[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: sci-electronics/drahnr-oregano, app-editors/qhexedit2, app-mobilephone/gammu

2022-04-10 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after retirement of a proxied maintainer: sci-electronics/drahnr-oregano https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/sci-electronics/drahnr-oregano app-editors/qhexedit2 https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/app-editors/qhexedit2 app-mobilephone/gammu

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/xfe

2022-04-06 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/xfe https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/xfe There is an open version bump request: https://bugs.gentoo.org/836834 -- Best, Jonas

Re: [gentoo-dev] proposal: use only one hash function in manifest files

2022-04-05 Thread Jonas Stein
Hi I'd like to propose the following for portage: - Only support one "secure" hash function (such as sha2, sha3, blake2, etc) - Only generate and parse one hash function in Manifest files - Remove support for multiple hash functions No, this has no benefit. In other words, what are we

[gentoo-dev] Re: Last rites: net-wireless/yatebts, net-wireless/srslte, net-wireless/nanovna-saver, net-wireless/gr-scan

2022-03-22 Thread Jonas Stein
Hi Jakov, please do not remove net-wireless/nanovna-saver package. I know of many users of this package. One (who is not on this list) wrote me that he will try to fix the open bugs. He wrote that most of these are not critical. Where can I find the official last-rites bug ticket for

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/xpad

2022-03-10 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/xpad https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/xpad A version bump is needed https://bugs.gentoo.org/834946 -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/xscreensaver-app

2022-02-20 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/xscreensaver-app https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/xscreensaver-app -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/xxkb

2022-02-19 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/xxkb https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/xxkb There is an open bug with a solution. Someone has to apply it in the ebuild and report upstream. https://bugs.gentoo.org/685646 -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: app-cdr/xcdroast

2022-02-18 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping the maintainer, who does not use the package himself anymore as he explained by mail. app-cdr/xcdroast https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/app-cdr/xcdroast Status: Several users waited years for the bump to 1.19

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/xhkeys

2022-02-15 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/xhkeys https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/xhkeys -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/xnee

2022-02-14 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/xnee https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/xnee There are unmerged patches upstream. -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/evolvotron

2022-02-14 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/evolvotron https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/evolvotron This funny package calculates fantasy images http://timday.com/share/evolvotron/gallery.htm -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/fraqtive

2022-02-14 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/fraqtive https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/fraqtive The package compiles fine here. Upstream moved from SF to GH, SRC_URI needs an update. -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: www-client/w3m

2022-02-12 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping Cjk from w3m: www-client/w3m https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/www-client/w3m -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: x11-misc/gtk2fontsel

2022-02-11 Thread Jonas Stein
# Jonas Stein (2022-02-11) # Blocks gtk2 removal, which is EOL # Removal after 2022-04-01. Bug #833145. x11-misc/gtk2fontsel -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: x11-misc/i855crt

2022-02-11 Thread Jonas Stein
# Jonas Stein (2022-02-11) # Not usable anymore # Removal after 2022-06-01. Bug #833144. x11-misc/i855crt -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/xautolock

2022-02-10 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/xautolock https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/xautolock -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: x11-misc/sisctrl

2022-02-08 Thread Jonas Stein
# Jonas Stein (2022-02-09) # Upstream is 404, open bugs, not maintained. # Removal after 2022-05-01. Bug #832954. x11-misc/sisctrl -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: x11-misc/easystroke

2022-02-08 Thread Jonas Stein
# Jonas Stein (2022-02-08) # Not maintained, open bugs, upstream outdated. # Removal after 2022-07-01. Bug #832953. x11-misc/easystroke Long delay, so that you have enough time to fix it or bribe someone to fix and prevent removal. Ideally fork upstream and merge patches there. -- Best

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/sselp

2022-02-08 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/sselp https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/sselp -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/lineakd

2022-02-08 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/lineakd https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/lineakd -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: app-misc/emelfm2

2022-02-06 Thread Jonas Stein
# Jonas Stein (2022-02-06) # Dead upstream, unmaintained, open bugs. # Removal after 2022-04-01. Bug #832808. app-misc/emelfm2 https://bugs.gentoo.org/832808 -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/autocutsel

2022-02-06 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc x11-misc/autocutsel https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/autocutsel No open bugs, I did a version bump and an eapi bump before removing desktop-misc -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: media-libs/libgroove, media-gfx/img2pdf and more

