[gentoo-dev] Last rites: net-p2p/xmr-stak

2021-03-29 Thread Craig Andrews
# Craig Andrews (2021-03-29) # Unmaintained upstream. # Project is also not useful due to changes in cryptocurrency mining. # Open security issue, bug #779004 # Removal on 2021-04-29, bug #779166 net-p2p/xmr-stak Thanks, ~Craig signature.asc Description: PGP signature signature.asc

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: dev-util/regexxer

2021-03-29 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: dev-util/regexxer https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/dev-util/regexxer -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: gnome-extra/synapse

2021-03-29 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: gnome-extra/synapse https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/gnome-extra/synapse -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: x11-terms/sakura

2021-03-29 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: x11-terms/sakura https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/x11-terms/sakura -- Best, Jonas

[gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs: sys-apps/mount-gtk

2021-03-29 Thread Jonas Stein
Dear all the following packages are up for grabs after dropping desktop-misc: sys-apps/mount-gtk https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/sys-apps/mount-gtk -- Best, Jonas

Re: [gentoo-dev] timezone configuration - why copying, not symlinking /etc/localtime ?

2021-03-29 Thread William Hubbs
This is getting really long, so I'm going to remove more things I'm not answering directly. On Sun, Mar 28, 2021 at 07:31:02PM -0400, Joshua Kinard wrote: > > The problem is, there's a chicken-and-egg problem in the scenario where > > / and /usr are on separate partitions, and this is why a

Re: [gentoo-dev] developing a separate repo spec

2021-03-29 Thread Ulrich Mueller
> On Mon, 29 Mar 2021, Tim Harder wrote: > Is there any interest these days in developing and maintaining a > separate repo spec [1]? Among other uses, it would help in describing > standardized repo features related to metadata/layout.conf settings > allowing devs to reference a single,

Re: [gentoo-dev] timezone configuration - why copying, not symlinking /etc/localtime ?

2021-03-29 Thread James Le Cuirot
On Sun, 28 Mar 2021 19:46:32 -0400 Joshua Kinard wrote: > I've kinda come to this conclusion myself. I could probably host an > extracted, micro-initramfs on my NFS server that would be loaded by the > kernel to jump to $REAL_ROOT. Not *too* much of an issue on the Octane, > because I can

Re: [gentoo-dev] Last-rites: app-eselect/eselect-infinality, app-eselect/eselect-lcdfilter, media-fonts/infinality-ultimate-meta, media-libs/fontconfig-ultimate, media-libs/fontconfig-infinality

2021-03-29 Thread Joonas Niilola
On 3/29/21 2:27 PM, Andreas Sturmlechner wrote: > # Removal on 2021-04-26. > > media-fonts/infinality-ultimate-meta > This has been an useful package regardless of infinality patch set. It doesn't depend on it in any way either. I do have it forked already in my local overlay with few more font

Re: [gentoo-dev] Last-rites: app-eselect/eselect-infinality, app-eselect/eselect-lcdfilter, media-fonts/infinality-ultimate-meta, media-libs/fontconfig-ultimate, media-libs/fontconfig-infinality

2021-03-29 Thread Joonas Niilola
On 3/29/21 2:50 PM, Joonas Niilola wrote: > This has been an useful package regardless of infinality patch set. It > doesn't depend on it in any way either. > > I do have it forked already in my local overlay with few more font > packages added to the list. Would there be interest in keeping

[gentoo-dev] Last-rites: app-eselect/eselect-infinality, app-eselect/eselect-lcdfilter, media-fonts/infinality-ultimate-meta, media-libs/fontconfig-ultimate, media-libs/fontconfig-infinality

2021-03-29 Thread Andreas Sturmlechner
# Andreas Sturmlechner (2021-03-27) # Dead upstream. Bugs #437056, #453964, #550592, #768303 # Removal on 2021-04-26. app-eselect/eselect-infinality app-eselect/eselect-lcdfilter media-fonts/infinality-ultimate-meta media-libs/fontconfig-ultimate media-libs/fontconfig-infinality signature.asc

Re: [gentoo-dev] developing a separate repo spec

2021-03-29 Thread Tim Harder
On 2021-03-29 Mon 00:06, Ulrich Mueller wrote: > Why not make it a chapter of PMS? A separate document would presumably > imply having a repository API (RAPI?) decoupled from EAPI? One reason is EAPI development often moves relatively slowly and many potential repo spec features are probably

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: app-editors/beaver

2021-03-29 Thread Jonas Stein
# Jonas Stein (2021-03-29) # Depends on gtk-2, no release since 2010. # Removal on 2021-05-01. # Bug #779148. app-editors/beaver OpenPGP_signature Description: OpenPGP digital signature