Re: [gentoo-dev] Some packages up for grabs

2012-11-26 Thread Anthony G. Basile
to me. I'll add myself, but please, by all means, anyone else join in if they like! -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 8040 5A4D 8709 21B1 1A88 33CE 979C AF40 D045 5535 GnuPG ID : D0455535

Re: [gentoo-dev] eudev project announcement

2012-12-15 Thread Anthony G. Basile
sounding like Stallman. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 8040 5A4D 8709 21B1 1A88 33CE 979C AF40 D045 5535 GnuPG ID : D0455535

[gentoo-dev] College Course in Gentoo Development

2012-12-17 Thread Anthony G. Basile
systematized enough, it can be a guide to future devs too. Everything will be creative commons. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 8040 5A4D 8709 21B1 1A88 33CE 979C AF40 D045 5535 GnuPG ID : D0455535

Re: [gentoo-dev] Moving our/portage stuff to var

2012-12-17 Thread Anthony G. Basile
on the idea of /var/cache -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 8040 5A4D 8709 21B1 1A88 33CE 979C AF40 D045 5535 GnuPG ID : D0455535

Re: [gentoo-dev] College Course in Gentoo Development

2012-12-17 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 12/17/2012 12:23 PM, Ian Stakenvicius wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 On 17/12/12 10:32 AM, Anthony G. Basile wrote: Hi everyone, 5. How to write ebuilds, ie the dev manual. How to work with cvs and git. 5.5: BUGS Very appropriate here to include somewhere

Re: [gentoo-dev] College Course in Gentoo Development

2012-12-17 Thread Anthony G. Basile
to image vs. merging to live system, etc.? I would expect students to like such stuff. At some point I would have to cover that. Like when I got over the phases of emerging, stepping through them with ebuild. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen

Re: [gentoo-dev] GCC 4.6 stabilization

2013-01-06 Thread Anthony G. Basile
on numerous catalyst builds (various arches + uclibc + hardening) for over 6 months now. It gives me less issues than 4.5. Please do it. Thanks :) -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 8040 5A4D 8709 21B1 1A88 33CE 979C AF40

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: About dropping mips-kernel herd

2013-01-20 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 01/20/2013 07:45 AM, Michael Palimaka wrote: On 20/01/2013 20:23, Pacho Ramos wrote: Looks like no package is included in it, I think we should drop that herd then Do you agree? +1 Yes drop it. I see no need. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail

Re: [gentoo-dev] The status of the 'minor' arches in gentoo

2013-02-17 Thread Anthony G. Basile
/doc/en/handbook/#doc_chap2 [4]: http://www.gentoo.org/doc/en/handbook/handbook- mips.xml?style=printablefull=1 -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 1FED FAD9 D82C 52A5 3BAB DC79 9384 FA6E F52D 4BBA GnuPG ID : F52D4BBA

Re: [gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs due lack of time

2013-02-18 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 02/16/2013 08:08 AM, Pacho Ramos wrote: Due pva lack of time the following packages are now up for grabs: net-firewall/xtables-addons (proxy maintained) net-misc/ipv6calc I can take care of these two. I use both. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail

[gentoo-dev] Building against /usr/src/linux and linux-info.eclass

2013-02-21 Thread Anthony G. Basile
and then these modules are expected to insmod against the running kernel, all of which can be mismatched, we have a lot of room for breakage. Eg. bug #458014. Any ideas about how to deal cleanly with situations like that? -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph. D. Chair of Information Technology D'Youville College

Re: [gentoo-dev] Building against /usr/src/linux and linux-info.eclass

2013-02-21 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 02/21/2013 06:12 PM, Doug Goldstein wrote: On Thu, Feb 21, 2013 at 12:42 PM, Anthony G. Basile bas...@opensource.dyc.edu wrote: Hi everyone, This issue has come up in a few bugs so I want to bounce it off the community. When building packages that need a configured kernel source tree, many

