Re: [gentoo-dev] Seeking questions for a user survey

2008-01-16 Thread Arfrever Frehtes Taifersar Arahesis
2008-01-15 15:05 Marius Mauch [EMAIL PROTECTED] napisał(a): - what feature would you like most to be implemented in portage? (parallel builds, localization, revdep-rebuild integration, overlay sync support, gpg verification support, support for non-ebuild repositories, better query tools,

Re: [gentoo-dev] Seeking questions for a user survey

2008-01-16 Thread Marius Mauch
On Wed, 16 Jan 2008 15:09:20 +0100 Arfrever Frehtes Taifersar Arahesis [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: 2008-01-15 15:05 Marius Mauch [EMAIL PROTECTED] napisał(a): - what feature would you like most to be implemented in portage? (parallel builds, localization, revdep-rebuild integration, overlay

Re: [gentoo-dev] Seeking questions for a user survey

2008-01-15 Thread Galevsky
On Jan 15, 2008 4:05 AM, Chris Gianelloni [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I was really speaking mostly of the people who dislike the *idea* of an Installer for Gentoo, and then go and bash it as much as they can without providing any real evidence or reasons, except for the old faithful it's against

Re: [gentoo-dev] Seeking questions for a user survey

2008-01-15 Thread Mike Frysinger
On Monday 14 January 2008, likewhoa wrote: On Jan 15, 2008 12:16 AM, Chris Gianelloni [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Mon, 2008-01-14 at 22:53 +, likewhoa wrote: Which livecd(s) do they prefer? Gentoo livecd-2007.0 Sabayon livecd Sysresccd Knoppix My own Other

Re: [gentoo-dev] Seeking questions for a user survey

2008-01-15 Thread Marius Mauch
On Mon, 14 Jan 2008 04:33:48 -0800 Robin H. Johnson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Ok, so per the one discussion in #-dev this evening, I'm looking for questions to put on a new user survey. For style of questions, multiple choice (both pick-one and pick-many) or simple integers would be best.

[gentoo-dev] Seeking questions for a user survey

2008-01-14 Thread Robin H. Johnson
Ok, so per the one discussion in #-dev this evening, I'm looking for questions to put on a new user survey. For style of questions, multiple choice (both pick-one and pick-many) or simple integers would be best. However some freeform questions are probably going to end up in there anyway. 'Prefer

Re: [gentoo-dev] Seeking questions for a user survey

2008-01-14 Thread Rémi Cardona
Robin H. Johnson a écrit : Ok, so per the one discussion in #-dev this evening, I'm looking for questions to put on a new user survey. [snip] Your survey summed up pretty well all the questions we came up with this morning. Thanks for putting it all in ink :) Cheers, Rémi --

Re: [gentoo-dev] Seeking questions for a user survey

2008-01-14 Thread Santiago M. Mola
On Jan 14, 2008 1:33 PM, Robin H. Johnson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Ok, so per the one discussion in #-dev this evening, I'm looking for questions to put on a new user survey. An interesting question would be Which package manager do you use?. -- Santiago M. Mola Jabber ID: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: [gentoo-dev] Seeking questions for a user survey

2008-01-14 Thread Robert Buchholz
On Monday, 14. January 2008, Robin H. Johnson wrote: Ok, so per the one discussion in #-dev this evening, I'm looking for questions to put on a new user survey. For style of questions, multiple choice (both pick-one and pick-many) or simple integers would be best. However some freeform

Re: [gentoo-dev] Seeking questions for a user survey

2008-01-14 Thread Richard Freeman
Santiago M. Mola wrote: On Jan 14, 2008 1:33 PM, Robin H. Johnson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Ok, so per the one discussion in #-dev this evening, I'm looking for questions to put on a new user survey. An interesting question would be Which package manager do you use?. Along those lines I'd

Re: [gentoo-dev] Seeking questions for a user survey

2008-01-14 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Mon, 2008-01-14 at 04:33 -0800, Robin H. Johnson wrote: Release-related questions: - Should CD media be released at a different rate than stage tarballs? - Desired release frequency for minimal/livecd/GRP/stages (annual, bi-annual, quarterly, monthly, weekly?) - Do you use the installer

Re: [gentoo-dev] Seeking questions for a user survey

2008-01-14 Thread Donnie Berkholz
On 04:33 Mon 14 Jan , Robin H. Johnson wrote: Ok, so per the one discussion in #-dev this evening, I'm looking for questions to put on a new user survey. For style of questions, multiple choice (both pick-one and pick-many) or simple integers would be best. However some freeform

Re: [gentoo-dev] Seeking questions for a user survey; releng related

2008-01-14 Thread Brent Baude
If the topic of frequent releases is put onto the survey, I would like to know what users anticipate as part of the new releases because new releases are based on the tree itself. It has been a while since I have used a binary distribution, but when I did, I looked forward to new releases

Re: [gentoo-dev] Seeking questions for a user survey

2008-01-14 Thread likewhoa
Here are some questions I would like answered. Do you use gentoo at home or office? Home Office Both I don't use gentoo What percentage of your business is running gentoo? 10% 25% 50% 75% 100% none of the above or 0% How often would you like releases? every six months every 3 months

Re: [gentoo-dev] Seeking questions for a user survey

2008-01-14 Thread Qian Qiao
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 likewhoa wrote: Here are some questions I would like answered. Do you use gentoo at home or office? Home Office Both I don't use gentoo What percentage of your business is running gentoo? 10% 25% 50% 75% 100% none of the above or 0%

Re: [gentoo-dev] Seeking questions for a user survey

2008-01-14 Thread Mike Frysinger
On Monday 14 January 2008, Robin H. Johnson wrote: Ok, so per the one discussion in #-dev this evening, I'm looking for questions to put on a new user survey. *cough* -project *cough* -mike signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part.

Re: [gentoo-dev] Seeking questions for a user survey

2008-01-14 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Mon, 2008-01-14 at 22:53 +, likewhoa wrote: Which DE/WM would you prefer for the gentoo livecd instead of the one provided? Kde Xfce Fluxbox E16 Fvwm Gnome Other Can I suggest that we not ask anything that we likely won't change? I have a strong feeling that KDE would

Re: [gentoo-dev] Seeking questions for a user survey

2008-01-14 Thread likewhoa
On Jan 15, 2008 12:16 AM, Chris Gianelloni [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Mon, 2008-01-14 at 22:53 +, likewhoa wrote: Which DE/WM would you prefer for the gentoo livecd instead of the one provided? Kde Xfce Fluxbox E16 Fvwm Gnome Other Can I suggest that we not ask

Re: [gentoo-dev] Seeking questions for a user survey; releng related

2008-01-14 Thread Iain Buchanan
On Mon, 2008-01-14 at 16:30 -0600, Brent Baude wrote: If the topic of frequent releases is put onto the survey, I would like to know what users anticipate as part of the new releases because new releases are based on the tree itself. It has been a while since I have used a binary

Re: [gentoo-dev] Seeking questions for a user survey

2008-01-14 Thread Chris Gianelloni
On Tue, 2008-01-15 at 00:34 +, likewhoa wrote: Do you think commercial packages should be part of the main tree? Yes No Why not Never! in unofficial overlay Dunno Is this something that we really even want to ask? I mean, if we're all about trying to provide