2022-02-06 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after retirement of the proxied maintainer https://bugs.gentoo.org/633102: media-libs/libgroove media-libs/libsoundio x11-misc/xss-lock media-gfx/img2pdf games-rpg/baldurs-gate-ee media-sound/pnmixer dev-python/configshell-fb

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: www-servers/bozohttpd

2022-01-01 Thread Jonas Stein
# Jonas Stein (2022-01-02) # Unmaintained and broken. # Removal after 2022-03-01. Bug #830428. www-servers/bozohttpd https://bugs.gentoo.org/830428 -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Need help: Many patches for unmaintained packages

2021-12-30 Thread Jonas Stein
Hi, I prepared a public Bugzilla filter "m-n PATCH" https://bugs.gentoo.org/buglist.cgi?cmdtype=dorem=run=m-n%20PATCH_id=85842 There are open patches for packages which do not compile If you have some time, please have a look at the list. There are very strange things too. -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: x11-plugins/purple-facebook

2021-12-30 Thread Jonas Stein
# Jonas Stein (2021-12-31) # Removal after 2022-05-01. Bug #830331. # Broken and upstream needs new maintainer. x11-plugins/purple-facebook https://bugs.gentoo.org/830331 8<--- Reasoning: * maintainer-needed + open tickets * package needs m

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: app-misc/gentoo

2021-12-30 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc app-misc/gentoo https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/app-misc/gentoo -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: app-misc/banner

2021-12-30 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc app-misc/banner https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/app-misc/banner -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: app-text/ocrad

2021-12-28 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping // correction: tex from this package: app-text/ocrad https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/app-text/ocrad Todo: https://bugs.gentoo.org/722474 app-text/ocrad calls ar directly -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: app-text/ocrad

2021-12-28 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: app-text/ocrad https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/app-text/ocrad Todo: https://bugs.gentoo.org/722474 app-text/ocrad calls ar directly -- Best, Jonas

Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] Would you join to a new project "Themes"?

2021-12-28 Thread Jonas Stein
Hi Marco, I used to maintain papirus-icon-theme so I could be interested on be added to them project to (if I can, as I'm not a Dev) The project addresses only dev's, but you can prepare PR's and patches and we can merge them. We are also glad about helping hands in the open bugs. The

Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] New category: net-servers

2021-12-20 Thread Jonas Stein
On 20/12/2021 09.05, Anna “CyberTailor” wrote: On 2021-12-20 01:18, Jonas Stein wrote: I think we need a more precise definition if we do not want this. "servers for miscellaneous application-level network protocols"? sounds like server-misc/* what is the benefit? https://xkcd.co

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: x11-misc/3ddesktop

2021-12-19 Thread Jonas Stein
# Jonas Stein (2021-12-20) # Package is broken and obsolete. # Removal on 2022-02-01. Bug #828875. x11-misc/3ddesktop

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/skippy

2021-12-19 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/skippy https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/skippy -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/gtkdialog

2021-12-19 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/gtkdialog https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/gtkdialog Todo: https://bugs.gentoo.org/769131 x11-misc/gtkdialog: Drop IUSE=gtk2 and conditional x11-libs/gtk+:2 dependency -- Best, Jonas

Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] New category: net-servers

2021-12-19 Thread Jonas Stein
Hi, I've been packaging some Gemini protocol servers and clients in ::guru overlay, and they all go to net-misc category. I think it would be better to split browsers and servers for non-www protocols (like Finger, Ident, Gemini and Gopher) into separate categories. all servers without www

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: x11-misc/habak

2021-12-19 Thread Jonas Stein
# Jonas Stein (2021-12-20) # Package is broken and obsolete. # Removal on 2022-02-01. Bug #464364. x11-misc/habak

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: app-misc/oneko

2021-12-19 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: app-misc/oneko https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/app-misc/oneko This package has several problems and could become a last rites candidate soon. Please take care of this package, if you need it. -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-terms/guake

2021-12-19 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-terms/guake https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-terms/guake -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/xvkbd

2021-12-19 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/xvkbd https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/xvkbd It likely has a missing dependency https://bugs.gentoo.org/624506 /.../ld: /.../libXaw3d.so: undefined reference to multiSinkObjectClass

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/fireflies

2021-12-19 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/fireflies https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/fireflies -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: net-analyzer/amap