[gentoo-dev] Proposed update to pax-utils.eclass

2013-03-17 Thread Anthony G. Basile
/elfix.git;a=summary [5] http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/hardened/pax-quickstart.xml [6] http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/hardened/pax-migrate-xattr.xml -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 1FED FAD9 D82C 52A5 3BAB DC79 9384 FA6E F52D

Re: [gentoo-dev] Proposed update to pax-utils.eclass

2013-03-24 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 03/17/2013 08:19 AM, Anthony G. Basile wrote: Hi everyone, The hardened team has been working on getting PaX markings moved to Extended Attributes rather then putting them in a program header of the ELF binaries [1]. The motivation here is that this is a generally safer way of doing PaX

Re: [gentoo-dev] sys-apps/texinfo vs @system

2013-03-31 Thread Anthony G. Basile
into this category (100 by a rough survey of random Gentoo installs). obviously my preference is for the latter. -mike i also prefer just dropping it altogether. same reasons. i suspect it can also be removed from catalyst stage 2 which would clean up those runs. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo

Re: [gentoo-dev] Automagic pax-mark

2013-04-07 Thread Anthony G. Basile
. Setting it to PT would revert to only doing PT_PAX markings. Then users will have to manually set XT in their make.conf. I can try to get the user.pax on tmpfs patch into the Linux tree. At the very least, we can get it into gentoo-sources. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer

Re: [gentoo-dev] Automagic pax-mark

2013-04-07 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 04/07/2013 07:01 PM, Tom Wijsman wrote: On Sun, 07 Apr 2013 18:08:41 -0400 Anthony G. Basile bluen...@gentoo.org wrote: I can try to get the user.pax on tmpfs patch into the Linux tree. At the very least, we can get it into gentoo-sources. What does this patch do? I haven't been following

Re: [gentoo-dev] Automagic pax-mark

2013-04-09 Thread Anthony G. Basile
markings in ebuilds, but selinux labeling is done after most of the system is put in place, the appropriate sec-policy/selinux-XXX are emerged and then a global rlpkg is applied. It would be nice to automate that in a src_secmark() phase. (Just thinking out loud.) -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D

Re: [gentoo-dev] Making systemd more accessible to normal users

2013-05-09 Thread Anthony G. Basile
to not install unit files is important. I'm sympathetic to the idea of reducing use flags and I would really not like to see USE=openrc or systemd everywhere. Without having tested, it does seem that INSTALL_MASK is sufficient. I recommend going that route and documenting it. -- Anthony G

Re: [gentoo-dev] Going against co-maintainer's wishes (ref. bug 412697)

2013-05-25 Thread Anthony G. Basile
to work with the systemd people to reach it, ie I'll test. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 1FED FAD9 D82C 52A5 3BAB DC79 9384 FA6E F52D 4BBA GnuPG ID : F52D4BBA

Re: [gentoo-dev] Going against co-maintainer's wishes (ref. bug 412697)

2013-05-25 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 05/25/2013 03:58 PM, Mike Gilbert wrote: On Sat, May 25, 2013 at 3:53 PM, Anthony G. Basile bluen...@gentoo.org wrote: Can I ask the systemd people to design a working solution for opting out? I can't support this initiative without such a solution and I would be happy to work

[gentoo-dev] New USE_EXPAND flag for www-servers/monkeyd

2013-05-27 Thread Anthony G. Basile
to follow the same logic as apache here. There are no dependencies on monkeyd and so no use-deps. Seems very safe. Any objections? --Tony -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 1FED FAD9 D82C 52A5 3BAB DC79 9384 FA6E F52D

Re: [gentoo-dev] New USE_EXPAND flag for www-servers/monkeyd

2013-05-28 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 05/28/2013 02:01 AM, Tony Chainsaw Vroon wrote: On Mon, 2013-05-27 at 16:38 -0400, Anthony G. Basile wrote: There are about 9 plugins for monkeyd similar to apache which can be turned on/off by a configure switch. It makes sense to follow the same logic as apache here. Indeed it does

Re: [gentoo-dev] New USE_EXPAND flag for www-servers/monkeyd

2013-05-28 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 05/28/2013 11:35 AM, Michał Górny wrote: On Mon, 27 May 2013 16:38:09 -0400 Anthony G. Basile bluen...@gentoo.org wrote: I was about to add a use expand flag for monkeyd (a tiny web server) and there is a notice in base/make.default to discuss use expand flags on the list first

Re: [gentoo-dev] New USE_EXPAND flag for www-servers/monkeyd

2013-05-28 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 05/28/2013 03:07 PM, Michał Górny wrote: On Tue, 28 May 2013 14:57:03 -0400 Anthony G. Basile bluen...@gentoo.org wrote: On 05/28/2013 11:35 AM, Michał Górny wrote: On Mon, 27 May 2013 16:38:09 -0400 Anthony G. Basile bluen...@gentoo.org wrote: I was about to add a use expand flag

Re: [gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs

2013-06-02 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 06/02/2013 07:02 AM, Pacho Ramos wrote: Due c1pher lack of time the following packages are now up for grabs: app-benchmarks/ramspeed I'm the last person to have done some maintenance on ramspeed. I can take care of it. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E

Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] SRC_URI behaviour

2013-06-15 Thread Anthony G. Basile
. They don't override deeper structures such as toolchains and core utilities. We can overrride *anything* in the portage tree like eclasses making overlays a more serious matter. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 1FED FAD9

Re: [gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs

2013-06-16 Thread Anthony G. Basile
for an outstanding security issue, bug #460278. gmt, I'd be happy to work with you in the future. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 1FED FAD9 D82C 52A5 3BAB DC79 9384 FA6E F52D 4BBA GnuPG ID : F52D4BBA

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-kernel] Proper distribution integration of kernel *-sources, patches and configuration.

2013-07-01 Thread Anthony G. Basile
/23/580; --Tony -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 1FED FAD9 D82C 52A5 3BAB DC79 9384 FA6E F52D 4BBA GnuPG ID : F52D4BBA

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-kernel] Proper distribution integration of kernel *-sources, patches and configuration.

2013-07-01 Thread Anthony G. Basile
. Usually that is the main reason why these patches aren't merged upstream, because those changes are not acceptable. So be very careful here, you are messing with things that are rejected by upstream. greg k-h -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-kernel] Proper distribution integration of kernel *-sources, patches and configuration.

2013-07-01 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 07/01/2013 03:24 PM, Greg KH wrote: On Mon, Jul 01, 2013 at 02:30:51PM -0400, Anthony G. Basile wrote: Tom, you already know my opinion because we discussed it. I'm all for it. Just a reminder: there's always problems somewhere in the kernel which can be triggered by various options

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-kernel] Proper distribution integration of kernel *-sources, patches and configuration.

2013-07-01 Thread Anthony G. Basile
an experimental io scheduler. Have fun with it, but don't dare use it in production else we will laugh. -- Regards, Markos Chandras - Gentoo Linux Developer http://dev.gentoo.org/~hwoarang -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-kernel] Proper distribution integration of kernel *-sources, patches and configuration.

2013-07-01 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 07/01/2013 05:24 PM, Greg KH wrote: On Mon, Jul 01, 2013 at 05:17:07PM -0400, Anthony G. Basile wrote: On 07/01/2013 03:23 PM, Greg KH wrote: On Mon, Jul 01, 2013 at 08:45:16PM +0200, Tom Wijsman wrote: Q: What about my stable server? I really don't want to run this stuff

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-kernel] Proper distribution integration of kernel *-sources, patches and configuration.

