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

2019-12-19 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 19.12.19 18:37, Michał Górny wrote: > We have a better alternative that lets us limit the impact on the users. > Why not use it? Which one? The CMake bootstrap copy? The adding to stage3 one?

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

2019-12-19 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hey! On 19.12.19 17:03, Michał Górny wrote: >> B) Introduce USE flag "system-expat" to CMake similar to existing >>flag "system-jsoncpp", have it off by default, keep reminding >>CMake upstream to update their bundle >> >> [..] > > It violates the policy on bundled libraries. Same for

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

2019-12-19 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hey! Thanks everyone for your thoughts so far! >From what I heard, these two options seem realistic to me: A) Ask the KDE team for help with teaming up on a new package dev-util/cmake-bootstrap, keep it in sync with dev-util/cmake, make sure both packages co-exists with full disjoint

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

2019-12-19 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 19.12.19 14:32, Rolf Eike Beer wrote: > These things _are_ updated regularly To be fair they update because I keep opening update requests: https://gitlab.kitware.com/cmake/cmake/issues?scope=all=%E2%9C%93=closed=expat+update

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

2019-12-18 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hi all, I noticed that dev-util/cmake depends on dev-libs/expat and that libexpat upstream (where I'm involved) is in the process of dropping GNU Autotools altogether in favor of CMake in the near future, potentially the next release (without any known target release date). CMake bundles a

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: Gimp and related (gegl, babl, mypaint)

2019-10-28 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hello, I need to admit that I don't have enough time to keep up with maintaining the Gimp-related packages well enough in Gentoo. Latest ebuild of Babl and Gegl ebuilds are using Meson by now, Gimp is up next and 2.10.14 is just out the door. These packages are up for grabs now:

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: sys-fs/pytagsfs

2019-05-22 Thread Sebastian Pipping
# Sebastian Pipping (22 May 2019) # Masked for removal in 30 days (bug #686562) # Unfixed bug, dead upstream, not relevant enough sys-fs/pytagsfs

Re: [gentoo-dev] Merge 7 Fedora wallpapers packages to single one with slots?

2018-02-01 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hi Alec, On 27.01.2018 22:58, Alec Warner wrote: > > I noticed that we have 7 packages on Fedora wallpapers with names that > > only explain themselves to Fedora insiders: > > So traditionally we follow upstream package naming. If we aim to > deviate, I'd prefer we have strong reasons

Re: [gentoo-dev] Merge 7 Fedora wallpapers packages to single one with slots?

2018-01-27 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 27.01.2018 19:06, Sebastian Pipping wrote: > 11-solar > 12-constantine > 13-goddard > 14-laughlin > 15-lovelock > 16-verne Correction: 10-solar 11-leonidas 12-constantine 13-goddard 14-laughlin 15-lovelock 16-verne

Re: [gentoo-dev] Merge 7 Fedora wallpapers packages to single one with slots?

2018-01-27 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hi, On 27.01.2018 17:32, Michael Orlitzky wrote: > If you do merge them, then it might be better to use flags for the > different sub-packages rather than slots. There's no place to describe > what a slot is for, but having a local USE=solar with a corresponding > description in metadata.xml is

Re: [gentoo-dev] time to retire

2018-01-27 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Stefan, thanks for your work on Gentoo! All the best Sebastian

[gentoo-dev] Merge 7 Fedora wallpapers packages to single one with slots?

2018-01-27 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hi! I noticed that we have 7 packages on Fedora wallpapers with names that only explain themselves to Fedora insiders: # eix background | fgrep -B3 Fedora * x11-themes/constantine-backgrounds Available versions: 12.1.1.4-r1 Homepage:

Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] Addition of a new field to metadata.xml

2017-08-30 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 01.06.2017 23:18, Jonas Stein wrote: > 2. Specification > > A space separated list of the corresponding debian packages should be > written in the field > > > It should be NONE, if debian has no corresponding package. > UNSET or no field, if the creator of the ebuild did not

Re: [gentoo-dev] [rfc] dev-libs/expat[unicode] and dev-libs/libbsd dependency

2017-06-07 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hi! Just quick note for the record: 2.2.0-r2 has these changes now, no need to have that wait for the next release: https://github.com/gentoo/gentoo/commit/715a2315ee2b841e38843e61b43ee058b5678cab Best Sebastian signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] [rfc] dev-libs/expat[unicode] and dev-libs/libbsd dependency

