Re: [gentoo-dev] games.eclass policy

2016-02-16 Thread Michael Sterrett
On Wed, Feb 17, 2016 at 2:39 AM, Michał Górny wrote: > The games team was pretty much formed of two kinds of developers back then. > One kind was retired developers, the other kind was developers who did what > they cared about and ignored everything and everyone else. Bugs,

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in games-strategy/freeciv: metadata.xml ChangeLog freeciv-2.5.0.ebuild

2015-03-19 Thread Michael Sterrett
We're following the upstream default for that. When the upstream default changes to gtk+:3 then so will the ebuild. Currently the gtk+:3 gui is listed as experimental. On Thu, Mar 19, 2015 at 5:00 PM, hasufell hasuf...@gentoo.org wrote: On 03/19/2015 09:38 PM, Lars Wendler (polynomial-c)

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in dev-libs/libuv: libuv-1.2.1.ebuild ChangeLog

2015-01-16 Thread Michael Sterrett
What now? There's nothing bad mood about that email and your question is a deflection. Patrick, you're the one in the wrong here. If there's a maintainer in the metadata.xml file it's polite to touch base before changing the state of the package. The proper reply was, Oh, sorry, next time

[gentoo-dev] last rites: dev-java/jdictrayapi

2013-12-09 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (10 Dec 2013) # Dead upstream; requires java-1.5; open bugs: # https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=196522 # https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=241512 # https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=355055 # Masked for removal on 20140109 dev-java

[gentoo-dev] last rites: additional gtk+:1 and glib:1 users I missed last time

2013-11-13 Thread Michael Sterrett
gtk+:1 and glib:1 using apps masked for removal on 20131213 app-text/gsview mail-client/gbuffy net-print/pup dev-libs/libsmtp net-analyzer/traffic-vis

[gentoo-dev] last rites: old gtk+-1 packages

2013-09-19 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (19 Sep 2013) # masked for removal on 20131019 app-dicts/babytrans app-dicts/babytrans-en2en app-dicts/babytrans-en2fre app-dicts/babytrans-en2ger app-dicts/babytrans-en2ita app-dicts/babytrans-en2pt app-dicts/babytrans-en2spa app-mobilephone/tsemgr dev

[gentoo-dev] last rites: dev-db/edb

2013-09-18 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (19 Sep 2013) # dead upstream and unused by anything in the tree # masked for removal on 20131019 dev-db/edb

[gentoo-dev] repoman default

2013-06-24 Thread Michael Sterrett
repoman should default to the -I behavior: discuss.

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-emulation/xmess

2013-04-02 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (02 Apr 2013) # masked for removal on 20130502 # replaced by games-emulation/sdlmess games-emulation/xmess

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-strategy/freecraft

2013-02-18 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (18 Feb 2013) # Quite dead. Use games-engines/stratagus instead. # Masked for removal on 20130320. games-strategy/freecraft

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-strategy/x2, games-strategy/x2-demo

2013-02-13 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (13 Feb 2013) # No longer licensed for sale upstream. # Masked for removal on 20130315. games-strategy/x2 games-strategy/x2-demo

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-arcade/bitefusion

2013-01-31 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (31 Jan 2013) # Upstream is dead and gone. # Masked for removal on 20130302 games-arcade/bitefusion

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-action/trackballs, games-misc/gnurobots

2013-01-31 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (31 Jan 2013) # Old, dead upstream and require guile[deprecated] # Masked for removal on 20130302 games-action/trackballs games-misc/gnurobots

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-arcade/xboing

2013-01-31 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (31 Jan 2013) # Old, dead upstream, slightly broken and uses imake. # Masked for removal on 20130302 games-arcade/xboing

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-puzzle/kmagnet

2013-01-28 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (28 Jan 2013) # Doesn't work with newer KDE and upstream seems dead (bug #453756) # Masked for removal on 20130227 games-puzzle/kmagnet

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-emulation/snes9express

2012-10-20 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (20 Oct 2012) # Last version from 2009 and superseded by snes9x[gtk] # Masked for removal on 20121119 games-emulation/snes9express

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-roguelike/falconseye

2012-09-25 Thread Michael Sterrett
games-roguelike/falconseye has been masked since 2006 and it's been dead upstream for possibly longer. Probably should have punted it awhile ago, but it's gone now.