2013-07-01 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 07/01/2013 05:30 PM, Fabio Erculiani wrote: On Mon, Jul 1, 2013 at 11:26 PM, Anthony G. Basile bluen...@gentoo.org wrote: I'm pretty sure I hit a genuine deadlock with it. I've been trying to reproduce with debugging on but nothing yet. But, having said that: BFQ [Experimtental

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: toolchain update was Re: [gentoo-project] Re: Questions for candidates for Gentoo Council 2013/2014

2013-07-06 Thread Anthony G. Basile
that point. ~3 days to recompile world on the lemote yeelong. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph. D. Chair of Information Technology D'Youville College Buffalo, NY 14201 (716) 829-8197

Re: [gentoo-dev] Sets in the tree

2013-08-14 Thread Anthony G. Basile
the needed support despite the details of the underlying implementation. The argument that implementation details limit such possibilities is spurious and should be ignored. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 1FED FAD9 D82C

Re: [gentoo-dev] Moving more arches to dev profiles

2013-08-21 Thread Anthony G. Basile
. I don't think you will. I can support this. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 1FED FAD9 D82C 52A5 3BAB DC79 9384 FA6E F52D 4BBA GnuPG ID : F52D4BBA

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Improve the security of the default profile

2013-09-12 Thread Anthony G. Basile
is okay. While there are some performance hits, it is generally safe and should cause little problems to our users. The other hardened features, however, have more of an impact and probably don't belong in vanilla as already discussed. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E

[gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-dev-announce] New Developer: Heather Cynede (cynede)

2013-09-20 Thread Anthony G. Basile
(popular unofficial overlay) and dotnet overlay. Please give him a warm welcome! Justin Welcome Heather! -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph. D. Chair of Information Technology D'Youville College Buffalo, NY 14201 (716) 829-8197

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: The future of sys-apps/openrc in Gentoo

2010-07-05 Thread Anthony G. Basile
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On 07/04/10 23:32, Nirbheek Chauhan wrote: On Mon, Jul 5, 2010 at 7:53 AM, Richard Freeman ri...@gentoo.org wrote: On 07/04/2010 04:09 PM, Jory A. Pratt wrote: For those of you not on the #gentoo-dev channel, I just announced I am gonna be

Re: [gentoo-dev] Can we get PIE on all SUID binaries by default, por favor?

2012-01-27 Thread Anthony G. Basile
let the list know. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 8040 5A4D 8709 21B1 1A88 33CE 979C AF40 D045 5535 GnuPG ID : D0455535

Re: [gentoo-dev] Can we get PIE on all SUID binaries by default, por favor?

2012-01-28 Thread Anthony G. Basile
address sizes : 36 bits physical, 48 bits virtual power management: -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 8040 5A4D 8709 21B1 1A88 33CE 979C AF40 D045 5535 GnuPG ID : D0455535

Re: [gentoo-dev] Can we get PIE on all SUID binaries by default, por favor?

2012-01-31 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 01/29/2012 02:14 PM, Mike Frysinger wrote: On Saturday 28 January 2012 07:26:59 Anthony G. Basile wrote: I've run nbench on two amd64 systems both running the same kernel vanilla-3.2.2. i don't think nbench is a good benchmark for this as it isn't really testing what you think it's testing

Re: [gentoo-dev] In need of a good dev

2012-02-18 Thread Anthony G. Basile
you'll probably get someone to just do it for free as long as it can be added to the tree and GPL. The sys admin stuff would more involved. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 8040 5A4D 8709 21B1 1A88 33CE 979C AF40 D045 5535

[gentoo-dev] RFC: Adding CCASFLAGS to filter-flags() in flag-o-matic.eclass

2012-02-21 Thread Anthony G. Basile
://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=398825 [2] http://www.delorie.com/gnu/docs/automake/automake_50.html -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 8040 5A4D 8709 21B1 1A88 33CE 979C AF40 D045 5535 GnuPG ID : D0455535

Re: [gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs due ken69267 retirement

2012-03-04 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 03/04/2012 07:21 AM, Pacho Ramos wrote: Due his retirement the following packages need a new maintainer: app-misc/ignuit app-portage/gpytage app-shells/squirrelsh (this only needs a proxy-maintainer) Thanks for taking them I can take squirrelsh if no one else wants. -- Anthony G