2017-05-31 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hi, On 31.05.2017 21:16, Michał Górny wrote: >> How do you evaluate these options: >> >> a) Keep libexpatu.so + change libexpatw.so to CPPFLAGS=-DXML_UNICODE >> >> b) Drop libexpatu.so + change libexpatw.so to CPPFLAGS=-DXML_UNICODE > > Does any other distribution use libexpatu.so? If not,

[gentoo-dev] [rfc] dev-libs/expat[unicode] and dev-libs/libbsd dependency

2017-05-31 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hi! The next release of dev-libs/expat is not far away and there are two things that I would appreciate input with, before the next bump in Gentoo: -DXML_UNICODE_WCHAR_T issues and Gentoo/Debian mismatch === With USE=unicode, on Gentoo two

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: media-gfx/drqueue

2016-10-08 Thread Sebastian Pipping
# Sebastian Pipping <sp...@gentoo.org> (08 Oct 2016) # Dead upstream for years, ebuild needs work, 5 open bugs # Masked for removal in 30 days. media-gfx/drqueue

Re: [gentoo-dev] News item: Apache "-D PHP5" needs update to "-D PHP"

2016-01-06 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 05.01.2016 20:35, Michael Orlitzky wrote: > I just pushed a new revision with this fix. In eselect-php-0.8.2-r1, > we ship both the new 70_mod_php.conf and the old 70_mod_php5.conf. The > latter comes with a big warning at the top of it, stating that it is for > backwards compatibility only.

Re: [gentoo-dev] News item: Apache "-D PHP5" needs update to "-D PHP"

2016-01-06 Thread Sebastian Pipping
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On 04.01.2016 11:45, Lars Wendler wrote: > Hi Sebastian, > > to be honest I was very upset when I first stumbled upon this > problem. And yes I only found about it when my apache webserver > started to deliver php source code instead of the real

[gentoo-dev] News item: Apache "-D PHP5" needs update to "-D PHP"

2016-01-03 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hi! Better late then never. Posting 72 hours from now the earliest as advised by GLEP 42. Feedback welcome as usual. === Title: Apache "-D PHP5" needs update to "-D PHP" Author: Sebastian Pipping <sp...@gentoo.

[gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] repo/gentoo:master commit in: media-libs/gegl/

2015-12-09 Thread Sebastian Pipping
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On 09.12.2015 07:41, Michał Górny wrote: > On Tue, 8 Dec 2015 21:54:44 + (UTC) "Sebastian Pipping" > <sp...@gentoo.org> wrote: > >> commit: a1ea06b430e14f68b5b7bf1947a681215157c034 Author: >> Sebastian

Re: [gentoo-dev] repoman adding Package-Manager: portage-2.2.20.1 to every single commit

2015-08-19 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 19.08.2015 18:33, hasufell wrote: I don't want to start a lot of bikeshed, but I think this information is practically useless. If there has been a problem with a commit, ask the developer about his repoman version (which I believe was the reason for this, unless you want me to add

Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] Rebooting the Installer Project

2015-07-20 Thread Sebastian Pipping
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On 20.07.2015 10:51, Michał Górny wrote: [..] I think we'd really benefit from having some kind of helper scripts / checklist of tasks to be done prior to/after install. For example, you'd run 'check-my-install' script and it'd tell you what you

[gentoo-dev] Problems updating Qt from 4.8.6 to 4.8.7

2015-07-05 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hi there! I'm having trouble updating Qt:4 (dev-qt/qt*-4.8*:4) from 4.8.6 to 4.8.7. Looking at the ebuilds, they require some 4.8.7 versions to be installed already that in turn cannot be installed because other ebuilds require 4.8.6 while not yet upgraded. I am running the latest version of

Re: [gentoo-dev] Problems updating Qt from 4.8.6 to 4.8.7

2015-07-05 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 05.07.2015 20:44, Alexandre Rostovtsev wrote: What I usually end up doing is listing my installed dev-qt/qt* ebuilds, and updating all of them together explicitly: emerge -1 qtcore:4 qtgui:4 qtsql:4 etc. That's what I tried but it doesn't seem to work with this update. Looking at the

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Review: Apache AddHandler news item

2015-04-06 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hello Duncan, On 06.04.2015 06:53, Duncan wrote: Sebastian Pipping posted on Mon, 06 Apr 2015 01:29:19 +0200 as excerpted: Published a slightly improved version now: https://gitweb.gentoo.org/proj/gentoo-news.git/tree/2015/2015-04-06- apache-addhandler-addtype If there's anything wrong