Re: [gentoo-dev] ebuild laziness and binpkg overhead

2012-06-12 Thread Michael Sterrett
Calling use in global scope isn't allowed so what are you suggesting they do instead? On Tue, Jun 12, 2012 at 11:02 PM, Mike Frysinger vap...@gentoo.org wrote: i've noticed a growing trend where people put setup of variables into pkg_setup that only matter to src_* funcs presumably so they

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-util/nforenum

2012-05-31 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (31 May 2012) # No longer needed. # Masked for removal on 20120630 games-util/nforenum

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-arcade/ssc

2012-05-16 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (16 May 2012) # doesn't work with latest ode and last release in 2003. # Masked for removal on 20120615 games-arcade/ssc

Re: [gentoo-dev] skel.ebuild cosmetics (move RESTRICT after DEPEND)

2012-05-06 Thread Michael Sterrett
I prefer it right after IUSE which is where it currently is in skel.ebuild.

Re: [gentoo-dev] Help on getting media-libs/svgalib fixed

2012-02-20 Thread Michael Sterrett
Maybe it's time to just punt svgalib? There are only 46 ebuilds that use it (some, optionally). On Sun, Feb 19, 2012 at 6:30 AM, Pacho Ramos pa...@gentoo.org wrote: Hello You can see current opened bugs for svgalib here: https://bugs.gentoo.org/buglist.cgi?quicksearch=media-libs%

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

2012-01-14 Thread Michael Sterrett
Can you give an example of how you think it would be used in an ebuild? 2012/1/14 Paweł Hajdan, Jr. phajdan...@gentoo.org: On 1/14/12 12:21 PM, Ulrich Mueller wrote: It can't be a USE flag, but something like the following might work: # @ECLASS-VARIABLE: CDROM_DISABLE_PROPERTIES #

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-fps/fuhquake-bin

2011-11-10 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (10 Nov 2011) # Masked for removal on 20111210 # It's dead Jim. games-fps/fuhquake-bin

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-arcade/stepmania

2011-10-17 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (17 Oct 2011) # Masked for removal on 2016 # https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=295776 # https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=308375 # https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=383101 games-arcade/stepmania

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games gtk+:1 packages

2011-10-17 Thread Michael Sterrett
These packages have been masked for over a year: games-arcade/cervi games-emulation/darcnes games-emulation/epsxe games-emulation/gtuxnes games-emulation/infones games-emulation/pcsx games-emulation/pcsx2 games-emulation/ps2emu-cddvdlinuz games-emulation/ps2emu-cdvdiso

Re: [gentoo-dev] last rites: games gtk+:1 packages

2011-10-17 Thread Michael Sterrett
You mean the (mostly) stable GTK 2.x release ? Yeah. If it gets there we can add it back. On Mon, Oct 17, 2011 at 3:23 PM, James Ausmus james.aus...@gmail.com wrote: On Mon, Oct 17, 2011 at 11:48 AM, Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org wrote: These packages have been masked for over

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-roguelike/fargoal

2011-10-12 Thread Michael Sterrett
+# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (12 Oct 2011) +# Upstream has moved to commercial development and +# the latest version doesn't work with newer allegro. +# Masked for removal on 2011 +# bug #369271 +games-roguelike/fargoal

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-fps/quake3-rally

2011-10-03 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (03 Oct 2011) # Looks like a rewrite which is only in alpha status from upstream. # Masked for removal on 2002 # bug #338754 games-fps/quake3-rally