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-dev-announce] Submit project ideas NOW for Google Summer of Code 2012

2012-03-08 Thread Anthony G. Basile
, and as soon as the issues got deep, I asked myself, do I have time for this?! Then I asked, who would use this? I'm not sure about the OpenBSD port but with Minix there is some possibility because Minix is in need of userland. *Shrug* -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened

Re: [gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs due www-server herd removal

2012-03-21 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 03/21/2012 07:26 AM, Pacho Ramos wrote: www-servers/thttpd I can take care of this one -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 8040 5A4D 8709 21B1 1A88 33CE 979C AF40 D045 5535 GnuPG ID : D0455535

Re: [gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs

2012-03-23 Thread Anthony G. Basile
. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 8040 5A4D 8709 21B1 1A88 33CE 979C AF40 D045 5535 GnuPG ID : D0455535

Re: [gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs

2012-03-24 Thread Anthony G. Basile
, but I don't know what c-ares is, does it depend on curl somehow? greg k-h I already added myself as maintainer, but feel free to co-maintain. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 8040 5A4D 8709 21B1 1A88 33CE 979C AF40 D045

[gentoo-dev] RFC: pax-utils.eclass, downgrade from elog to einfo to avoid flooding logs

2012-04-03 Thread Anthony G. Basile
-${flags} -_pax_list_files elog $@ +einfo Fallback PaX marking -${flags} +_pax_list_files einfo $@ scanelf -Xxz ${flags} $@ elif [[ ${PAX_MARKINGS} != none ]]; then # Out of options! -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: pax-utils.eclass, downgrade from elog to einfo to avoid flooding logs

2012-04-06 Thread Anthony G. Basile
Okay no feedback. I'm assuming no one had any issues. I'm committing. On 04/03/2012 09:55 AM, Anthony G. Basile wrote: Hi everyone, pax-utils.eclass generates a lot of log messages when marking a large number of files, for example icedtea-bin. These messages are not that useful, so I

Re: [gentoo-dev] Portage Git migration - clean cut or git-cvsserver

2012-05-23 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 05/23/2012 10:39 AM, Alexey Shvetsov wrote: +1 for killing cvs Looks like the bloodbath begins. I too am in favor of killing cvs. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 8040 5A4D 8709 21B1 1A88 33CE 979C AF40 D045 5535

Re: [gentoo-dev] net-libs/libmicrohttpd up for grabs

2012-06-24 Thread Anthony G. Basile
regards, Chí-Thanh Christopher Nguyễn I can take care of it if no one else wants it. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 8040 5A4D 8709 21B1 1A88 33CE 979C AF40 D045 5535 GnuPG ID : D0455535

Re: [gentoo-dev] Last rites for net-ftp/netkit-tftp

2012-07-08 Thread Anthony G. Basile
. --Tony -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 8040 5A4D 8709 21B1 1A88 33CE 979C AF40 D045 5535 GnuPG ID : D0455535

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: news item: changes to stages (make.conf and make.profile)

2012-07-24 Thread Anthony G. Basile
to /etc/portage. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 8040 5A4D 8709 21B1 1A88 33CE 979C AF40 D045 5535 GnuPG ID : D0455535

[gentoo-dev] CIA.VC down for the count?

2012-08-23 Thread Anthony G. Basile
in #gentoo-commits if we want to discuss it there. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 8040 5A4D 8709 21B1 1A88 33CE 979C AF40 D045 5535 GnuPG ID : D0455535

Re: [gentoo-dev] CIA.VC down for the count?

2012-08-23 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 08/23/2012 01:07 PM, Fabian Groffen wrote: On 23-08-2012 16:58:16 +, Robin H. Johnson wrote: On Thu, Aug 23, 2012 at 07:34:01AM -0400, Anthony G. Basile wrote: With cia.vc no longer working, its hard to keep track of one another's commits in real time. I used to use the web page

Re: [gentoo-dev] CIA.VC down for the count?