Re: [gentoo-dev] Review: Apache AddHandler news item

2015-04-05 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Published a slightly improved version now: https://gitweb.gentoo.org/proj/gentoo-news.git/tree/2015/2015-04-06-apache-addhandler-addtype If there's anything wrong with it, please mail me directly (or put me in CC) so there is zero chance of slipping through. Thanks! Best, Sebastian

[gentoo-dev] Current Gentoo Git setup / man-in-the-middle attacks

2015-03-29 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hi! For the current Gentoo Git setup I found these methods working for accessing a repository, betagarden in this case: git://anongit.gentoo.org/proj/betagarden.git (git://git.gentoo.org/proj/betagarden.git) (git://git.overlays.gentoo.org/proj/betagarden.git)

Re: [gentoo-dev] Current Gentoo Git setup / man-in-the-middle attacks

2015-03-29 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 29.03.2015 19:39, Andrew Savchenko wrote: On Sun, 29 Mar 2015 18:41:33 +0200 Sebastian Pipping wrote: So I would like to propose that * support for Git access through https:// is activated, * Git access through http:// and git:// is deactivated, and Some people have https blocked

Re: [gentoo-dev] Current Gentoo Git setup / man-in-the-middle attacks

2015-03-29 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 29.03.2015 19:56, Diamond wrote: Doesn't git:// uses SSH wich is secure? I think that was on github. git:// is the git protocol [1] with absolutely no authentication and no encryption. GitHub does not support git:// but only secure protocols (HTTPS, SSH), see [2]. Best, Sebastian [1]

Re: [gentoo-dev] Review: Apache AddHandler news item

2015-03-29 Thread Sebastian Pipping
]) Title: Apache AddHandler/AddType vulnerability protection Author: Sebastian Pipping sp...@gentoo.org Content-Type: text/plain Posted: 2015-03-30 Revision: 3 News-Item-Format: 1.0 Display-If-Installed: www-servers/apache Apache's directives

Re: [gentoo-dev] Should Gentoo do https by default?

2015-03-28 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 27.03.2015 15:33, Hanno Böck wrote: I think defaulting the net to HTTPS is a big step for more security and I think Gentoo should join the trend here. Yes please! Sebastian

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Review: Apache AddHandler news item

2015-03-28 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hi! I was wondering about the same thing, too. I can commit it as revision 1 for a workaround. If you have some time, please take this question/issue further with the related software and people. Thanks in advance, Sebastian

[gentoo-dev] Review: Apache AddHandler news item

2015-03-26 Thread Sebastian Pipping
protection Author: Sebastian Pipping sp...@gentoo.org Content-Type: text/plain Posted: 2015-03-26 Revision: 1 News-Item-Format: 1.0 Display-If-Installed: www-servers/apache Apache's directive AddHandler [1] can be used to map certain file name extensions (e.g. .php) to a handler (e.g. application

Re: [gentoo-dev] Review: Apache AddHandler news item

2015-03-26 Thread Sebastian Pipping
. Changes: * Revision bump * Add section on .php.inc * Add thanks line Title: Apache AddHandler vulnerability protection Author: Sebastian Pipping sp...@gentoo.org Content-Type: text/plain Posted: 2015-03-26 Revision: 2 News-Item

Re: [gentoo-dev] Review: Apache AddHandler news item

2015-03-26 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 26.03.2015 20:50, Marc Schiffbauer wrote: * Sebastian Pipping schrieb am 26.03.15 um 19:15 Uhr: As of the momment, affected packages include: ^ Typo Thanks. Fixed in my local copy. No need to re-paste, I believe. Best, Sebastian

Re: [gentoo-dev] Naming of repositories: gento-x86 edition, bike shedding wanted

2015-03-26 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 14.03.2015 23:25, Robin H. Johnson wrote: Trying to explain to a new user that the Portage tree refers to the collection of ebuilds used by a PMS-compliant package manager (eg Portage) is problematic. Full ack. Let's limit portage to the piece of software, please. Questions: 0. What

Re: [gentoo-dev] Naming of repositories: gento-x86 edition, bike shedding wanted

2015-03-26 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 15.03.2015 10:48, Ulrich Mueller wrote: If we want a separate repo/ namespace, we would probably need to consider moving other repositories there -- at least the official ones. Of course, it would be a nice result, having everything hosted on git.g.o as git.g.o/repo/${repo_name}.git.

