Re: [gentoo-dev] GCC 4.6.* unmasked, 4.7.0 added to tree

2012-05-22 Thread Mark Loeser
, and I could step back up and start to do some of the work I used to do for GCC releases. I'll talk with Mike to figure out how we can best split up the work. Thanks for all your work on the releases, -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n

Re: [gentoo-dev] dev-python/pygobject slotting

2011-10-20 Thread Mark Loeser
pygobject-2's internal gi). I'd recommend you open a tracker bug for this porting effort. No one is going to be able to follow exactly what has been done via the mailing list :) -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web

Re: [gentoo-dev] Removing herdno-herd/herd?

2011-09-11 Thread Mark Loeser
out the discussion on https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=279206 -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in sys-process/acct/files: acct.initd-r1 acct.logrotate-r1

2011-05-31 Thread Mark Loeser
was instructed to enforce the policy Please actually check the full commit. He did update the ChangeLog, but due to how these emails are sent out, they don't always come as a full changeset. Thanks, -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com

Re: [gentoo-dev] Removal of kdeprefix news item

2011-05-23 Thread Mark Loeser
. Having an 'eapi' file present seems workable as well, though I'm not certain which is the easiest for Portage to implement today. Are there any other suggestions, or does anyone disagree with Ulrich's suggestion? -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark

Re: [gentoo-dev] PyXML

2011-05-17 Thread Mark Loeser
the time of having to support something that might just become a problem to maintain in the future? -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] PyXML

2011-05-17 Thread Mark Loeser
upstreams are dead and some packages using PyXML will never be ported by upstreams to use something else than PyXML (e.g. lxml). Then those packages should get removed from the tree. Do not start introducing Gentoo specific hacks to work around the problem. -- Mark Loeser email

[gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in app-arch/bzip2: bzip2-1.0.5-r1.ebuild

2011-05-16 Thread Mark Loeser
as one commit and run repoman with each commit. Thanks, -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in app-arch/bzip2: bzip2-1.0.5-r1.ebuild

2011-05-16 Thread Mark Loeser
...that's just pointless. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com signature.asc Description: Digital signature

[gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in net-p2p/transmission: transmission-2.12.ebuild

2011-04-29 Thread Mark Loeser
, please do document it in the ChangeLog. Thanks, -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in net-p2p/transmission: transmission-2.12.ebuild

2011-04-29 Thread Mark Loeser
Samuli Suominen ssuomi...@gentoo.org said: On 04/29/2011 09:26 PM, Mark Loeser wrote: Samuli Suominen (ssuominen) ssuomi...@gentoo.org said: ssuominen11/04/29 18:13:31 Removed: transmission-2.12.ebuild Log: drop old, broken with stable libnotify

Re: [gentoo-dev] Camellia?

2011-04-28 Thread Mark Loeser
those services. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Automated Package Removal and Addition Tracker, for the week ending 2010-12-05 23h59 UTC

2010-12-06 Thread Mark Loeser
? Seems valid. It was added and removed shortly after: http://sources.gentoo.org/cgi-bin/viewvc.cgi/gentoo-x86/media-libs/libresample/?hideattic=0 -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in net-irc/quassel: metadata.xml ChangeLog quassel-9999.ebuild quassel-0.7.1.ebuild

2010-11-04 Thread Mark Loeser
use it. So do me a favor, remove it proactively if you really want to have it gone. Please do remove the flag. The fact that there are some ebuilds in the tree that use it does not make it alright to introduce more. Thanks, -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: gentoo-x86/net-misc/aggregate: aggregate-1.6.ebuild

2010-10-28 Thread Mark Loeser
in the first place? ;-) Because it is not pointless. Useful commit messages save lots of time. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in eclass: python.eclass

2010-10-25 Thread Mark Loeser
of python.eclass in EAPI=\${EAPI}\ not established fi The attached patch could be applied if EAPI=4 doesn't contain support for . in IUSE. Should I apply this patch now? No, you should remove anything that relates to EAPI 4. Please do so as soon as possible. Thanks, -- Mark Loeser email

[gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in net-zope/zsqlmethods: metadata.xml ChangeLog zsqlmethods-2.13.3.ebuild

2010-09-12 Thread Mark Loeser
/${MY_PN:0:1}/${MY_PN}/${MY_P}.zip LICENSE=ZPL SLOT=0 KEYWORDS=~alpha ~amd64 ~sparc ~x86 IUSE= Did you actually test this package on all of these archs? Thanks, -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http

[gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in dev-python/pygtkhelpers: pygtkhelpers-0.4.1.ebuild

2010-09-12 Thread Mark Loeser
Arfrever Frehtes Taifersar Arahesis (arfrever) arfre...@gentoo.org said: arfrever10/09/12 20:43:13 Removed: pygtkhelpers-0.4.1.ebuild Log: Delete older ebuild. Please update the Changelog when you remove versions of the package. -- Mark Loeser email

Re: [gentoo-dev] Minor changes in python.eclass and distutils.eclass

2010-07-05 Thread Mark Loeser
it. In the meantime, Petteri proposed a nice solution awhile back that would centralize this so it is not a one-off hack. Here is a link to his original proposal: http://archives.gentoo.org/gentoo-dev/msg_44d395a1b887468051a1e1c049e99ba3.xml Thanks, -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo

Re: [gentoo-dev] eqawarn for main tree

2010-07-05 Thread Mark Loeser
comes up. Could you please give a description as to when you believe this function should be used. Preferably as a patch for devmanual :) Thanks, -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com

Re: [gentoo-dev] Minor changes in python.eclass and distutils.eclass

2010-07-05 Thread Mark Loeser
Arfrever Frehtes Taifersar Arahesis arfre...@gentoo.org said: 2010-07-05 20:00:11 Mark Loeser napisał(a): Everyone else has already made valid points. I'm just picking this one to reply to now. Please remove the colors you have added. If you need a new function, say eqawarn, we should

[gentoo-dev] My council manifesto

2010-06-21 Thread Mark Loeser
as a whole, are all things that the Council should be taking an active role in, and I want to be a part of making that happen. I told you it was going to be short :) Thanks, -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web

Re: [gentoo-dev] My council manifesto

2010-06-21 Thread Mark Loeser
Arun Raghavan ford_pref...@gentoo.org said: On 22 June 2010 00:40, Mark Loeser halc...@gentoo.org wrote: Its quite simple.  I want to get innovation starting in Gentoo again.  I am tired of seeing pointless arguments and threads that don't actually make Gentoo any better.  Improving QA

Re: [gentoo-dev] Gentoo Council 2010/2011 - Nominations are now open

2010-06-12 Thread Mark Loeser
to the gentoo-dev mailing list. If you were nominated and want to run, you have to accept your nomination on the same mailing list. I'll nominate flameeyes and halcy0n. Thanks, I accept. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web

Re: [gentoo-dev] package.mask-ed ebuilds

2010-04-09 Thread Mark Loeser
getting it to a state that it will be unmasked. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] How about a monthly bumpday?

2010-03-10 Thread Mark Loeser
that we don't have enough active developers, which is the real problem. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Gentoo calendar for tracking Gentoo events

2010-03-10 Thread Mark Loeser
, and whatever ad serving might leak thru, and object to having a gmail account on principle? Then they don't get to see the calendar Seriously though, who cares. If it becomes a problem, we can deal with it then. Until that point, use what we have or implement something that's better. -- Mark Loeser

Re: [gentoo-dev] Low hanging bug fruit patterns

2010-03-08 Thread Mark Loeser
in reference to? Its not at all clear what you are trying to do. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Python 3.1: Stabilization and news item

2010-03-07 Thread Mark Loeser
, gcc works just fine, but it can't compile half of the tree. I hope everyone can see that this is a terrible idea and of no use to our stable users. If a stable user really needs Python-3, they will have the technical ability to unmask it and use it properly. -- Mark Loeser email

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Lastrite: games-fps/openarena

2010-03-03 Thread Mark Loeser
is vulnerable via multiple bundled libs and therefore shouldn't be in the tree. You can apply the patches if you want to keep it and remove the mask at that time. Thanks, -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http

[gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in media-sound/rhythmbox: metadata.xml ChangeLog rhythmbox-0.12.7.ebuild

2010-03-02 Thread Mark Loeser
should only be used in circumstances where it is the only option. Breaking deps for an arch is not what it is intended for. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com

Re: [gentoo-dev] Marking bugs for bugday?