2012-08-24 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 08/24/2012 03:28 AM, Markos Chandras wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 08/23/2012 12:34 PM, Anthony G. Basile wrote: Hi everyone, With cia.vc no longer working, its hard to keep track of one another's commits in real time. I used to use the web page and the IRC

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: CIA replacement

2012-10-02 Thread Anthony G. Basile
thanks for saying that. That's exactly how I was using CIA. Now I'm just using the gentoo-commits@ list which gives the same info but requires more sorting effort on my brain. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 8040 5A4D 8709

Re: [gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs

2012-10-28 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 10/28/2012 10:08 AM, Pacho Ramos wrote: As talked with Kumba, he will leave this packages up for grabs: dev-util/comparator net-mail/mhonarc Thanks for taking them I'll take dev-util/comparator since I've used it. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail

Re: [gentoo-dev] Maintainer needed: dev-libs/icu

2012-10-29 Thread Anthony G. Basile
is required: # icu dev-libs/libxml2 dev-db/couchdb # One of the following USE flag combinations is required: # icu dev-libs/yaz -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 8040 5A4D 8709 21B1 1A88 33CE 979C AF40 D045 5535

Re: [gentoo-dev] Maintainer needed: dev-libs/icu

2012-10-29 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 10/29/2012 04:59 PM, Diego Elio Pettenò wrote: On 29/10/2012 13:19, Anthony G. Basile wrote: I just generated the list of dependencies, 28 packages, see below. Compile tests against each are easy enough. Run tests against non-library packages are easy too. It would be harder to do

Re: [gentoo-dev] udev-ng? (Was: Summary Council meeting Tuesday 13 November 2012)

2012-11-18 Thread Anthony G. Basile
of this project. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 8040 5A4D 8709 21B1 1A88 33CE 979C AF40 D045 5535 GnuPG ID : D0455535

Re: [gentoo-dev] Copyright issues (Was: udev-ng?)

2012-11-19 Thread Anthony G. Basile
than working with code because I can readily test one but not the other. Since you only gain experience by doing something, I can confidently say I have zero copyright experience. Again thanks. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph. D. Professor of Information Technology D'Youville College Buffalo, NY 14201

Re: [gentoo-dev] Copyright issues

2012-11-20 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 11/20/2012 04:26 AM, Ulrich Mueller wrote: On Mon, 19 Nov 2012, Anthony G Basile wrote: The other levels are files and projects. So this leads to the other confusion, do you touch every file in the project when forking etc. The answer appears to be that a file is the unit, but from practice

Re: [gentoo-dev] Two herds (and four extra?)

2010-07-21 Thread Anthony G. Basile
lists is to help keep the issues straight: kernel issues to hardened-kernel and userland/toolchain issues to hardened. [1] http://dev.gentoo.org/~blueness/hardened-sources/ - -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Developer -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.15 (GNU/Linux) Comment

Re: [gentoo-dev] Two herds (and four extra?)

2010-07-22 Thread Anthony G. Basile
work. If we have herds listed before maintainers, do you still assign to the first maintainer? In other words, do you only default to the first herd if there are no maintainers listed at all? - -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Developer -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.15

Re: [gentoo-dev] The future of sys-apps/openrc in Gentoo

2010-08-23 Thread Anthony G. Basile
traditional shell based init scripts. Except for the lack of manpower, it would be nice to offer our users different flavors of system startups, but dropping openrc would not be a good idea. - -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Developer -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.15 (GNU

Re: [gentoo-dev] openrc stabilization update

2010-09-20 Thread Anthony G. Basile
know this is more work on doc writers, but I don't think that will equal the pain users will experience being forced one way or another. - -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Developer -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.16 (GNU/Linux) Comment: Using GnuPG with Mozilla - http

[gentoo-dev] Hardened is planning on restructuring its profiles

2010-11-06 Thread Anthony G. Basile
We're planning on starting with the minor arches and then moving onto x86 and amd64. Since this has the potential to impact all profiles (given the complex inheritance structure), we'd like any feedback or caveats before we proceed. Anthony G. Basile (blueness) and the hardened team -- Anthony G