Re: [gentoo-dev] [rfc] Rendering the official Gentoo logo / Blender,2.04, Python 2.2

2015-03-25 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 07.06.2011 11:15, Mario Bodemann wrote: Hi folks, Sebastian told me about the problem of not being able to render the logo in recent blender versions. So this is were I stepped in: I tried it and used the geometries from the old .blender file, and the yellowish reflecting image.

Re: [gentoo-dev] collab herd for cooperative pkg maintenance

2015-03-25 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 23.03.2015 18:22, Tim Harder wrote: With that in mind, I think it would be an interesting experiment if we had a collaborative herd (probably named collab) that signals the status that anyone is generally free to fix, bump, or do sane things to the pkgs with the caveat that you fix what you

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [rfc] Rendering the official Gentoo logo / Blender 2.04, Python 2.2

2015-03-02 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 23.02.2015 23:34, Daniel Campbell wrote: Can't the logo be remade in a more recent version of Blender? Assuming you can run two separate Blender instances, it would mostly be copying the poly/vertex values from one to the other. I'm not versed in 3-D but it would surprise me if there

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [rfc] Rendering the official Gentoo logo / Blender 2.04, Python 2.2

2015-02-23 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hi! Please excuse bringing up a topic as old as this, again. Only bringing up half, actually. On 05.05.2011 07:36, Sebastian Pipping wrote: On 05/01/2011 06:10 AM, Ulrich Mueller wrote: Could you bisect Blender to find out why it doesn't work with the new version? I tried a few more

Re: [gentoo-dev] CPU_FLAGS_X86 gentoo repository migration complete

2015-02-01 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 01.02.2015 23:17, Michał Górny wrote: Hi, developers. Just a quick note: the CPU_FLAGS_X86 conversion of the Gentoo repository is complete now. Cool! Thanks for fixing the freeverb3 ebuild, too. Best, Sebastian

Re: [gentoo-dev] arm64

2015-02-01 Thread Sebastian Pipping
, presuming all the stars are in alignment. If someone else doesn’t help you before, please mark it on your calendar and bug me again then cause I’m sure I’ll forget! Best, Tom On Jan 25, 2015, at 11:43 AM, Sebastian Pipping sp...@gentoo.org wrote: Hi! I got a bug report for arm64

Re: [gentoo-dev] arm64

2015-01-25 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hi! I got a bug report for arm64 against the test suite of uriparser. If I could get a temporary arm64 shell somewhere, that could help me understand the issue. Best, Sebastian

[gentoo-dev] Where to install Grub2 background images too?

2015-01-12 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hi! Debian is putting Grub2 background (or splash) images into /usr/share/images/grub/ [1] but we do no not have an /usr/share/images/ folder. (I'm not referring to full themes, just background images.) If I were to make media-gfx/grub-splashes:2, where would it install to? Thanks,

Re: [gentoo-dev] debootstrap equivalent for Gentoo?

2015-01-01 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hi! On 28.12.2014 11:26, Johann Schmitz (ercpe) wrote: I wrote gentoo-bootstrap (https://github.com/ercpe/gentoo-bootstrap) some time ago to automate the creation of Gentoo Xen DomU's at work. It can do a lot of more things (e.g. installing packages, overlays, etc.). Interesting tool!

[gentoo-dev] debootstrap equivalent for Gentoo?

2014-12-27 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hi! I'm wondering if there is an equivalent of debootstrap of Debian anywhere. By equivalent I mean a tool that .. * I can run like command FOLDER with a chroot-able Gentoo system in FOLDER after and * for both stage3 and portage tarballs * Downloading tarball * Downloading

Re: [gentoo-dev] Last rites: dev-php/{adodb-ext,eaccelerator,pecl-apc,pecl-id3,pecl-mogilefs,pecl-sca_sdo,suhosin}

2014-10-05 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hi Brian, On 02.10.2014 20:29, Brian Evans wrote: # Brian Evans grkni...@gentoo.org ( 1 Oct 2014 ) # Masked for removal in 30 days. # Broken on =dev-lang/php-5.4. No replacements known. [..] dev-php/suhosin is that true for suhosin? Upstream reads has been tested with PHP 5.4 and 5.5

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs

2014-09-18 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hello! Below are some packages that I fail to take care of as needed and have not been using myself for a while. Please take over whatever you have interest in: Latest Open bugs app-text/xmlstarlet

Re: [gentoo-dev] New Python eclasses -- a summary and reminder

2013-02-24 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Looks like great work so far. On 11.02.2013 01:20, Michał Górny wrote: Secondly, I'd like to make it clear that the old python.eclass is 'almost' deprecated. We're in process of converting the in-tree packages to use the new eclasses but that's a lot of work [3]. [..]