2021-12-03 Thread Jonas Stein
# Jonas Stein (2021-12-01) # Removal on 2022-01-01. # Disbanded by upstream who suggested to # use nmap instead many years ago. (bug #680546) net-analyzer/amap

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-terms/lilyterm

2021-12-01 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-terms/lilyterm https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-terms/lilyterm Open bugs: x11-terms/lilyterm-0.9.9.4-r2 installs files into unexpected paths https://bugs.gentoo.org/811540 -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] [RFC] dissolving project netmon

2021-11-30 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all, the project netmon is openly discussed as "dead" since years. We should not blame its members, but the fact that the packages in netmon are very different and should not be clustered in one project. Thanks to everyone who helped out with bugs assigned to netmon. I suggest to

Re: [gentoo-dev] 2021 retrospective

2021-11-23 Thread Jonas Stein
Hi, in the spirit of our "2020 in retrospect & happy new year 2021!" front page article, https://www.gentoo.org/news/2021/01/15/new-year.html which was rather well received, I'd already like to start collecting news from 2021! Suggestions, text snippets, illustrations welcome- either as a

Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] Removing SHA512 hash from Manifests

2021-07-25 Thread Jonas Stein
Hi, Back during the 2017 discussion, Infra came to the conclusion that we're going to keep SHA512 for a transition period, then remove it, and stay with a single hash algorithm. In my opinion, we have kept it long enough. WDYT? As far I remember we agreed to keep two different hashes. The

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/fbpanel

2021-06-12 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/fbpanel https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/fbpanel There is an open bug, because the license is unclear https://bugs.gentoo.org/795591 Does anybody still use this package? I am not sure if it is

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/nitrogen

2021-06-06 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/nitrogen https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/nitrogen There are open bugs. Upstream is still active. -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/x2x

2021-05-03 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/x2x https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/x2x There is an open bug and one version bump request https://bugs.gentoo.org/754132 -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/arandr

2021-05-02 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/arandr https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/arandr -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: app-misc/logitech-applet

2021-04-25 Thread Jonas Stein
# Jonas Stein (2021-04-25) # Bad SRC_URI, dead upstream. # Removal on 2021-06-01. Bug #785736. app-misc/logitech-applet

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/xlockmore

2021-04-20 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/xlockmore https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/xlockmore -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: x11-apps/amlc

2021-04-19 Thread Jonas Stein
# Jonas Stein (2021-04-19) # Bad SRC_URI, missing license files # Removal on 2021-07-01. Bug #784221. x11-apps/amlc

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/rofi

2021-04-18 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/rofi https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/rofi -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: www-apache/anyterm

2021-04-14 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping web-apps: www-apache/anyterm https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/www-apache/anyterm There is a version bump, which likely fixes our bugs https://bugs.gentoo.org/782907 Please take care for this package, because

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: x11-themes/gtk-engines-aurora

2021-04-14 Thread Jonas Stein
# Jonas Stein (2021-04-15) # Depends on gtk2, which is EOL # Removal on 2021-06-01. Bug #782904. x11-themes/gtk-engines-aurora

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: x11-misc/superswitcher

2021-04-13 Thread Jonas Stein
# Jonas Stein (2021-04-14) # Open bugs, dead upstream. # Removal on 2021-06-01. Bug #782730. x11-misc/superswitcher

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: x11-misc/xstroke

2021-04-13 Thread Jonas Stein
# Jonas Stein (2021-04-14) # dead upstream, no valid SRC_URI # Removal on 2021-06-01. Bug #782727. x11-misc/xstroke

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/idesk

2021-04-13 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/idesk https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/idesk https://bugs.gentoo.org/742746 x11-misc/idesk-0.7.5-r3 fails to compile - last rites? -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/xplanet

2021-04-07 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/xplanet https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/xplanet Upstream fixed our bug recently: https://bugs.gentoo.org/742761 Do you remember xplanet? http://xplanet.sourceforge.net/Gallery/ Who wants to

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-terms/sakura

2021-03-29 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-terms/sakura https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-terms/sakura -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: sys-apps/mount-gtk

2021-03-29 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: sys-apps/mount-gtk https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/sys-apps/mount-gtk -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: dev-util/regexxer

2021-03-29 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: dev-util/regexxer https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/dev-util/regexxer -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: gnome-extra/synapse

2021-03-29 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: gnome-extra/synapse https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/gnome-extra/synapse -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: app-editors/beaver

