On Sat, Jul 20, 2019 at 08:50:29PM +0300, Andrew Savchenko wrote:
> On Wed, 17 Jul 2019 15:25:10 +0200 Michał Górny wrote:
> > Hello,
> > The QA team would like to introduce the following policy:
> > """
> > Packages must not disable installing manpages via USE flags (e.g.
> > USE=man or
On Mon, 22 Jul 2019 21:08:51 -0400
Aaron Bauman wrote:
> 1. I want some documentation
> 2. It doesn't ship from upstream (without crazy extra deps)
> 3. Gentoo guy hooked me up and packaged it pre-built with it
> 4. Thanks!
The proposal as-stated is:
1. Documentation requires even 1 additional
On Sat, Jul 20, 2019 at 06:16:24PM -0400, Rich Freeman wrote:
> On Sat, Jul 20, 2019 at 4:22 PM Michał Górny wrote:
> > Yes, I get it. User experience is not important if it would mean
> > developers would actually do anything but the bare minimum to get
> > from one paycheck to another.
On Sun, Jul 21, 2019 at 08:30:03AM +0200, Michał Górny wrote:
> On Wed, 2019-07-17 at 12:09 -0700, Matt Turner wrote:
> > On Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 6:25 AM Michał Górny wrote:
> > > Hello,
> > >
> > > The QA team would like to introduce the following policy:
> > >
> > > """
> > > Packages must
On Mon, 22 Jul 2019 21:04:07 -0400
Aaron Bauman wrote:
> I am going to divert topics here... "freedom"... like freedom to post on a
> mailing list without restriction (e.g. whitelisting) ?
Please don't, this ain't going anywhere.
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On 07/22/19 21:08, Aaron Bauman wrote:
> On Sat, Jul 20, 2019 at 06:16:24PM -0400, Rich Freeman wrote:
>> On Sat, Jul 20, 2019 at 4:22 PM Michał Górny wrote:
>>> Yes, I get it. User experience is not important if it would mean
>>> developers would actually do anything but the bare
I'm with Rich on this one. I trust that like me most of the developers
here earn pay checks from elsewhere and that our time here is either
completely volunteer work, or towards a purpose that suits that of our
Unless there is a way to automate the building of the associated
On Mon, 22 Jul 2019 11:00:42 +0200
Jaco Kroon wrote:
> USE flag to enable/disable bundled packages. Any packages that gets
> committed with this USE flag goes off to a build server that builds the
> package and prepares an install (without bundled) and then the man pages
> can be scraped
On Mon, Jul 22, 2019 at 8:35 AM Kent Fredric wrote:
> Though I suspect *literally* using USE flags for this as-is might be
> the wrong approach, as that just causes user-side pollution :/
Maybe in some other situations this might be true, but as I mentioned
in my previous email, users who DO
On Mon, 22 Jul 2019 09:18:38 -0400
Rich Freeman wrote:
> there is a relationship between packages that need to have manpages
> pregenerated and the package manager.
My objection re: pollution is more to the point that this propagation
of mechanisms that are inherently "package manager
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