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-fps/ut2004-redorchestra

2011-09-27 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (27 Sep 2011) # Upstream has gone away and the files aren't mirrored on liflg.org anymore. # Masked for removal on 20111027 # bug #335562 games-fps/ut2004-redorchestra

[gentoo-dev] last rites: some maintainer-needed, gtk+:1-using packages

2011-09-27 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (27 Sep 2011) # maintainer-needed, gtk+:1 using packages. # Masked for removal on 20111027 app-arch/guitar app-misc/endeavour app-misc/ithought app-misc/mtoolsfm media-radio/xconvers sci-calculators/grpn

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-action/dungeon

2011-09-22 Thread Michael Sterrett
+# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (22 Sep 2011) +# Doesn't work and upstream has gone away. +# Masked for removal on 20111022 +# See bug #382831 +games-action/dungeon

[gentoo-dev] removing ebuilds

2011-07-31 Thread Michael Sterrett
Just as a reminder - you can't break the stable tree by removing ebuilds even if there's a big scary security bug. I restored the latest stable ebuild until the arch teams do their thing for bug #377143

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-misc/jugglemaster games-util/taxidraw

2011-01-20 Thread Michael Sterrett
+# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (20 Jan 2011) +# wxgtk:2.6 is going away so mask these for removal on 20110219 +games-misc/jugglemaster +games-util/taxidraw

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-sports/race

2010-11-29 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (29 Nov 2010) # No upstream, no real gameplay, crashes (bug #347199) # Masked for removal on 20101229 games-sports/race

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-simulation/secondlife-bin

2010-11-29 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (29 Nov 2010) # Non-games-team addition that is too painful to maintain. # Masked for removal on 20101229 games-simulation/secondlife-bin

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-action/xshipwars and media-libs/yiff

2010-11-08 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (08 Oct 2010) # Broken on newer X setups and public server seems dead. # Also the last user of yiff in the tree. Time to move on. # Mask for removal on 20101208 games-action/xshipwars media-libs/yiff

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-mud/panache

2010-11-07 Thread Michael Sterrett
+# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (07 Oct 2010) +# No release since 2002; uses gnome-vfs +# Mask for removal on 20101207 +games-mud/panache

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-arcade/emergence-bin

2010-10-21 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (21 Oct 2010) # Dead upstream # masked for removal on 20101120 games-arcade/emergence-bin

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-emulation/xmame

2010-08-17 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (17 Aug 2010) # Mask for removal 20100916 # Development has moved to games-emulation/sdlmame; # use that package instead. games-emulation/xmame

[gentoo-dev] last rites: dev-libs/linux-fusion

2010-08-13 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (13 Aug 2010) # Mask for removal 20100913 # Doesn't work with newer kernels (Bug 316869) dev-libs/linux-fusion

Re: [gentoo-dev] keepdir /var/run/package/?

2010-08-12 Thread Michael Sterrett
What you're saying doesn't agree with http://www.pathname.com/fhs/pub/fhs-2.3.html#VARRUNRUNTIMEVARIABLEDATA On Thu, Aug 12, 2010 at 2:29 PM, Eray Aslan eray.as...@caf.com.tr wrote: It is perfectly legal to clear /var/run across reboots.  Below is a bug from a user that ran into some trouble

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-strategy/castle-combat

2010-04-05 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (05 Apr 2010) # Needs dev-python/numeric which is going away. # No release since 2006 # Masked for removal on 20100505 games-strategy/castle-combat

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

2010-03-03 Thread Michael Sterrett
I've remove the mask for games-fps/openarena. The mask was done without consulting the games team. On Wed, Mar 3, 2010 at 8:09 AM, Samuli Suominen ssuomi...@gentoo.org wrote: On 03/03/2010 02:58 PM, Ryan Hill wrote: Dne 3.3.2010 12:32, Joshua Saddler napsal(a): On Wed, 03 Mar 2010 13:35:10