2021-03-29 Thread Jonas Stein
# Jonas Stein (2021-03-29) # Depends on gtk-2, no release since 2010. # Removal on 2021-05-01. # Bug #779148. app-editors/beaver OpenPGP_signature Description: OpenPGP digital signature

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/piedock

2021-03-28 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/piedock https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/piedock It does not compile and needs patches. Upstream is informed too. We will have to last rite, if it is not fixed soon. I send in CC to Lars, who

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/efax-gtk

2021-03-27 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/efax-gtk https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/efax-gtk -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-libs/c++-gtk-utils

2021-03-27 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-libs/c++-gtk-utils https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-libs/c++-gtk-utils -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/openbox-menu

2021-03-27 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/openbox-menu https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/openbox-menu -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-libs/fltk

2021-03-27 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-libs/fltk https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-libs/fltk It has several open tickets. Please take care of this package, because several other packages depend on fltk:

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: x11-themes/nimbus

2021-03-27 Thread Jonas Stein
# Jonas Stein (2021-03-27) # Upstream is gone. Open bugs. Removal after 2021-05-01. # Bug #778800 x11-themes/nimbus

[gentoo-dev] Cleanup of sunrise remains

2021-03-23 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all, Sunrise was discontinued on June 2016. [1] Its remains confuse our users. There are several places, where sunrise is still advertised. Now it is time for the final shutdown. [3] I suggest to move the ebuilds [2] to an archive somewhere for 6 months for the unlikely case that there

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/xscreensaver

2021-03-11 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/xscreensaver https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/xscreensaver It has 3 open tickets. -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/xbindkeys

2021-02-20 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/xbindkeys https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/xbindkeys There is an open PR https://github.com/gentoo/gentoo/pull/14706 -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/xearth

2021-02-20 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/xearth https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/xearth Still uses EAPI 5 There are open bugs. Please take care of this package. -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/wdm

2021-02-20 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/wdm https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/wdm There are open bugs. Upstream moved the repository to https://github.com/voins/wdm but the ebuild still relies on a dead SRC_URI The last commit

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/macopix

2021-02-14 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/macopix https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/macopix Upstream moved the repository to https://github.com/chimari/MaCoPiX They will hopefully add tags too https://github.com/chimari/MaCoPiX/issues/6

[gentoo-dev] Bug-Wranglers note: Assign arch bugs to the maintainer

2021-02-10 Thread Jonas Stein
/Project:Bug-wranglers Everybody with EDITBUGS permission may help to assign bugs. https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/Editbugs_privilege Thank you, your Bug-Wrangler team -- Best Jonas Stein

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: app-admin/usbview

2021-02-06 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: app-admin/usbview https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/app-admin/usbview There are no open bugs. -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: www-client/dillo

2021-02-05 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: www-client/dillo https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/www-client/dillo There are no open bugs, but we should have a maintainer for a web browser in general. Last Upstream activity were two small commits in 2018:

[gentoo-dev] [RFC] Would you join to a new project "Themes"?

2021-01-29 Thread Jonas Stein
Hi, x11-themes/* are very similar. It could make sense to have a project who maintains all x11-themes. I never used themes so I am out, but please reply, if you would like to create/join such a project. -- Best Jonas

[gentoo-dev] [RFC] parser friendly package.mask comments

2021-01-18 Thread Jonas Stein
Hi, it would be nice to have parser friendly comments in package.mask The new format - must be as easy to read and write for humans as it is now. - must be structured Benefits of a parser friendly package.mask: - use it for statistics - list all packages which are overdue - pretty print a

[gentoo-dev] FYI: Link to all tickets of m-n packages with a PATCH

2021-01-17 Thread Jonas Stein
Hi, there is now a saved search in bugzilla "m-n PATCH" which you can add to your bugzilla footer. It shows all open tickets, which are assigned to maintainer-needed AND have the keyword PATCH https://bugs.gentoo.org/buglist.cgi?cmdtype=dorem=m-n PATCH=run Currently there are 54, some are

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-themes/gartoon-redux

2021-01-17 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-themes/gartoon-redux https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-themes/gartoon-redux Please help by reviewing and merging the patch in https://bugs.gentoo.org/453664 Thank you. -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/gmrun

2021-01-17 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-misc/gmrun https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/gmrun Please help samuel.bauer@y.. (mazes_80) (also upstream of a fork) to maintain the package as proxied maintainer. https://bugs.gentoo.org/576992