Re: [gentoo-dev] What did we achieve in 2012? What are our resolutions for 2013?

2013-01-04 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Coming to my mind: There have been continued regular releases of genkernel integrating patches from various people: http://git.overlays.gentoo.org/gitweb/?p=proj/genkernel.git;a=tags And there has been a constant stream of people asking for user overlay hosting or getting an existing overlay

Re: [gentoo-dev] Is /var/cache the right place for repositories?

2012-12-23 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 20.12.2012 19:14, Ciaran McCreesh wrote: The tree is a database. It belongs in /var/db/. I don't see /var/db in the latest release of the Filesystem Hierarchy Standard: http://www.pathname.com/fhs/pub/fhs-2.3.html#THEVARHIERARCHY I would prefer something that blends with FHS. Best,

Re: [gentoo-dev] Is /var/cache the right place for repositories?

2012-12-23 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 20.12.2012 18:27, Ulrich Mueller wrote: Now I wonder: After removal of e.g. the Portage tree from a system, it is generally not possible to restore it. (It can be refetched, but not to its previous state.) Same is true for distfiles, at least to some degree. They may have vanished

Re: [gentoo-dev] Lastrites: net-proxy/paros, net-misc/ups-monitor, app-emulation/mol, net-wireless/fsam7400, net-wireless/acx, net-wireless/acx-firmware, net-wireless/linux-wlan-ng-modules, net-wirele

2012-12-02 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 11/24/2012 10:12 PM, Pacho Ramos wrote: # Pacho Ramos pa...@gentoo.org (24 Nov 2012) # Upstream dead and no longer runs (#402669). # Removal in a month app-cdr/dvd95 Bug fixed. I just ripped a DVD with dvd95 successfully. + 02 Dec 2012; Sebastian Pipping sp...@gentoo.org package.mask

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: app-admin/smolt

2012-11-27 Thread Sebastian Pipping
# Sebastian Pipping sp...@gentoo.org (27 Nov 2012) # Masked for removal in 30 days. # Server and software development discontinued upstream (bug #438082) app-admin/smolt

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: app-admin/profiler

2012-11-27 Thread Sebastian Pipping
# Sebastian Pipping sp...@gentoo.org (27 Nov 2012) # Masked for removal in 30 days. # Licensing issues, turned out not distributable (bug #444332) app-admin/profiler

Re: [gentoo-dev] License groups in ebuilds

2012-06-16 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 05/10/2012 11:39 AM, Ulrich Mueller wrote: Are there any other licenses besides *GPL and FDL that would require such a file? What do you think? The GPL-2+ file workaround doesn't sound to bad. Call be picky, but we could actually use a GPL-3+ file, too. With that we could distinguish

Re: [gentoo-dev] gtk3 useflag and support of older toolkits

2012-06-10 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 06/10/2012 05:54 AM, Alexandre Rostovtsev wrote: For libraries, if possible, try splitting gtk2 and gtk3 support into different slots (see net-libs/webkit-gtk for an example; the gtk2-based versions have -r2xx revision numbers and go in slot 2, while the gtk3-based versions have -r3xx

[gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-dev-announce] Lastrite: 4suite, amara and testoob (mostly for security)

2012-05-16 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 05/16/2012 10:40 AM, Samuli Suominen wrote: # Samuli Suominen ssuomi...@gentoo.org (16 May 2012) # Internal copy of vulnerable dev-libs/expat wrt #250930, # CVE-2009-{3720,3560} and CVE-2012-{0876,1147,1148}. # # Fails to compile wrt bug #368089 # Bad migration away from dev-python/pyxml

Re: [gentoo-dev] Arbitrary breakage: sys-fs/cryptsetup

2012-03-29 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 03/22/2012 03:20 PM, Alexandre Rostovtsev wrote: [1] For one, genkernel should bomb out if it can't comply with a command-line arg instead of just putting non-alert text up. There is already a bug open about this issue: https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=409277 With that bug fixed

[gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-dev-announce] Last rites: Various horde packages

2012-03-28 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hello! Would it make sense to move these ebuilds to a dedicated overlay? I can think of one IPS that uses both Gentoo and Horde [1] (though I'm not sure which version and if in combination). A imagine that a dedicated overlay could be both a service to people who still rely on horde and at the

Re: [gentoo-dev] [rfc] Which ebuild category should these ebulds go into?