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-util/dzip

2010-01-20 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Last release in 2003. Doesn't work with latest zlib. # masked for removal on 20100219 games-util/dzip

Re: [gentoo-dev] last rites: games-util/dzip

2010-01-20 Thread Michael Sterrett
You can look at the discussion at http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=288905 but with the last release in 2003 it seems like a pretty dead package. On Wed, Jan 20, 2010 at 2:53 PM, Hanno Böck ha...@hboeck.de wrote: Am Mittwoch 20 Januar 2010 schrieb Michael Sterrett: # Last release in 2003

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-strategy/freelords

2009-12-21 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (21 Dec 2009) # Doesn't work anymore; the version in portage is no longer # supported by upstream and no newer version is yet available. # Planned removal on 20100120 games-strategy/freelords

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-fps/nprquake-sdl

2009-12-07 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (07 Dec 2009) # Last release in 2002; writes to GAMES_DATADIR; # unmaintained by upstream. # Removal on 20100106 games-fps/nprquake-sdl

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-rpg/tux_aqfh

2009-11-02 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Upstream seems dead; segfaults; unplayable on modern systems games-rpg/tux_aqfh

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-rpg/galaxymage

2009-10-19 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (19 Oct 2009) # Homepage is gone; requires dev-python/numeric; last released in 2006 games-rpg/galaxymage

[gentoo-dev] last rites: games-action/astromenace-bin

2009-10-01 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Doesn't work with newer openal. Use games-action/openastromenace instead. games-action/astromenace-bin

[gentoo-dev] last rites for games-arcade/moagg

2009-06-09 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (09 Jun 2009) # masked for removal in 30 days. # upstream sez: Due lack of time and motivation to continue, the # development ended with the 0.18 release in summer 2005... games-arcade/moagg

[gentoo-dev] last rites for kde-misc/kleansweep

2009-04-06 Thread Michael Sterrett
+# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (06 Apr 2009) +# Masked for removal in 30 days. +# Doesn't work with the latest versions of dev-util/scons. +# Last release in 2006. Removal approved by Gentoo KDE team. +kde-misc/kleansweep

[gentoo-dev] last rites for net-irc/lostirc

2009-03-09 Thread Michael Sterrett
# Michael Sterrett mr_bon...@gentoo.org (09 Mar 2009) # Masked for removal in 30 days. # Needs removed version of dev-libs/libsigc++, broken autotools... # Bug 215302 and bug 223771 net-irc/lostirc

Re: [gentoo-dev] prepalldocs is now banned

2009-02-18 Thread Michael Sterrett
I added a prepalldocs function to eutils.eclass to provide the functionality. It implements the behavior of the current stable sys-apps/portage-2.1.6.4. Have fun, Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- mr_bon...@gentoo.org On Fri, Feb 13, 2009 at 4:30 PM, Thomas Anderson gentoofa...@gentoo.org wrote

Re: [gentoo-dev] prepalldocs is now banned

2009-02-18 Thread Michael Sterrett
It's already fixed.

Re: [gentoo-dev] prepalldocs is now banned

2009-02-17 Thread Michael Sterrett
: 3089515 So everybody who emerges gnupg since this change is wasting space for no good reason. Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- mr_bon...@gentoo.org

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

2008-08-30 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
Masked media-sound/gogo for removal. Upstream seems dead and it doesn't build with nasm-2 Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED]

[gentoo-dev] Re: lastrite: dev-cpp/libherdstat and app-portage/herdstat

2008-06-07 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
On Sun, 8 Jun 2008, Alin N�~Cstac wrote: glimpse can be used to search stuff in all metadata.xml files. The tree's small enough that grep -r gives enough performance. Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED]

[gentoo-dev] Re: explicit -r0 in ebuild filename

2008-03-29 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
The ebuild howto has been clear on this topic for quite a while: The fourth subsection of the package name is the Gentoo Linux-specific revision number ({-r#}). This subsection, like the suffix, is also optional. # is a non-zero positive integer; e.g., package-4.5.3-r3 Michael Sterrett -Mr

