolyada wrote: > >> Closes: https://bugs.gentoo.org/741380 > > Could you provide a rationale for removing this? The bug only has a > > single

Re: [gentoo-dev] Crypto/GPG-related packages up for grabs

2020-09-07 Thread John Helmert III
On Mon, Sep 07, 2020 at 07:44:33PM +0200, Michał Górny wrote: > Hi, > > The following packages are up for grabs due to their maintainer being > MIA. > > acct-group/monkeysphere > acct-user/monkeysphere > app-crypt/ekeyd > app-crypt/monkeysphere > app-crypt/nasty > app-crypt/pinentry >

Re: [gentoo-dev] Bug #733802, USE 'scp' now defaults to off in net-misc/openssh

2020-07-25 Thread John Helmert III
On Sat, Jul 25, 2020 at 08:05:14PM -0400, Rich Freeman wrote: > On Sat, Jul 25, 2020 at 7:40 PM Joshua Kinard wrote: > > > > This seems like something that needs a news entry, or > > at least a "heads up" on the mailing list? > > Definitely not a "heads up" on the mailing list - that is not an >

Re: [gentoo-dev] Last-rites: dev-util/cutter

2020-07-24 Thread John Helmert III
On Fri, Jul 24, 2020 at 02:06:56PM +0300, Joonas Niilola wrote: > # Unmaintained in Gentoo, broken, multiple bugs open. > # Removal in ~30 days. #733324 Hi, I've opened a PR to take this. The newest version fixes the build issue present with the version we have in-tree and it seems that like most

Re: [gentoo-dev] */*: Mask Py2 only packages

2020-06-25 Thread John Helmert III
On Thu, Jun 25, 2020 at 07:32:04AM -0400, Michael Orlitzky wrote: > On 2020-06-24 16:08, Michał Górny wrote: > > > > $ git grep -l mgo...@gentoo.org '**/metadata.xml' | cut -d/ -f1-2 | > > xargs gpy-py2 2>/dev/null > > > > The big problem with this is that it misses any aliases (like graphics@)

Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] Anti-spam for goose

2020-05-22 Thread John Helmert III
On Fri, May 22, 2020 at 12:53:03PM -0700, Brian Dolbec wrote: > We cannot exclude overlays which will have cat/pkg not in the main > gentoo repo. So, we should not excludea submission that includes a few > of these. To avoid this problem, even if imperfectly, it should be possible to track what

Re: [gentoo-dev] News item v2: Python 3.7 to become the default target

2020-04-21 Thread John Helmert III
On Tue, Apr 21, 2020 at 07:56:16AM +0200, Michał Górny wrote: > Display-If-Installed: dev-lang/python:3.6 > > On 2020-05-06 (or later), Python 3.7 will replace Python 3.6 as one > of the default Python targets for Gentoo systems. The new default > values will be: > >