2012-02-01 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 02/01/2012 09:42 AM, ScytheMan wrote: Take a look at g15daemon (useful for some logitech keyboards). There you have: app-misc/g15daemon dev-libs/libg15 Great, thanks! Best, Sebastian

[gentoo-dev] [rfc] Which ebuild category should these ebulds go into?

2012-01-31 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hello! Anthoine and I are working on some new ebuilds related to a 3D mouse at the moment. For two of these I wonder what package category makes a good fit. While I would save your time on such a simple thing, I would like to avoid moving around things later, too. I have inspected the related

[gentoo-dev] New maintainer needed: net-misc/aria2

2012-01-11 Thread Sebastian Pipping
?quicksearch=net-misc%2Faria2;list_id=712171 Original Message Subject: aria2 maintenance Date: Sat, 31 Dec 2011 19:00:56 +0100 From: Sebastian Pipping sp...@gentoo.org To: ..@gentoo.org Hello .., it looks like you don't really have time or interest to keep aria2 up to speed

[gentoo-dev] unison needs some love

2011-08-03 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hello! Version in Gentoo: 2.32.52 Version upstream: 2.40.63 https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=353282 The bug is old enough to justify a takeover to me, provided you act with resonable care. Sebastian

Re: [gentoo-dev] unison needs some love

2011-08-03 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 08/03/2011 07:37 PM, Alexis Ballier wrote: I'm more or less alone in the ml herd (maintainer) and I don't use unison :( While you mention the herd: how come this is herd=ml? Best, Sebastian

Re: [gentoo-dev] Last Rites: sys-fs/evms

2011-07-03 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 07/03/2011 11:34 AM, Markos Chandras wrote: Hi Sebastian, sys-fs/evms is now gone Thanks for the notification. I have updated genkernel 3.4.17 accordingly. Sebastian

[gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in net-misc/aria2: aria2-1.12.0.ebuild ChangeLog

2011-07-01 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 07/01/2011 10:03 AM, Peter Volkov wrote: В Чтв, 30/06/2011 в 19:27 +, Sebastian Pipping (sping) пишет: Log: net-misc/aria2: Bump to 1.12.0, looks trivial EAPI=2 inherit bash-completion ... pkg_setup() { if use scripts use !xmlrpc use !metalink; then ewarn

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo commit in xml/htdocs/proj/en/qa: index.xml

2011-06-10 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 06/09/2011 03:37 PM, Rich Freeman wrote: do we need some kind of policy around membership on special project teams. QA and Devrel are the most obvious examples, Infra might be another. in my eyes we do. too much power to be unregulated. what does it take to get this rolling? sebastian

Re: [gentoo-dev] Reviving webapp-config

2011-06-10 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Questions: - What does reviving mean in detail? A re-write? A somewhat compatible re-write? Getting back to maintaining the current code? Why did you choose how you did? - Have you spoken to Andreas Nüsslein who worked on a re-write in context of an earlier GSoC? Best,

Re: [gentoo-dev] Reviving webapp-config

2011-06-10 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 06/10/2011 05:38 PM, Matthew Summers wrote: Why did you choose how you did? I do not understand this sentence, I intended to write as you did, sorry. If that's still bad English: I wanted to hear about your rationale, which you have explained by now. Thanks. [..] this tool has an

Re: [gentoo-dev] Gentoo package statistics -- GSoC 2011

2011-06-10 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 06/08/2011 04:36 PM, Vikraman wrote: * Repository, Keyword, Useflags (plus,minus,unset), Counter, Size, and Build time for each installed package How many operations do you expect for a submissions with 1000 packages on SQL level? Will that be around 1000 inserts? Best, Sebastian

Re: [gentoo-dev] Last Rites: sys-fs/evms

2011-06-06 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 06/03/2011 11:32 PM, Markos Chandras wrote: # Markos Chandras hwoar...@gentoo.org (3 Jun 2011) # Dead upstrea, many open bugs, partially working with # kernel-2.6 # Bugs #159741, #159838, #165120, #165200, #231459, # #273902, #278949, #305155, #330523, #369293 # Masked for removal in 30

[gentoo-dev] Test request: open-iscsi 2.0.872

2011-06-05 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hello! Would be great to have a few people test open-iscsi 2.0.872 before moving it from overlay betagarden to the main tree. To get it installed please run: # layman -a betagarden # emerge -av =sys-block/open-iscsi-2.0.872 Important: Please include a description of what you did while