[gentoo-dev] libol masked for removal

2008-01-26 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
# Michael Sterrett [EMAIL PROTECTED] (26 Jan 2008) # Support library for old versions of syslog-ng # No longer needed. Removal in 30 days. dev-libs/libol Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] -- gentoo-dev@lists.gentoo.org mailing list

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

2008-01-05 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
On Sun, 6 Jan 2008, Ciaran McCreesh wrote: So nothing that's a priority for the users of those archs then. Now please provide specific examples of how anyone is being held up. http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=202726 Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] -- [EMAIL PROTECTED

[gentoo-dev] Re: [RFC] Some new global USE-flags

2007-12-27 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
No on logrotate per several previous conversations. The majority of the ones listed are not globally relevent which is the first criteria for creating a new global use flag. Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] -- [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in net-fs/openafs: ChangeLog openafs-1.4.5_pre1.ebuild

2007-10-14 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
these, but they still need quotes. No they don't. Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] -- [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in sys-fs/evms: ChangeLog evms-2.5.5-r8.ebuild

2007-10-11 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
\ of \ patches \ here Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED]

[gentoo-dev] net-firewall/firestarter masked for removal

2007-05-29 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
and maintain this package, they're welcome to it, otherwise, I'll remove it in thirty days. Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] -- [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list

[gentoo-dev] app-emulation/vmware-gsx-console masked for removal in May

2007-04-20 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
# Michael Sterrett [EMAIL PROTECTED] (20 Apr 2007) # masked for removal in May # No reply from maintainer on bug #169198 # Uses old Manifest format. app-emulation/vmware-gsx-console Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] -- [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list

[gentoo-dev] masking packages

2007-04-02 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
of. Please be more careful with package masking in the future. Thanks, Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED]

[gentoo-dev] Re: [last rites] virtual/x11

2007-03-25 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
I commented this out of package.mask. x11-libs/fox-1.2.6-r2 still uses it. Need to fix that up before masking it. Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] On Sun, 25 Mar 2007, Stefan Schweizer wrote: Hi, virtual/x11 has been deprecated for some time and now that all packages

[gentoo-dev] games-strategy/mylink masked for removal

2007-03-21 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
# Michael Sterrett [EMAIL PROTECTED] (21 Mar 2007) # masked for removal in April. # Old and nasty. Not supported by upstream. games-strategy/mylink Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] -- gentoo-dev@gentoo.org mailing list

[gentoo-dev] clanlib-0.6 and friends masked for removal

2007-03-19 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
# Michael Sterrett [EMAIL PROTECTED] (19 Mar 2007) # masked for removal in April. # Old and nasty. Not supported by upstream. # use the newer versions of clanlib instead. =dev-games/clanlib-0.6* media-libs/hermes games-sports/trophy games-action/clanbomber games-puzzle/pingus Michael Sterrett

[gentoo-dev] sdlvexed package masked for removal

2007-03-09 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
# Michael Sterrett [EMAIL PROTECTED] (08 Mar 2007) # masked for removal on April 9 # Doesn't work with dev-perl/sdl-perl-2 and no upstream release # since 2004. # http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=155934 games-puzzle/sdlvexed Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] -- gentoo-dev

[gentoo-dev] Re: Introducing Daniel Robbins (drobbins)

2007-02-27 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
On Tue, 27 Feb 2007, Petteri Räty wrote: Please give him the usual warm welcome. WB drobbins. Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED]

[gentoo-dev] Re: Packages requiring explicit db versions?

2007-02-27 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
On Tue, 27 Feb 2007, Caleb Tennis wrote: If anyone has a package that won't work with =sys-libs/db-4.2* please reply. Note that this doesn't affect the 1.85 and 3.2.9 series'. Looks like dev-python/bsddb3-4.1.3 Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] -- gentoo-dev@gentoo.org

[gentoo-dev] Re: [RFC] custom-cflags global USE

2007-02-21 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
. Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] On Wed, 21 Feb 2007, Danny van Dyk wrote: Am Mittwoch, 21. Februar 2007 18:25 schrieb Timothy Redaelli: Ciaran McCreesh wrote: On Wed, 21 Feb 2007 14:32:56 +0100 Timothy Redaelli [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: | What do you think about custom-cflags

[gentoo-dev] media-tv/rivatv last rites

2007-02-06 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
RepoMan sez: media-tv/rivatv/rivatv-0.8.6.ebuild: not migrated to modular X media-tv/rivatv/rivatv-0.8.6-r1.ebuild: not migrated to modular X At this point, no one cares so it's being punted. Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] -- gentoo-dev@gentoo.org mailing list

[gentoo-dev] three packages masked for removal

2006-10-29 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
games-action/phobiaiii, media-libs/allegttf, and games-strategy/magnant have been masked for removal. Details in package.mask and bugs. Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=150431 http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=136513 http

[gentoo-dev] Re: implicit vs explicit dependencies

2006-10-23 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
Depends on what eclasses the ebuild uses. If you inherit autotools and hope that the implicit RDEPEND=DEPEND in the ebuild happens, you'll be disappointed. Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] On Mon, 23 Oct 2006, Simon Stelling wrote: Alin Nastac wrote: Up till now, I relied

[gentoo-dev] Re: GLEP 42?

2006-10-11 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
it, but it's easy enough to tweak if people prefer something else... What's the point of all the square brackets? Is there some benefit over just [foo -bar baz]? Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] -- gentoo-dev@gentoo.org mailing list

[gentoo-dev] Re: Re: GLEP 42?

2006-10-11 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
On Wed, 11 Oct 2006, Ciaran McCreesh wrote: On Wed, 11 Oct 2006 15:52:08 -0400 (EDT) Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: | What's the point of all the square brackets? Is there some benefit | over just [foo -bar baz]? Spaces in dep atoms would be highly evil, since it'd

[gentoo-dev] Re: Proposal for cleaning portage a bit (themes and other eyecandy stuff)

2006-08-21 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
That wastes space. Why would you want to install a theme several times for each user when you can just install it once and have everyone use it? Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] On Mon, 21 Aug 2006, Jose Alberto Suarez Lopez wrote: I have another proposal... remove all

[gentoo-dev] Re: SpanKY's Nominations for the Gentoo Council 2007

2006-07-31 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
I appreciate the nomination but I already see enough people on the ballot that I'd like to see fill the positions. So, this year, I'll decline the nomination. Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] Mike Frysinger wrote: i guess i'll start off some mass nominations of random

[gentoo-dev] Re: [RFC] Useflags: qt, qt3, qt4?

2006-06-21 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
interface over the gtk1 interface if a package supported both. Thankfully, we've mostly moved past the gtk/gtk2 use flag mess now. Let's try not to make it quite so hard for people with the qt toolkit. Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] -- gentoo-dev@gentoo.org mailing list

[gentoo-dev] Re: Re: [RFC] Useflags: qt, qt3, qt4?

2006-06-21 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
sense on a per-package basis and when it's deemed to be reasonable by the package maintainer. Easy to keep track of because they'd all be in use.local.desc. Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] -- gentoo-dev@gentoo.org mailing list

[gentoo-dev] Re: Default useflag cleanups: -apm -foomaticdb -fortran -imlib -motif -oss -xmms

2006-06-05 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
correctly. Some games fail in pkg_setup if sdl-mixer isn't built with mikmod but I'm not sure if we've added the built_with_use check to all of the games that need it yet. Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] -- gentoo-dev@gentoo.org mailing list

