Re: [gentoo-dev] Ebuild Generators

2020-02-11 Thread Gerion Entrup
Am Dienstag, 11. Februar 2020, 16:18:44 CET schrieb Tom Gillespie: > For historical curiosity there was also > https://github.com/domenkozar/g-pypi at one point (similar to > https://github.com/rafaelmartins/g-octave). Having used g-octave, the > primary issue is as Michał says, there are a lot of

Re: [gentoo-dev] Ebuild Generators

2020-02-11 Thread Benda Xu
Tom Gillespie writes: > For historical curiosity there was also > https://github.com/domenkozar/g-pypi at one point (similar to > https://github.com/rafaelmartins/g-octave). Having used g-octave, the > primary issue is as Michał says, there are a lot of corner cases that > the generation doesn't

Re: [gentoo-dev] Ebuild Generators

2020-02-11 Thread Tom Gillespie
For historical curiosity there was also https://github.com/domenkozar/g-pypi at one point (similar to https://github.com/rafaelmartins/g-octave). Having used g-octave, the primary issue is as Michał says, there are a lot of corner cases that the generation doesn't handle correctly which lead to

Re: [gentoo-dev] Ebuild Generators

2020-02-03 Thread Michał Górny
On Mon, 2020-02-03 at 14:20 +0100, Gerion Entrup wrote: > Am Montag, 3. Februar 2020, 13:19:52 CET schrieb Benda Xu: > > Hi Gerion, > > > > Gerion Entrup writes: > > > > > > Yes, that makes a lot of sense. The R overlay follows this model. Most > > > > of the ebuilds are automated. When an

Re: [gentoo-dev] Ebuild Generators

2020-02-03 Thread Gerion Entrup
Am Montag, 3. Februar 2020, 13:19:52 CET schrieb Benda Xu: > Hi Gerion, > > Gerion Entrup writes: > > >> Yes, that makes a lot of sense. The R overlay follows this model. Most > >> of the ebuilds are automated. When an ebuild generation fails, we add > >> the ebuild manually, understand it

Re: [gentoo-dev] Ebuild Generators

2020-02-03 Thread Michael 'veremitz' Everitt
On 03/02/20 12:19, Benda Xu wrote: > Hi Gerion, > > Gerion Entrup writes: > >>> Yes, that makes a lot of sense. The R overlay follows this model. Most >>> of the ebuilds are automated. When an ebuild generation fails, we add >>> the ebuild manually, understand it and then update the generator

Re: [gentoo-dev] Ebuild Generators

2020-02-03 Thread Benda Xu
Hi Gerion, Gerion Entrup writes: >> Yes, that makes a lot of sense. The R overlay follows this model. Most >> of the ebuilds are automated. When an ebuild generation fails, we add >> the ebuild manually, understand it and then update the generator to >> cover it in the future. > > Is this

Re: [gentoo-dev] Ebuild Generators (Was: GSoC 2020: Call for mentors and project ideas)

2020-02-03 Thread Gerion Entrup
Am Montag, 3. Februar 2020, 05:20:42 CET schrieb Benda Xu: > Gerion Entrup writes: > > > I saw the idea „Big Data Infrastructure by Gentoo“ and found it kind of > > interesting. However, I have a little bit the fear that a full automation > > won't be possible and the whole project becomes a

[gentoo-dev] Ebuild Generators (Was: GSoC 2020: Call for mentors and project ideas)

2020-02-02 Thread Benda Xu
Hi Gerion, Gerion Entrup writes: > I saw the idea „Big Data Infrastructure by Gentoo“ and found it kind of > interesting. However, I have a little bit the fear that a full automation > won't be possible and the whole project becomes a little bit like g-sorcery > (gs-pypi, gs-elpa) or g-octave: