Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: emerge snapshots

2006-01-24 Thread A. Khattri
On Tue, 24 Jan 2006, Wernfried Haas wrote: - adding buildpkg to your FEATURES builds binary packages, which makes it faster to revert to older versions if the new one cause problems. You could also use quickpkg, i.e. write a script that interates through world and runs quickpkg on each

Re: [gentoo-dev] vpopmail and company

2006-01-24 Thread A. Khattri
On Tue, 24 Jan 2006, Darryl Wagoner wrote: I just did an emerge --update world which upgraded vpopmail. This update was bad news. It switched vpopmail over to mysql based auths and storage of email which I didn't have mysql or vpopmail setup for. This gave me a lot of grief. Just and FYI.

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: emerge snapshots

2006-01-24 Thread A. Khattri
On Tue, 24 Jan 2006, Francesco Riosa wrote: Better create the list from /var/db/pkg/* , world file only own the file explicitly merged, leaving out any dependencies (fex libraries). Yes you're right - that is what I did last time I played with this. -- -- gentoo-dev@gentoo.org mailing

[gentoo-dev] Which license?

2006-04-27 Thread A. Khattri
Im working on an ebuild for a package and Im not sure what license to use. The package is Copyright Company X but has this underneath: ## This software may be freely copied, modified and redistributed ## without fee for non-commerical purposes provided that this license ## remains intact and

[gentoo-dev] ACCESS DENIED during emerge

2006-04-28 Thread A. Khattri
In writing and testing a new ebuild, I ran emerge as root and got ACCESS DENIED errors when it tried writing two config files into /etc. Do I need to do something special for config files in an ebuild? -- Aj -- gentoo-dev@gentoo.org mailing list

[gentoo-dev] default RDEPEND?

2006-04-28 Thread A. Khattri
Does it make sense to make the value of RDEPEND in an ebuild depend on USE flags? Example: Im writing an ebuild that use either cvs or svn at runtime. I want to allow users to choose which one they want but make cvs the default. What's the best practice for scripting this in an ebuild? -- Aj

Re: [gentoo-dev] ACCESS DENIED during emerge

2006-04-28 Thread A. Khattri
On Fri, 28 Apr 2006, Chris White wrote: On Friday 28 April 2006 12:41 pm, A. Khattri wrote: In writing and testing a new ebuild, I ran emerge as root and got ACCESS DENIED errors when it tried writing two config files into /etc. Do I need to do something special for config files

Re: [gentoo-dev] Available hardware

2008-01-16 Thread A. Khattri
On Wed, 16 Jan 2008, Jeroen Roovers wrote: Shipping is horrendous across the Pond, even to the UK, let alone the hop across the Canal. :\ Given the continuing slide of the US dollar, actually its worse for US residents wanting something shipped *to* them from the UK... -- A --

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Some support for Sunrise Overlay :-)

2008-11-28 Thread Ajai Khattri
On Mon, 24 Nov 2008, Tiziano Müller wrote: Well, sunrise is not about uploading a package just somewhere but about having it reviewed and corrected such that it follows basic guidelines. Since this process requires bi-directional communication, IRC is a good (low-latency) way to do that. Some

[gentoo-dev] Sandbox violation?

2011-01-11 Thread Ajai Khattri
but what does this actually mean and how can we fix it? -- Ajai Khattri Systems Admin | Web / Mobile Developer