[gentoo-dev] Re: LINGUAS support

2006-05-15 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
localepurge works fine. No need for portage to do it. Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] On Mon, 15 May 2006, Tuan Van wrote: The other day spyderous was looking for a tool to remove extra .po that he doesn't need. I recommended him to set LINGUAS in make.conf. Then I

[gentoo-dev] Re: aging ebuilds with unstable keywords

2006-04-10 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
Because you can't cut-n-paste the url when editing the ebuild. Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] On Mon, 10 Apr 2006, Paul de Vrieze wrote: On Monday 10 April 2006 05:26, Daniel Ahlberg wrote: * if ebuild has $PN in SRC_URI (cosmetic). Why is this one bad? It creates some

[gentoo-dev] Re: Last rites for app-misc/colortail

2006-04-03 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
You broke deps with that masking. I've commented it in package.mask so you can fix that up first. Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] On Sun, 2 Apr 2006, Mark Loeser wrote: Upstream has been dead for years and is unmaintained. Also requires some reworking to compile with gcc

[gentoo-dev] Re: h264/x264 global useflag

2006-01-02 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
to be used by an handful of media project. Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] -- gentoo-dev@gentoo.org mailing list

[gentoo-dev] Re: $BUILDDIR in ebuilds

2005-12-25 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
Like in here? app-doc/halibut/halibut-0.9.ebuild: BUILDDIR=${S}/build \ net-dns/maradns/maradns-1.0.27.ebuild:BUILDDIR=${S}/build \ net-dns/maradns/maradns-1.0.32.ebuild:BUILDDIR=${S}/build \ Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] On Sun, 25

[gentoo-dev] state of ebooks

2005-12-23 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
situation is that all the ebook ebuilds are masked and ebookmerge is marked unstable. That's very annoying for those on stable-only systems. Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] -- gentoo-dev@gentoo.org mailing list

[gentoo-dev] Re: python-2.4.2 marked stable x86

2005-10-13 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
Fixed in 2.4.2 according to their Changelog. Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] On Thu, 13 Oct 2005, Lares Moreau wrote: On Wed, 2005-10-12 at 23:41 -0700, Rob Cakebread wrote: There is a memory leak in python-2.4.1 so 2.4.2 was marked stable on x86. Is the memory leak

[gentoo-dev] Re: default logger

2005-09-28 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
example configs available which might be attractive to people and for advanced use, I expect that people will want to modify syslog-ng.conf themselves. Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] -- gentoo-dev@gentoo.org mailing list

[gentoo-dev] Re: Modular X plans

2005-08-02 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
(ala sys-kernel/linux-headers, etc.) but since upstream uses that name, I guess I can live with it. Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] -- gentoo-dev@gentoo.org mailing list

[gentoo-dev] Re: IUSE and eclasses

2005-07-07 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
as well. Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] -- gentoo-dev@gentoo.org mailing list

[gentoo-dev] Re: RFC: qt.eclass

2005-06-30 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
-3.3.3-r1 =x11-libs/qt-3.3.3-r2 =x11-libs/qt-3.3.3-r3 =x11-libs/qt-3.3.4 ) Why use a function then? Why not just supply a variable in the eclass that is put in the DEPEND? Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] -- gentoo-dev@gentoo.org mailing list

[gentoo-dev] Re: ekeyword and ordering

2005-06-06 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
On Mon, 6 Jun 2005, Aron Griffis wrote: As some of you have noticed, I made a change recently in ekeyword that causes ekeyword to alphabetize the keywords. I've realized I should The games team has been alphabetizing keywords for some time. Just an added datapoint. Michael Sterrett -Mr

[gentoo-dev] Re: New global useflag proposal: radius

2005-06-05 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
Nothing wrong with having three packages with a local use flag. Global use flags are for use flags with global appeal/usage. So far, to me it looks like radius should stay a local use flag. Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.- [EMAIL PROTECTED] On Mon, 6 Jun 2005, Alin Nastac wrote

[gentoo-dev] gnome repoman

2005-05-02 Thread Michael Sterrett -Mr. Bones.-
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