[gentoo-dev] Monthly Gentoo Council Reminder for May

2009-05-01 Thread Mike Frysinger
This is your monthly friendly reminder ! Same bat time (typically the 2nd Thursday at 2000 UTC / 1600 EST), same bat channel (#gentoo-council @ irc.freenode.net) ! If you have something you'd wish for us to chat about, maybe even vote on, let us know ! Simply reply to this e-mail for the whole

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

2008-05-06 Thread Ciaran McCreesh
On 01 May 2008 05:30:01 Mike Frysinger [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: If you have something you'd wish for us to chat about, maybe even vote on, let us know ! Simply reply to this e-mail for the whole Gentoo dev list to see. I'd like a decision on the eight digits thing in PMS: No integer part of

[gentoo-dev] Monthly Gentoo Council Reminder for May

2008-05-01 Thread Mike Frysinger
This is your monthly friendly reminder ! Same bat time (typically the 2nd Thursday at 2000 UTC / 1600 EST), same bat channel (#gentoo-council @ irc.freenode.net) ! If you have something you'd wish for us to chat about, maybe even vote on, let us know ! Simply reply to this e-mail for the whole

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

2008-05-01 Thread Ferris McCormick
(I'll Try again, from correct email address) On Thu, 2008-05-01 at 05:30 +, Mike Frysinger wrote: This is your monthly friendly reminder ! Same bat time (typically the 2nd Thursday at 2000 UTC / 1600 EST), same bat channel (#gentoo-council @ irc.freenode.net) ! If you have something

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

2008-05-01 Thread Mart Raudsepp
On N, 2008-05-01 at 05:30 +, Mike Frysinger wrote: This is your monthly friendly reminder ! Same bat time (typically the 2nd Thursday at 2000 UTC / 1600 EST), same bat channel (#gentoo-council @ irc.freenode.net) ! If you have something you'd wish for us to chat about, maybe even vote

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

2007-05-04 Thread Jorge Manuel B. S. Vicetto
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 Hi. José Luis Rivero (yoswink) wrote: Roy Marples wrote: I maintain and play a game called Eternal Lands. I'm a Council member, but not part of the games team/herd. One of the problems games have with stable/unstable/testing/whatever keywords

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

2007-05-04 Thread Alan McKinnon
On Friday 04 May 2007, Jorge Manuel B. S. Vicetto wrote: I also don't agree with having an exception for the games herd. As others have questioned, how are games more important than security bumps? If we were considering exceptions, I would argue that allowing the security team to mark

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

2007-05-04 Thread Alec Warner
Alan McKinnon wrote: On Friday 04 May 2007, Jorge Manuel B. S. Vicetto wrote: I also don't agree with having an exception for the games herd. As others have questioned, how are games more important than security bumps? If we were considering exceptions, I would argue that allowing the

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

2007-05-04 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Thu, 2007-05-03 at 12:15 +0200, José Luis Rivero (yoswink) wrote: Games are not part of core system, so IMHO, use the ~arch branch to have the latest cool version to enjoy, could be a good way to go for those el1te gam3rs. We actively discourage users from using ~arch for stable, since it

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

2007-05-04 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Fri, 2007-05-04 at 08:53 -0700, Alec Warner wrote: I don't even see how this is a policy discussion at all as the policy is more or less clear to me; is it unclear for others? This is an enforcement problem, no? No. It *was* an enforcement problem. The problem has been resolved already.

RE: [gentoo-dev] Monthly Gentoo Council Reminder for May

2007-05-04 Thread Karl Haines
Gentoo Council Reminder for May On Thu, 2007-05-03 at 12:15 +0200, José Luis Rivero (yoswink) wrote: Games are not part of core system, so IMHO, use the ~arch branch to have the latest cool version to enjoy, could be a good way to go for those el1te gam3rs. We actively discourage users from

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

2007-05-04 Thread Ciaran McCreesh
On Fri, 04 May 2007 15:36:51 -0400 Chris Gianelloni [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: The point of policy is *not* to impede progress. It is supposed to be to provide our users the best quality distribution. If policy gets in the way of progress without gain for our users, then the policy needs to be

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

2007-05-04 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Fri, 2007-05-04 at 20:43 +0100, Ciaran McCreesh wrote: On Fri, 04 May 2007 15:36:51 -0400 Chris Gianelloni [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: The point of policy is *not* to impede progress. It is supposed to be to provide our users the best quality distribution. If policy gets in the way of

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

2007-05-04 Thread Roy Marples
On Fri, 4 May 2007 14:37:21 -0500 Karl Haines [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Lol, its funny that we must concern ourselves with the needs of el1te gam3rs, but I suppose its necessary. We concern ourselves with the needs of everyone, from our elite users, to our crapola devs. There are, or should, be

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

2007-05-03 Thread Roy Marples
On Wed, 2 May 2007 22:00:05 +0100 Ciaran McCreesh [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: What, people deliberately breaking policy that directly leads to breaking stable and not having any working ebuilds for a package in the tree, and then refusing to do anything about it is nothing? the issue has been