Re: [gentoo-dev] Hardened is planning on restructuring its profiles

2010-11-06 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 11/06/2010 10:46 AM, Theo Chatzimichos wrote: On Saturday 06 November 2010 16:37:41 Anthony G. Basile wrote: Hi everyone, The hardened team is planning to restructure its profiles so that there is no version. Thus on a amd64 system, [8] hardened/linux/amd64/10.0 [9] hardened/linux/amd64

Re: [gentoo-dev] Hardened is planning on restructuring its profiles

2010-11-06 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 11/06/2010 11:45 AM, Alex Alexander wrote: On 6 Nov 2010, at 16:37, Anthony G. Basile bluen...@gentoo.org wrote: Hi everyone, The hardened team is planning to restructure its profiles so that there is no version. Thus on a amd64 system, [8] hardened/linux/amd64/10.0 [9

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: News item for restructuring of hardened profiles.

2010-11-10 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 11/09/2010 11:08 PM, Duncan wrote: Christian Faulhammer posted on Tue, 09 Nov 2010 23:51:45 +0100 as excerpted: Hi, Anthony G. Basile bluen...@gentoo.org: We will change the profiles one arch at a time, starting with ia64, and proceeding in order with ppc, ppc64, x86 and amd64. Once

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: News item for restructuring of hardened profiles.

2010-11-10 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 11/10/2010 08:30 AM, Christian Faulhammer wrote: Hi, Anthony G. Basile bluen...@gentoo.org: 1) authorship - I've added another line for the entire hardened team. I've kept my name in there because I'm the point person for the work. That was my intention, not replacement, though I should

Re: [gentoo-dev] News item for restructuring of hardened profiles.

2010-11-10 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 11/10/2010 10:29 AM, Petteri Räty wrote: On 11/10/2010 02:42 PM, Peter Volkov wrote: В Втр, 09/11/2010 в 18:20 -0500, Anthony G. Basile пишет: Title: Restructuring of Hardened profiles [...] Display-If-Profile: hardened/linux Is it possible to restrict this news item to be shown

Re: [gentoo-dev] News item for restructuring of hardened profiles.

2010-11-10 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 11/10/2010 04:42 PM, Matthew Summers wrote: On Wed, Nov 10, 2010 at 3:39 PM, Matthew Summers quantumsumm...@gentoo.orgwrote: On Wed, Nov 10, 2010 at 3:22 PM, Anthony G. Basile bluen...@gentoo.orgwrote: On 11/10/2010 10:29 AM, Petteri Räty wrote: On 11/10/2010 02:42 PM, Peter Volkov wrote

Re: [gentoo-dev] News item for restructuring of hardened profiles.

2010-11-11 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 11/10/2010 05:44 PM, Anthony G. Basile wrote: On 11/10/2010 04:42 PM, Matthew Summers wrote: On Wed, Nov 10, 2010 at 3:39 PM, Matthew Summers quantumsumm...@gentoo.orgwrote: On Wed, Nov 10, 2010 at 3:22 PM, Anthony G. Basile bluen...@gentoo.orgwrote: On 11/10/2010 10:29 AM, Petteri Räty

Re: [gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs

2011-01-06 Thread Anthony G. Basile
and there (especially security fixes). Upstream really nice, there were user requests for beta ebuilds which I have no time to provide. V-Li I'll take net-mis/tor. I know the upstream people. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Developer

Re: [gentoo-dev] On hosting self-produced distfiles

2011-01-20 Thread Anthony G. Basile
. If the developer retires, what do we do with the files? There is another problem: grep mirror /usr/portage/eclass/* | sed -e 's/:.*$//' | sort | uniq shows 39 eclasses which refer to mirror:// -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Developer