2010-03-01 Thread Mark Loeser
distributions out there. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com

Re: [gentoo-dev] Marking bugs for bugday?

2010-02-27 Thread Mark Loeser
this role instead of polluting bugzie with more keywords. I'm not really attached to one approach over the other, but atleast this little site gives the users one place to have to check for things and we can categorize them easily. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email

Re: [gentoo-dev] Marking bugs for bugday?

2010-02-27 Thread Mark Loeser
issues. If we can't get enough developers to participate then we should just stop trying to do it instead of putting on such a poor showing. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com

Re: [gentoo-dev] Marking bugs for bugday?

2010-02-27 Thread Mark Loeser
possible new developers. I think if we can get a few devs and possibly some users together to organize this in a better way, this could be useful. But if things are to stay the way they are, then we better stop pretending. I couldn't agree more. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Remove dev-status of mips profiles

2010-02-25 Thread Mark Loeser
to know why we need about 150 different profiles for MIPS... -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com

Re: [gentoo-dev] Python-3.2-related changes

2010-02-06 Thread Mark Loeser
to follow a huge metabug with a bunch of packages listed in it. Also, I think the concerns and suggestions that were brought up about the syntax of this new variable should be addressed first and not ignored. Thanks, -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in app-forensics/foremost: ChangeLog foremost-1.5.6.ebuild

2009-11-08 Thread Mark Loeser
to QA standards. Its really that simple. Don't be lazy and do things the right way, or don't do them at all. Kthxbai, Also, please learn how to communicate in a manner that is constructive instead of acting like a dick at every opportunity. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in app-forensics/foremost: ChangeLog foremost-1.5.6.ebuild

2009-11-08 Thread Mark Loeser
Ben de Groot yng...@gentoo.org said: 2009/11/8 Mark Loeser halc...@gentoo.org: Also, please learn how to communicate in a manner that is constructive instead of acting like a dick at every opportunity. Looks to me this should be applied to some others in this thread first. Really, aren't

[gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in app-benchmarks/bonnie++: bonnie++-1.96.ebuild ChangeLog bonnie++-1.93c.ebuild

2009-11-08 Thread Mark Loeser
zcav || die emake zcav failed # see #9073 } src_install() { dosbin bonnie++ zcav || die dobin bon_csv2html bon_csv2txt || die doman bon_csv2html.1 bon_csv2txt.1 bonnie++.8 zcav.8 dohtml readme.html dodoc changelog.txt credits.txt } -- Mark Loeser email

Re: [gentoo-dev] openrc-0.5.1 arrived in the tree

2009-10-13 Thread Mark Loeser
should change. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com pgpX2U6V4nQow.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Stabilization of Python 3.1

2009-09-20 Thread Mark Loeser
based apps just like it's done with gcc stabilization. And you are mixing that up. We never mark GCC stable before we fix everything we have identified as a problem, or pretty close to everything. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT

Re: [gentoo-dev] Stabilization of Python 3.1

2009-09-20 Thread Mark Loeser
absolutely great, but every single application that links to libfoo now breaks with the new release of libfoo-2.0. The things that use your package are just as important when looking to stablize something or to move it out of package.mask. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org

Re: [gentoo-dev] Stabilization of Python 3.1

2009-09-19 Thread Mark Loeser
. There is absolutely no benefit to moving it to stable. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com pgpBOqjpyzWlZ.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Multimedia overlay

2009-08-10 Thread Mark Loeser
this be on our official overlays? Is there a technical reason, because we seem to just be spreading things out even more than necessary. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com pgpcnAKKm9Mwb.pgp