[gentoo-dev] Re: Test request: open-iscsi 2.0.872

2011-06-05 Thread Sebastian Pipping
PS: I noticed the typo in gentoo-users@lists.g.o ^ and sent a new mail to gentoo-user@lists.g.o now. Sebastian

[gentoo-dev] Genkernel needs more hands

2011-05-17 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hello, Genkernel's situation (reduced to the three currently most active players) looks like this to me: - aidecoe - is focussed on the transition to Dracut and related things - is fixing bugs in present genkernel from time to time - xake - is fixing bugs in the current genkernel

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [rfc] Rendering the official Gentoo logo / Blender 2.04, Python 2.2

2011-05-04 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 05/01/2011 06:10 AM, Ulrich Mueller wrote: Could you bisect Blender to find out why it doesn't work with the new version? If 2.26 still produced good results, 2.37a already does not. Bisecting involves fixing compilation for each version. I stopped getting 2.30 to compile because it seemed

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [rfc] Rendering the official Gentoo logo / Blender 2.04, Python 2.2

2011-05-04 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 05/01/2011 08:06 AM, Michał Górny wrote: Isn't it possible to create a better SVG then? It may be. Of the three variants trying to match the Blender version that I have seen so far, none is a replacement of equal quality on the bling scale to my impression. They feel like tradeoffs, not

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [rfc] Rendering the official Gentoo logo / Blender 2.04, Python 2.2

2011-05-04 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 05/01/2011 06:10 AM, Ulrich Mueller wrote: Could you bisect Blender to find out why it doesn't work with the new version? I tried a few more versions now. While Blender 2.31a still applies the reflection texture, Blender 2.32 does not anymore. At least on

[gentoo-dev] [rfc] Rendering the official Gentoo logo / Blender 2.04, Python 2.2

2011-04-28 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hello! Gentoo's official logo originates from a Blender file [1] created by Daniel Robbis over 8 years ago. He used Blender 2.04 and Python 1.6 at that time. When rendering that .blend file with Blender 2.49b (or a more recent version), Blender does not apply the reflection texture needed [2]

[gentoo-dev] Why a betagarden overlay

2011-03-15 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hello! First: If betagarden were a normal overlay, I would not be writing about it here. If you're in a hurry just skip the introduction and jump down to section Betagarden overlay. Introduction The betagarden overlay has been around for a while. I always wanted to write about

Re: [gentoo-dev] News item: Dropping Java support on ia64 (retry)

2011-02-15 Thread Sebastian Pipping
The sentence If there is no interest, the removal of Java support well be done during the second half of March 2011. seems to have some bugs. I suppose well be done was meant to be will be done? ^ But maybe the removal [..] will be done could use

[gentoo-dev] Downgrading glibc?

2011-02-11 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hello! In relation to bug 354395 [1] I would like to downgrade my glibc back to 2.12.2. Portage doesn't allow me to do that: * Sanity check to keep you from breaking your system: * Downgrading glibc is not supported and a sure way to destruction * ERROR: sys-libs/glibc-2.12.2 failed (setup

Re: [gentoo-dev] Downgrading glibc?

2011-02-11 Thread Sebastian Pipping
A little update from my side: I was abe to downgrade glibc to 2.12.2 and my sound problem [1] is now gone again! If it's not glibc itself, it's one of the packages re-installed after (again, see [1] for the list). If anyone considers masking glibc 2.13 for now: please take my vote. Best,

Re: [gentoo-dev] Downgrading glibc?

2011-02-11 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 02/11/11 13:26, Paweł Hajdan, Jr. wrote: Just curious, what downgrade method did you use? Just untaring an older glibc package? This is what I did: 0) Log out of X, log in to root console 1) Collect packages emerged after previous update to glibc from files in PORT_LOGDIR (using

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Downgrading glibc?