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: x11-misc/rss-glx

2021-01-16 Thread Jonas Stein
# Jonas Stein (2021-01-17) # Removal in 30 days. # Fails to compile Bug #765697. x11-misc/rss-glx OpenPGP_signature Description: OpenPGP digital signature

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: dev-db/percona-xtrabackup

2021-01-03 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after retirement of the proxied maintainer: dev-db/percona-xtrabackup https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/dev-db/percona-xtrabackup There are open bugs: https://bugs.gentoo.org/729696 dev-db/percona-xtrabackup fails to compile with clang

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

2020-12-28 Thread Jonas Stein
* media-sound/takcd-0.10-r1 : find.h: error: unknown type name _off64_t (#714128) * unusable without alsa * upstream is 404 -> last rites Bug: https://bugs.gentoo.org/762361 -- Best regards, Jonas Stein

[gentoo-dev] Dissolving project desktop-misc

2020-11-26 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all, sorting packages in a group of "misc" packages was not useful. We have to dissolve the project desktop-misc There are some tickets which should be closed first before we reassign the packages to maintainer-needed. It would be good to review if there are packages which have to be

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/menulibre

2020-11-25 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs while dissolving the desktop-misc project: x11-misc/menulibre https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/menulibre It has many users and it would be great if you would take care for it. It has 5 open bugs - some with a fix.

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-misc/zim

2020-11-25 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs while dissolving the desktop-misc project: x11-misc/zim https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-misc/zim It is a very powerful deskop wiki which is written in python. It has many users and it would be great if you would take care for it. It

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: www-plugins/adobe-flash

2020-11-12 Thread Jonas Stein
https://bugs.gentoo.org/754192 https://www.adobe.com/ee/products/flashplayer/end-of-life.html# "As previously announced in July 2017, Adobe will stop distributing and updating Flash Player after December 31, 2020 (“EOL Date”)" -- Best regards, Jonas Stein

Re: [gentoo-dev] How to stabilize packages with frequent release cycles?

2020-09-16 Thread Jonas Stein
Hi, > When the latest release remains 'latest ~arch' for less than 3 days, > stabilizing it after 30 days makes little sense. After all, people with > frequent upgrade cycle will test it for no more than that, and people > with infrequent upgrade cycle may miss the version entirely. > Do you

Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] Services and software which is critical for Gentoo should be developed/run in Gentoo namespace

2020-09-16 Thread Jonas Stein
Hi, > However, we are still facing the same problem: Only one person is > involved in development and knows how to run it. In case something will > break again and Michał will be unavailable, we can’t just push a fix and > watch a CI pipeline picking up and deploying new nattka. Instead someone >

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-libs/gdk-pixbuf-loader-webp

2020-09-10 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after retirement of the proxied maintainer: https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-libs/gdk-pixbuf-loader-webp The package has open bugs https://bugs.gentoo.org/693062 https://bugs.gentoo.org/703864 -- Best, Jonas

Re: [gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: games-engines/love

2020-09-06 Thread Jonas Stein
On 06/09/2020 23.03, Henrik Pihl wrote: > I would like to have games-engines/love, if it's possible for an unofficial > developer. Yes, you can fix the tickets and prepare PR's via github. Add a link to the bug as described in https://www.gentoo.org/glep/glep-0066.html After several contributions

[gentoo-dev] Too many proxied maintainers who retire after first contribution. (was: Packages up for grabs: games-engines/love)

2020-09-06 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all > > the following packages are up for grabs after retirement > of the proxied maintainer: > > https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/games-engines/love > > The package remains now with several open tickets and even patches. > User reported the patch works. The proxied maintainer fixed

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: games-engines/love

2020-09-06 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after retirement of the proxied maintainer: https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/games-engines/love The package remains now with several open tickets and even patches. User reported the patch works. Please take care of this package, if you want

Re: [gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: app-portage/ufed, dev-libs/ustr, dev-libs/aws-...

2020-08-26 Thread Jonas Stein
Hi, I saw several reactions from you in tickets and mails; I answered in https://bugs.gentoo.org/633138#c7 I did not want to "kick out out" but I had the impression that you can no longer maintain the packages as explained. Hope to see many contributions from you soon. If you have questions

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: app-portage/ufed, dev-libs/ustr, dev-libs/aws-...

2020-08-24 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after retirement of the proxied maintainer: https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/app-portage/ufed https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/dev-libs/ustr https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/dev-libs/aws-c-common

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