Re: [gentoo-dev] QA last rites for dev-libs/libowfat; net-misc/slidentd www-servers/gatling

2009-08-09 Thread Mark Loeser
, because its going to break in a week. He doesn't maintain the package, do you? If so, then please send the bug report upstream and become the maintainer of this package if you want to keep it around. Thanks, -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: gcc-4.4 unmasking soon

2009-08-08 Thread Mark Loeser
file any bugs you find to toolchain. Thanks, -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com pgpJWhiHk4CzC.pgp Description: PGP signature

[gentoo-dev] gcc-4.4 unmasking soon

2009-08-04 Thread Mark Loeser
contributed and helped already, -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com pgpTWFS2O2djB.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Global use flags eabled by default

2009-07-01 Thread Mark Loeser
/gentoo- x86/profiles/base/use.defaults?r1=1.1r2=1.1.1.1 That is on a different branch and is incredibly old. To make a long story short...someone screwed up and created their own branch of the whole tree. It isn't actually being used. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org

Re: [gentoo-dev] Gentoo Council 2009/2010 - Nominations are now open

2009-06-01 Thread Mark Loeser
having to work on other things right now, so I have to decline. Maybe the next time around. Thanks, -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com pgpZqzOCwvr1q.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] rfc: information on localstatedir

2009-05-17 Thread Mark Loeser
are doing it right: http://www.pathname.com/fhs/pub/fhs-2.3.html#VARLIBVARIABLESTATEINFORMATION I guess what I would really like to know is...why does it matter? If something is configurable like that, then it should work regardless of what is put in. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n

Re: [gentoo-dev] Google SoC @ Gentoo - Universal Select Tool

2009-05-10 Thread Mark Loeser
scratch? -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com pgpUGXMzGTQ7a.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: list purpose. was: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: gentoo-x86 commit in app-forensics/memdump: memdump-1.0.1.ebuild ChangeLog

2009-01-05 Thread Mark Loeser
would be that if you don't want to see them to set up a filter. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com pgpgZsS26DXRH.pgp Description: PGP signature

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

2008-12-11 Thread Mark Loeser
working directory http://archives.gentoo.org/gentoo-dev/msg_5ba467bbd5a0820e040210683702a67f.xml Ditto. * RFC: DEFINED_PHASES magic metadata variable http://archives.gentoo.org/gentoo-dev/msg_8c34d8efbc0d31ab28c517403dc83f62.xml Same. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT

[gentoo-dev] An official Gentoo wiki

2008-11-11 Thread Mark Loeser
? Do you see anyway to resolve the issue you see with us having a wiki? -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com pgpR4907laveX.pgp Description: PGP signature

[gentoo-dev] Proposal for how to handle stable ebuilds

2008-11-10 Thread Mark Loeser
, or where obscure expertise is needed. Package maintainers are encouraged to use discretion when removing ebuilds in accordance with this policy. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com

Re: [gentoo-dev] Proposal for how to handle stable ebuilds

2008-11-10 Thread Mark Loeser
Jose Luis Rivero [EMAIL PROTECTED] said: Mark Loeser wrote: Removing Stable Ebuilds If an ebuild meets the time criteria above, and there are no technical issues preventing stabilization, then the maintainer MAY choose to delete an older version even if it is the most recent stable

Re: [gentoo-dev] Bug wrangling

2008-09-08 Thread Mark Loeser
-egory/package) in the Summary field, so searching is easier. jer added some good stuff up on the bug-wranglers page: http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/qa/bug-wranglers/index.xml#doc_chap4 -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web

[gentoo-dev] EAPI usage in the tree

2008-09-03 Thread Mark Loeser
prereleases, please do so in an overlay. Thanks, -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com pgpCNR0gs9t8D.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Gentoo Council Reminder for August 7

2008-08-18 Thread Mark Loeser
know. Thanks, -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com pgpuLxRnl25xF.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Gentoo Council Reminder for August 7