2011-02-11 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 02/11/2011 01:27 PM, Diego Elio Pettenò wrote: It should have been masked _beforehand_, masking it now is going to cause more trouble. Portage will propose a downgrade of glibc on emerge-update-world, okay. How bad would that be? Does it cause any other trouble? Remember: unless you're

Re: [gentoo-dev] Unused eclasses

2011-02-04 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 02/01/11 19:57, Tomáš Chvátal wrote: Hello ladies, Following cleanup of eclasses in main tree there still are few eclasses that are not used at all. I guess that applies to the main tree. If we do care if any of them are used in an overlay, Ycarus of gpo.zugaina.org may find an answer

Re: [gentoo-dev] Unused eclasses

2011-02-04 Thread Sebastian Pipping
.ebuild:inherit tla sunrise/dev-util/tla-tools/.svn/text-base/tla-tools-20060509.ebuild.svn-base:inherit tla Ycarus Le 04/02/2011 15:03, Sebastian Pipping a écrit : On 02/01/11 19:57, Tomáš Chvátal wrote: Hello ladies, Following cleanup of eclasses in main tree there still are few eclasses

Re: [gentoo-dev] Upcoming changes to hosting of Git repos on git.gentoo.org (NOT overlays.git.gentoo.org)

2011-01-22 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 01/22/11 13:32, Theo Chatzimichos wrote: Well, the distinction for unofficial/official overlays happen mostly in layman -L, I don't think users pay attention to our git repo list. Furthermore, I got at least three requests from developers to move their repo from user/ to dev/ (same

Re: [gentoo-dev] Upcoming changes to hosting of Git repos on git.gentoo.org (NOT overlays.git.gentoo.org)

2011-01-22 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 01/22/11 09:55, Robin H. Johnson wrote: - On one hand, I would like user repositories to have a separate namespace, so that other users realize a given repo is NOT from a developer. Seconding that. - On the other side, what do we do when a user with a repo becomes a

Re: [gentoo-dev] Upcoming changes to hosting of Git repos on git.gentoo.org (NOT overlays.git.gentoo.org)

2011-01-21 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 01/21/11 23:15, Robin H. Johnson wrote: On Fri, Jan 21, 2011 at 03:47:03PM -0600, Donnie Berkholz wrote: Sweet, we actually got an invitation to bikeshed! Here's my contributions: gentoo-tree.git gentoo-portage-tree.git portage-tree.git (the name 'portage' derives from bsd ports, so it

[gentoo-dev] genkernel 3.4.11.1 released

2011-01-20 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hello! This release fixes two bugs both affecting 3.4.11 (not earlier releases). Bugs fixed == 351906 Move application of kernel config after make mrproper as that deletes .config (whereas make clean does not) 351909 busybox 1.18.1: Return of mdstart as an applet

Re: [gentoo-dev] genkernel 3.4.11.1 released

2011-01-20 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 01/20/11 21:08, Jeroen Roovers wrote: On Thu, 20 Jan 2011 16:00:06 +0100 Sebastian Pipping sp...@gentoo.org wrote: This release fixes two bugs both affecting 3.4.11 (not earlier releases). I'm a Gentoo developer. I've never used genkernel for private purposes. So I don't see why you

Re: [gentoo-dev] genkernel 3.4.11.1 released

2011-01-20 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 01/20/11 21:38, Fabian Groffen wrote: Like Jeroen, I don't think new package releases should be announced on these developer-related lists. It's not about the package, it's about the release itself. I don't send mails on package bumps I do. Sebastian

Re: [gentoo-dev] genkernel 3.4.11.1 released

2011-01-20 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 01/20/11 21:45, Rich Freeman wrote: On Thu, Jan 20, 2011 at 3:38 PM, Fabian Groffen grob...@gentoo.org wrote: Like Jeroen, I don't think new package releases should be announced on these developer-related lists. Tend to agree, at least in general. If a genkernel upgrade impacted

Re: [gentoo-dev] genkernel 3.4.11.1 released

2011-01-20 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 01/20/11 21:55, Fabian Groffen wrote: Unless if you are on some git repo, we have commit mails which can serve this purpose very well. I am on a git repo, and a commit list serves a different purpose: low level tracking of changes. Sebastian

Re: [gentoo-dev] genkernel 3.4.11.1 released

2011-01-20 Thread Sebastian Pipping
On 01/20/11 22:06, Jeroen Roovers wrote: Version bumps have no place on the dev-announce list /unless/ they impact developers' work directly. Fine. (and not because you want to celebrate the glory of another version release). I'm not sure if I'm just interpreting things, but I wish you

Re: [gentoo-dev] Tomoyo tools need attention

2011-01-17 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Bumped to 2.3.0-p20100820. Sebastian

[gentoo-dev] genkernel 3.4.11 released

2011-01-16 Thread Sebastian Pipping
Hello! I have just released genkernel 3.4.11 to the testing tree. From a high level point of view this release brings: - Slightly faster startup - Updated versions of busybox, LVM, e2fsprogs/blkid - A few new features, e.g. GnuPG support - A bunch of bug fixes (see below) Below you can find

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