Re: [gentoo-dev] PSA: switching default tmpfiles virtual provider

2020-11-25 Thread Piotr Karbowski
Hi, On 25/11/2020 22.57, Georgy Yakovlev wrote: > systemd-tmpfiles does not depend on any systemd-isms, does not need dbus, > and is just a drop-in replacement, the only step needed is to emerge the > package. > it's a simple single binary + manpage, binary links to libacl and couple other >

Re: [gentoo-dev] GNU Guix

2020-09-29 Thread Piotr Karbowski
On 29/09/2020 16.02, William Breathitt Gray wrote: > Cuckoo is a spam bot. The bot assumes the first response will be a user > pointing out that the link is dangerous. So the bot's response is to > respond back automatically with an aggressive denial in the hopes that > more users will continue to

Re: [gentoo-dev] GNU Guix

2020-09-29 Thread Piotr Karbowski
On 29/09/2020 14.26, Cuckoo's Calling wrote: > You are so naive and I couldn't stop laughing. I would appreciate it If you'd refrain from sending such messages to mailing list, either go into details when you disagree with people or don't reply at all. Those low level flexing is not welcome here.

Re: [gentoo-dev] Stabilisation of app-admin/ansible-2.10.0

2020-09-15 Thread Piotr Karbowski
Hi, The current state is that the Ansible in tree is not working due to fact that it misses core modules. I'd say 2.10.0 should be masked, as ~arch or stable arch, it does not work, then revbump to use bundle package, not ansible-base. If maintainer want to split it into ansible-base + separated

Re: [gentoo-dev] Packages are up for grabs: zathura and co

2020-08-27 Thread Piotr Karbowski
On 24/08/2020 13.57, Mikle Kolyada wrote: > dev-libs/girara > app-text/zathura-ps > app-text/zathura-pdf-poppler > app-text/zathura-pdf-mupdf > app-text/zathura-djvu > app-text/zathura-cb > app-text/zathura > > > Are for grabs now, I do not use them daily anymore. A separate active > maintainer

Re: [gentoo-dev] rfc: switching default udev provider for new systems to udev

2020-08-11 Thread Piotr Karbowski
On 11/08/2020 15.38, Joonas Niilola wrote: > > On 8/11/20 11:36 AM, Jaco Kroon wrote: >> And I've already provided you one use case where udev doesn't work well >> but eudev does.  I've also mentioned some historic issues I believe >> should already be fixed but which did bit me in systemd-udev

Re: [gentoo-dev] rfc: switching default udev provider for new systems to udev

2020-08-10 Thread Piotr Karbowski
Hi, To summarize - There's no known bugs in eudev that are not in udev - There's no bug that would be fixed by switch from eudev to udev - There's no new feature that would change eudev to udev bring - Currently musl and glibc profiles uses common eudev, after change we whould have musl profile

[gentoo-dev] Re: Last-rites: net-p2p/nicotine+

2020-07-18 Thread Piotr Karbowski
Hi, On 18/07/2020 15.09, Andreas Sturmlechner wrote: > # Andreas Sturmlechner (2020-07-18) > # Stuck on Python 2, depends on deprecated dev-python/pygtk, bug #708162. > # Needs a maintainer and >=2.0.1 version bump. Masked for removal in 30 days. > net-p2p/nicotine+ > Will pick it up. --

[gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-dev-announce] Last rites: */* More Py2 only items

2020-06-29 Thread Piotr Karbowski
On 29/06/2020 02.35, Aaron Bauman wrote: > [...] > net-dns/maradns There's single python script that can work with Python3 (at least in new version) that does that can just use any Python version. I see that it did not got update for over a year, will take it over now and push update tomorrow,

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: News item: xorg-server dropping default suid

2020-06-22 Thread Piotr Karbowski
Hi, On 21/06/2020 22.27, Michał Górny wrote: > No offense but it sounds a little chaotic to me. Which is the reasons we do those reviews. Appreciate the suggestions, just sent revision 2 as the response to the very first email in this thread, please check how it looks now. -- Piotr.