2008-08-18 Thread Mark Loeser
to get them retired. With that being said, I think the same technical issues come into play here as with banning someone from Gentoo entirely. I am not sure how we would be able to enforce this across the board for forcefully retired developers. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo

Re: [gentoo-dev] [GLEP 56] metadata.xml USE flag descriptions [Clarifications]

2008-08-13 Thread Mark Loeser
, adding a space, tab, or newline is perfectly valid, as is using ' to quote the attribute. :) http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/REC-xml11-20060816/#NT-EmptyElemTag http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/REC-xml11-20060816/#NT-AttValue -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark

Re: [gentoo-dev] Jeeves IRC replacement now alive - Willikins

2008-08-06 Thread Mark Loeser
problems/troubles. #gentoo-cpp #gentoo-qa #gentoo-toolchain Thanks Robin, -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com pgpQFFdAQDCRS.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Gentoo Council 2008/2009 - RESULTS

2008-07-05 Thread Mark Loeser
Łukasz Damentko [EMAIL PROTECTED] said: Dear Gentoo Community, Here are your verified and long-awaited results. Gentoo Council for term 2008/2009 will be: Donnie Berkholz (dberkholz) Mark Loeser (Halcy0n) Diego Petteno (Flameeyes) Petteri Raty (Betelgeuse) Luca Barbato (lu_zero

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [v3] Planning for automatic assignment of bugs

2008-07-03 Thread Mark Loeser
Duncan [EMAIL PROTECTED] said: Jim Ramsay [EMAIL PROTECTED] posted [EMAIL PROTECTED], excerpted below, on Tue, 01 Jul 2008 11:29:56 -0400: Mark Loeser [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Its a good idea, but since our users don't always provide useful reports, it seems like we are just shifting

Re: [gentoo-dev] [v3] Planning for automatic assignment of bugs

2008-07-01 Thread Mark Loeser
our users don't always provide useful reports, it seems like we are just shifting work around. Just my 2 cents, -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com pgpIGtI7janth.pgp Description: PGP

Re: [gentoo-dev] Assigning bugs back to bug-wranglers@

2008-06-30 Thread Mark Loeser
is something that anyone can do. I'm hoping to work on it later this week. I have been getting absolutely buried with projects at work recently, which has eaten up a lot of my spare time. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web

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

2008-06-07 Thread Mark Loeser
and innovative things. If you are also sick of all of the politics and want to take the no bullshit approach, that's what I want to try to achieve. We are all volunteers and there is no reason to needlessly troll or bash other people's work. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email

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

2008-06-07 Thread Mark Loeser
I nominate: dev-zero dirtyepic zmedico -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com pgpjvCUmiFCFy.pgp Description: PGP signature

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: dev-cpp/libwrapiter

2008-05-21 Thread Mark Loeser
# Mark Loeser [EMAIL PROTECTED] (21 May 2008) # Dead upstream and not used by anything # Masked for removal in 30 days dev-cpp/libwrapiter -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com

Re: [gentoo-dev] Bug wrangling

2008-05-12 Thread Mark Loeser
toying around with in my head. I'd love to get an actual team set up so we can encourage users to help us get the information we need in bugs so it is less work for us. Several other distributions have such projects, so we have something we can use as a template. -- Mark Loeser email

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: dev-libs/swl

2008-04-02 Thread Mark Loeser
It will be removed at the end of the month. 03 Apr 2008; Mark Loeser [EMAIL PROTECTED] package.mask: mask dev-libs/swl due to dead upstream and not working properly; bug #206163 -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in sys-apps/iproute2: ChangeLog iproute2-2.6.24.20080108.ebuild

2008-03-30 Thread Mark Loeser
things without our knowledge. If we start supporting this across the board, I can see bugs being filed when their patches break and they don't understand what is happening. Thanks, -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in eclass: flag-o-matic.eclass

2008-02-19 Thread Mark Loeser
to the previous policy with regard to changes. Just to clarify slightly: I won't be working on anything other than EAPI=0. Other people may be, but the council said in the latest meeting that they feel we should get EAPI=0 done before adding any new EAPIs to the tree. -- Mark Loeser email