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

2007-05-03 Thread Mike Frysinger
On Thursday 03 May 2007, Roy Marples wrote: DISCLAIMER: I've not read the bug mentioned as I've lost the email with it's number so I may just be talking out of my ass. there's nothing of value in said bug so having not read it is OK -mike signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed

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

2007-05-03 Thread José Luis Rivero (yoswink)
Roy Marples wrote: I maintain and play a game called Eternal Lands. I'm a Council member, but not part of the games team/herd. One of the problems games have with stable/unstable/testing/whatever keywords is that upstream changes things that in any other application just would not change. For

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

2007-05-03 Thread Roy Marples
On Thu, 03 May 2007 12:15:45 +0200 José Luis Rivero (yoswink) [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Ehm, IMHO call it discriminate is a big hard. Are the gnome-2.18 or beryl users discriminated or they should be using something different to Gentoo? They only thing people have to do is use some ~arch branch

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

2007-05-03 Thread Matthias Langer
On Thu, 2007-05-03 at 08:11 +0100, Roy Marples wrote: On Wed, 2 May 2007 22:00:05 +0100 Ciaran McCreesh [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: What, people deliberately breaking policy that directly leads to breaking stable and not having any working ebuilds for a package in the tree, and then refusing

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

2007-05-03 Thread José Luis Rivero (yoswink)
Roy Marples escribió: On Thu, 03 May 2007 12:15:45 +0200 José Luis Rivero (yoswink) [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Ehm, IMHO call it discriminate is a big hard. Are the gnome-2.18 or beryl users discriminated or they should be using something different to Gentoo? They only thing people have to do is

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

2007-05-03 Thread Ferris McCormick
On Thu, 2007-05-03 at 13:11 +0200, Matthias Langer wrote: ok, agreed, this is a valid point. so i would suggest, that maintainers of games where this argument applies, come to special agreements with the arch teams - or just file bugreports like this: although

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

2007-05-02 Thread Mike Frysinger
On Tuesday 01 May 2007, Petteri Räty wrote: Mike Frysinger kirjoitti: If you have something you'd wish for us to chat about, maybe even vote on, let us know ! Simply reply to this e-mail for the whole Gentoo dev list to see. I would like the council to remind everyone that this is not

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

2007-05-02 Thread Ciaran McCreesh
On Wed, 2 May 2007 16:49:32 -0400 Mike Frysinger [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Tuesday 01 May 2007, Petteri Räty wrote: Mike Frysinger kirjoitti: If you have something you'd wish for us to chat about, maybe even vote on, let us know ! Simply reply to this e-mail for the whole Gentoo dev

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

2007-05-02 Thread Mike Frysinger
On Wednesday 02 May 2007, Ciaran McCreesh wrote: the issue has been taken care of You have a conflict of interest in this one. What do other Council members who aren't games team members think? perhaps you should try reading the bug -mike signature.asc Description: This is a digitally

[gentoo-dev] Monthly Gentoo Council Reminder for May

2007-05-01 Thread Mike Frysinger
This is your monthly friendly reminder ! Same bat time (typically the 2nd Thursday at 2000 UTC / 1600 EST), same bat channel (#gentoo-council @ irc.freenode.net) ! If you have something you'd wish for us to chat about, maybe even vote on, let us know ! Simply reply to this e-mail for the whole

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

2007-05-01 Thread Petteri Räty
Mike Frysinger kirjoitti: If you have something you'd wish for us to chat about, maybe even vote on, let us know ! Simply reply to this e-mail for the whole Gentoo dev list to see. I would like the council to remind everyone that this is not appropriate for any team:

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

2007-05-01 Thread Jose Luis Rivero (YosWinK)
Petteri Räty wrote: Mike Frysinger kirjoitti: If you have something you'd wish for us to chat about, maybe even vote on, let us know ! Simply reply to this e-mail for the whole Gentoo dev list to see. I would like the council to remind everyone that this is not appropriate for any team:

[gentoo-dev] Monthly Gentoo Council Reminder for May

2006-05-07 Thread Mike Frysinger
This is your monthly friendly reminder ! Same bat time (typically the 2nd Thursday once a month), same bat channel (#gentoo-council @ irc.freenode.net) ! If you have something you'd wish for us to chat about, maybe even vote on, let us know ! Simply reply to this e-mail for the whole Gentoo dev

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

2006-05-07 Thread Mike Frysinger
On Sunday 07 May 2006 15:31, Mike Frysinger wrote: This is your monthly friendly reminder ! sorry for the delay ... the mail server changes broke a bunch of my automated scripts :/ -mike -- gentoo-dev@gentoo.org mailing list

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

2006-05-07 Thread Mark Loeser
Mike Frysinger [EMAIL PROTECTED] said: If you have something you'd wish for us to chat about, maybe even vote on, let us know ! Simply reply to this e-mail for the whole Gentoo dev list to see. I'd like GLEP 48 [1] to be voted on. Thanks, [1]