[gentoo-dev] Re: News item: xorg-server dropping default suid

2020-06-22 Thread Piotr Karbowski
Title: xorg-server dropping default suid Author: Piotr Karbowski Posted: 2020-06-22 Revision: 2 News-Item-Format: 2.0 Display-If-Installed: x11-base/xorg-server Starting 2020-07-15, x11-base/xorg-server will default to using the logind interface instead of suid by default. resulting in better

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: News item: xorg-server dropping default suid

2020-06-22 Thread Piotr Karbowski
Hi, On 22/06/2020 06.03, Philip Webb wrote: [...] > I don't want to use 'systemd', as I want to run a traditional UNIX version > of Linux + KDE (or Fluxbox) for a simple single-user desktop system. Then... don't use systemd? I officially give you my approval for that. Read what you quoted in

[gentoo-dev] Re: News item: xorg-server dropping default suid

2020-06-21 Thread Piotr Karbowski
Hi, Re-sending news item inline. ### Title: xorg-server dropping default suid Author: Piotr Karbowski Posted: 2020-06-22 Revision: 1 News-Item-Format: 2.0 Display-If-Installed: x11-base/xorg-server The Gentoo X11 Team is announcing that starting with 15th of July, the x11-base/xorg-server

[gentoo-dev] News item: xorg-server dropping default suid

2020-06-21 Thread Piotr Karbowski
Hi, Please find news item attached. -- Piotr. Title: xorg-server dropping default suid Author: Piotr Karbowski Posted: 2020-06-22 Revision: 1 News-Item-Format: 2.0 Display-If-Installed: x11-base/xorg-server The Gentoo X11 Team is announcing that starting with 15th of July, the x11-base/xorg

Re: [gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs

2020-05-27 Thread Piotr Karbowski
Hi, On 27/05/2020 01.31, Brian Dolbec wrote: > * dev-python/boto3 > * dev-python/botocore Do you mind if I join you on those? I use them a lot, and I planned to comaintain awscli since Patrick is the only one current maintainer of those, boto3 is vital part of it too. -- Piotr. signature.asc

Re: [gentoo-dev] x11-base/xorg-server: No longer enabling suid by default.

2020-05-26 Thread Piotr Karbowski
Hi, On 26/05/2020 09.23, Philip Webb wrote: > 200526 Piotr Karbowski wrote: >> On 26/05/2020 00.34, Philip Webb wrote: >>> I'ld rather you didn't. >> You didn't provided any rationale for that. > > I thought I did (smile). > >> Running X as root is anti-

Re: [gentoo-dev] x11-base/xorg-server: No longer enabling suid by default.

2020-05-26 Thread Piotr Karbowski
Hi, On 26/05/2020 00.34, Philip Webb wrote: > I'ld rather you didn't. You didn't provided any rationale for that. Running X as root is anti pattern, especially nowadays when so little effort is required to not have to run it as root. You can either enable elogind, or you can enable suid if you

[gentoo-dev] x11-base/xorg-server: No longer enabling suid by default.

2020-05-25 Thread Piotr Karbowski
Hi, For years the xorg-server in Gentoo was defaulting to be running with suid, even those that does not really require it, like systemd users and those who runs elogind still end up with X as uid 0 because of +suid default. Times has changed, we now have +elogind in desktop profile, xorg-server

[gentoo-dev] Last-rites: x11-drivers/xf86-input-{keyboard,mouse}

2020-05-03 Thread Piotr Karbowski
# Piotr Karbowski (2020-05-03) # Obsolete input drivers, use x11-drivers/xf86-input-libinput # or x11-drivers/xf86-input-evdev instead. # Removal in 30 days. x11-drivers/xf86-input-keyboard x11-drivers/xf86-input-mouse For more information see https://gitweb.gentoo.org/data/gentoo-news.git/tree

[gentoo-dev] Re: News item: Deprecation and removal of legacy X11 input drivers.

2020-04-02 Thread Piotr Karbowski
Hi, On 02/04/2020 17.26, Piotr Karbowski wrote: > Hi, > > Updated with what Ulm and Soup pointed out, while keeping the long > sentence, that even it's long, is still beneficial to have. Revision > bumped to 2, date bumped to tomorrow's. My apology, s/Soup/Soap/. -- Piotr.