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

2008-02-13 Thread Mark Loeser
, and wolf31o2 -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com pgpQD4IA7V1hk.pgp Description: PGP signature

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

2008-02-13 Thread Mark Loeser
is a list of bugs...give us one document that we can point to) I can get it put into devmanual as soon as I can find the approved authoritative source to base information off of. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: Adding available as a mentor bit to LDAP

2008-02-11 Thread Mark Loeser
to do with (just taking something random here) openmotif, if someone wanted to come on board and maintain that, I'd certainly be interested in mentoring them (same with anything that is lacking a maintainer right now). -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark

Re: [gentoo-dev] GLEP 46: Allow upstream tags in metadata.xml

2008-01-19 Thread Mark Loeser
control. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com pgpPXq07yrA1j.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Concerns about WIPE_TMP change

2008-01-18 Thread Mark Loeser
the correct place to get a discussion going on what should be mentioned when we change default configurations if that is your intention. Thanks, -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com

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

2008-01-15 Thread Mark Loeser
Ryan Hill [EMAIL PROTECTED] said: Mark Loeser wrote: Ryan Hill [EMAIL PROTECTED] said: c) Allow flags from use.desc to also exist in use.local.desc. In the case that a flag for a package exists in both, the use.local.desc description overrides the use.desc one. This allows a more specific

Re: [gentoo-dev] USE flag documentation

2008-01-14 Thread Mark Loeser
first sent it (as far as I know). I forgot to change before resending. Thanks for reminding me. Thanks, -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com pgpnYkNt4leuz.pgp Description: PGP signature

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

2008-01-14 Thread Mark Loeser
on freetype does and what legal implications disabling it can have. Why can't this be done in use.local.desc? -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com pgpty7jvR7m5f.pgp Description: PGP

[gentoo-dev] USE flag documentation

2008-01-13 Thread Mark Loeser
this system to do that we can't do now? Is overriding the USE flag with use.local.desc sufficient and we just need to document the current solution properly? Please...let me know how you feel about this. http://dev.gentoo.org/~halcy0n/gleps/glep-0054.html Thanks, -- Mark Loeser email

Re: [gentoo-dev] USE flag documentation

2007-12-31 Thread Mark Loeser
we should use instead? The reason for the email is to figure out if what we have now is good enough, or if we should switch to something else. How does the glep intend to handle USE_EXPAND? It doesn't say anything about them right now, but since you brought it up...any ideas? :) -- Mark Loeser

Re: [gentoo-dev] USE flag documentation

2007-12-31 Thread Mark Loeser
:) The only benefit use.local.desc gives us is a fast way to list packages using some flags, but that's unreliable at best. If needed such a list could be autogenerated. Completely agree. -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web

[gentoo-dev] USE flag documentation

2007-12-30 Thread Mark Loeser
moving forward. I really don't want to be stuck with something that is going to end up being a pain a year down the road. Thanks, -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com pgp5KMFB9dR0l.pgp

[gentoo-dev] New-style virtuals LICENSE variable

2007-12-16 Thread Mark Loeser
zmedico to commit the repoman change to make sure LICENSE= in the virtual category. Thanks, [1] https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=140180 -- Mark Loeser email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org web - http://www.halcy0n.com pgpEHiB1YmrR7.pgp Description: PGP signature

[gentoo-dev] New-style virtuals LICENSE variable

2007-12-16 Thread Mark Loeser
(Sorry for the spam g-dev, I forgot to send this to dev-announce as well). - Forwarded message from Mark Loeser [EMAIL PROTECTED] - Date: Sun, 16 Dec 2007 20:03:39 -0500 From: Mark Loeser [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: gentoo-dev@lists.gentoo.org Subject: [gentoo-dev] New-style virtuals

[gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in profiles/updates: 4Q-2007

2007-11-06 Thread Mark Loeser
at all and the packages just left the tree. -- Mark Loeser email - mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://www.halcy0n.com pgpXm4ASAsbex.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] evolution of x86 stabling procedures