[gentoo-dev] Re: News item: Deprecation and removal of legacy X11 input drivers.

2020-04-02 Thread Piotr Karbowski
Hi, Updated with what Ulm and Soup pointed out, while keeping the long sentence, that even it's long, is still beneficial to have. Revision bumped to 2, date bumped to tomorrow's. --- news item below --- Title: Deprecation of legacy X11 input drivers Author: Piotr Karbowski Posted: 2020-04-03

[gentoo-dev] News item: Deprecation and removal of legacy X11 input drivers.

2020-04-01 Thread Piotr Karbowski
Title: Deprecation and removal of legacy X11 input drivers. Author: Piotr Karbowski Posted: 2020-04-02 Revision: 1 News-Item-Format: 2.0 Display-If-Installed: x11-drivers/xf86-input-mouse Display-If-Installed: x11-drivers/xf86-input-keyboard The Gentoo X11 Team is announcing the deprecation

Re: [gentoo-dev] Needs ideas: Upcoming circular dependency: expat <> CMake

2019-12-18 Thread Piotr Karbowski
Hi, On 18/12/2019 22.08, Michał Górny wrote: > I know that's an unhappy idea but maybe it's time to include CMake > in stage3. Then it would be just a matter of temporarily enabling > bundled libs for stage builds, I guess. Not sure what's unhappy about it, but I like the idea, it will be

[gentoo-dev] Proposal: change to default policy of doing changes to packages that are maintained by other developers

2019-10-21 Thread Piotr Karbowski
Hi, I'd like to bring the topic of defining default policy to do changes to packages within ::gentoo that one does not maintain. This topic goes back from time to time on #gentoo-dev, and as I was told, it was originally sent to gentoo-dev mailing list by robbat2 (I failed to find this in

Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] Using HTTPS mirrors only in thirdpartymirrors (when possible)

2019-09-29 Thread Piotr Karbowski
Hi, On 29/09/2019 11.56, Michał Górny wrote: > WDYT? You mean using HTTPS-only mirrors in 3rdparty mirrors? I am on board with that. Ideally, we would switch all of Gentoo resources to HTTPS too. I had a short discussion about it in #-infra where I was looking for distfiles and stage3 snapshots

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

2019-05-11 Thread Piotr Karbowski
On 11/05/2019 18.00, Virgil Dupras wrote: > Although I don't use it anymore because I find it too heavy for my > needs, Ansible is generally seen as a good replacement. FWIW Ansible does not seems that heavy when you realize that you can put a exec bit on a playbook, set shebang to

Re: [gentoo-dev] State of elogind integration and the default +elogind local USE flag on xorg-server.

2019-03-22 Thread Piotr Karbowski
Hi, For time being the IUSE has been reverted to the old +suid, elogind is now opt-in and not enabled by default. This preserves the old, working-for-everyone-everywhere default flags. -- Piotr. pEpkey.asc Description: application/pgp-keys

Re: [gentoo-dev] State of elogind integration and the default +elogind local USE flag on xorg-server.

2019-03-22 Thread Piotr Karbowski
Hi, On 22/03/2019 21.47, Andreas Sturmlechner wrote: > Therefore, not one single package, unless it hard-depends on exactly-one-of ( > elogind systemd ) should enable elogind by default at this time. Doing so now > only makes people switch it off globally either before or after they are >

Re: [gentoo-dev] State of elogind integration and the default +elogind local USE flag on xorg-server.

2019-03-22 Thread Piotr Karbowski
Hi, On 22/03/2019 21.43, Brian Evans wrote: > What are the implications, if any, of using DMs which are not aware of > {,e}logind? Do they work without modification? My understanding is that such DMs, like lightdm, fork X as root anyway, so there's no implication here, regardless if you have

[gentoo-dev] State of elogind integration and the default +elogind local USE flag on xorg-server.

2019-03-22 Thread Piotr Karbowski
Hi, I'd like to discuss here the current state of elogind integration as a whole, and the follow-up work that is now required, after I've put a default on local USE flag +elogind on xorg-server while dropping default suid flag in my commit yesterday. The motivation on the changes was to follow