2006-06-05 Thread Mark Loeser
. Thanks, -- Mark Loeser - Gentoo Developer (cpp gcc-porting qa toolchain x86) email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://dev.gentoo.org/~halcy0n/ http://www.halcy0n.com pgpOD1VY3Mhq5.pgp Description: PGP

Re: [gentoo-dev] QA subproject, TreeCleaners

2006-06-03 Thread Mark Loeser
Alec Warner [EMAIL PROTECTED] said: I propose a new QA subproject, the TreeCleaners. Questions and Comments are welcome, as always. This has my support. Hopefully it will help us get rid of a lot of cruft that hasn't been touched in ages and doesn't even work. Thanks, -- Mark Loeser

[gentoo-dev] Last rites for media-libs/nurbs++

2006-05-29 Thread Mark Loeser
Upstream's last release for this package was in 2002, it doesn't compile with gcc-3.4 (bug #120303), and hasn't had a maintainer for a long time. Unless someone steps up to fix up this package, it will be punted in 30 days. Thanks, -- Mark Loeser - Gentoo Developer (cpp gcc-porting qa

Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC Maintainer-Wanted Bugs/Cleaning]

2006-05-29 Thread Mark Loeser
to maintain them. Comments on this idea are appreciated. I wouldn't mind helping write it and maintain it, but having interest and support in doing something like this is definately going to be needed :) -- Mark Loeser - Gentoo Developer (cpp gcc-porting qa toolchain x86) email - halcy0n

Re: [gentoo-dev] Gentoo Devmanual

2006-05-25 Thread Mark Loeser
:) Thanks, -- Mark Loeser - Gentoo Developer (cpp gcc-porting qa toolchain x86) email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://dev.gentoo.org/~halcy0n/ http://www.halcy0n.com pgpI9MDgupHFZ.pgp Description: PGP

Re: [gentoo-dev] Don't filter --as-needed !

2006-05-23 Thread Mark Loeser
to fix all of these issues. -- Mark Loeser - Gentoo Developer (cpp gcc-porting qa toolchain x86) email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://dev.gentoo.org/~halcy0n/ http://www.halcy0n.com pgpit1oZsBFqk.pgp

[gentoo-dev] Last rites for dev-util/cvsutils

2006-05-18 Thread Mark Loeser
This package is currently without a maintainer and has open QA issues; bug #123708. It was marked as testing on every arch without being tested and could really use someone to clean it up. It will be booted in 30 days if no one wants to keep it around. Thanks, -- Mark Loeser - Gentoo

Re: [gentoo-dev] Paludis and Profiles

2006-05-17 Thread Mark Loeser
for the bug and file it upstream. The only bugs I've marked invalid are for the testing versions of GCC. But, this is entirely off topic. -- Mark Loeser - Gentoo Developer (cpp gcc-porting qa toolchain x86) email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org mark AT halcy0n DOT com web

[gentoo-dev] Alternative Gentoo package managers discussion request (for the council)

2006-05-17 Thread Mark Loeser
not add anything else to the tree for the sole reason of supporting another package manager's features. This includes profiles or any other packages. This will reduce headaches for all of us, and hopefully cut down on needless arguments that get us no where. Thanks, -- Mark Loeser - Gentoo

Re: [gentoo-dev] Paludis and Profiles

2006-05-17 Thread Mark Loeser
to proceed in handling situations like this. -- Mark Loeser - Gentoo Developer (cpp gcc-porting qa toolchain x86) email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://dev.gentoo.org/~halcy0n/ http://www.halcy0n.com

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC - Gentoo Knowledge Base

2006-05-16 Thread Mark Loeser
, and this sounds like it would fill that void. -- Mark Loeser - Gentoo Developer (cpp gcc-porting qa toolchain x86) email - halcy0n AT gentoo DOT org mark AT halcy0n DOT com web - http://dev.gentoo.org/~halcy0n/ http://www.halcy0n.com

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