Re: [gentoo-dev] On hosting self-produced distfiles

2011-01-20 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 01/20/2011 01:34 PM, Anthony G. Basile wrote: On 01/20/2011 01:23 AM, Paweł Hajdan, Jr. wrote: On 1/20/11 1:50 AM, Diego Elio Pettenò wrote: If you produced the file yourself, and it doesn't matter if the file is reproducible (unless it is reproducible to sha512 identity), please use

[gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-dev-announce] Stabilisation exceptions

2011-01-24 Thread Anthony G. Basile
/gradm because it is the userland tool for setting up RBAC in the hardened kernel. We often need to stabilize the two at the same time. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Developer

Re: [gentoo-dev] USE=-ipv6 in the hardened profile

2011-02-08 Thread Anthony G. Basile
hardened servers have it, so yeah, its a good idea. Let me do some more investigating to make sure I'm not missing anything and then I'll add it. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Developer

[gentoo-dev] release 11.0 and freshmeat.net

2011-03-10 Thread Anthony G. Basile
pretty :) -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Developer

Re: [gentoo-dev] pax-utils.eclass: elog - einfo?

2011-03-13 Thread Anthony G. Basile
. for people who do, they probably do want to see this. maybe have it `elog` only when [[ $(uname -r) == *-grsec* ]] -mike blueness@yellowness ~ $ uname -r 2.6.37-hardened-r5 so you need == *-hardened-* -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Developer

Re: [gentoo-dev] pax-utils.eclass: elog - einfo?

2011-03-13 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 03/13/2011 06:01 PM, Mike Frysinger wrote: On Sunday, March 13, 2011 17:38:29 Anthony G. Basile wrote: On 03/13/2011 04:19 PM, Mike Frysinger wrote: maybe have it `elog` only when [[ $(uname -r) == *-grsec* ]] blueness@yellowness ~ $ uname -r 2.6.37-hardened-r5 so you need == *-hardened

Re: [gentoo-dev] Use of use.mask

2011-04-30 Thread Anthony G. Basile
, at their own risk. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 8040 5A4D 8709 21B1 1A88 33CE 979C AF40 D045 5535 GnuPG ID : D0455535

Re: [gentoo-dev] hardened flavor of the developer profile

2011-05-05 Thread Anthony G. Basile
for any warning about deprecated profiles. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 8040 5A4D 8709 21B1 1A88 33CE 979C AF40 D045 5535 GnuPG ID : D0455535

Re: [gentoo-dev] hardened flavor of the developer profile

2011-05-06 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 05/06/2011 03:29 AM, Paweł Hajdan, Jr. wrote: On 5/5/11 10:45 PM, Anthony G. Basile wrote: We simplified our profiles recently (last Oct-Nov 2010) You're referring to http://archives.gentoo.org/gentoo-dev/msg_d847f6258a398052deecc9786c45c604.xml, right? Yes, that was one of several

[gentoo-dev] Should server be a global use flag?

2011-05-23 Thread Anthony G. Basile
:) -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 8040 5A4D 8709 21B1 1A88 33CE 979C AF40 D045 5535 GnuPG ID : D0455535

Re: [gentoo-dev] Should server be a global use flag?

2011-05-23 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 05/23/2011 10:48 AM, Ulrich Mueller wrote: On Mon, 23 May 2011, Anthony G Basile wrote: I was looking at use.desc/use.local.desc to see if the server flag is global or not. I was surprised to see that it is not. There are 26 packages that use a local server flag and they all say something

Re: [gentoo-dev] Should server be a global use flag?

2011-05-23 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 05/23/2011 12:37 PM, Michał Górny wrote: On Mon, 23 May 2011 16:48:15 +0200 Ulrich Mueller u...@gentoo.org wrote: On Mon, 23 May 2011, Anthony G Basile wrote: I was looking at use.desc/use.local.desc to see if the server flag is global or not. I was surprised to see

[gentoo-dev] sec-policy/selinux-policykit for removal

2011-06-18 Thread Anthony G. Basile
sec-policy/selinux-policykit masked for removal, bug #371441 There are no package depending on it. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 8040 5A4D 8709 21B1 1A88 33CE 979C AF40 D045 5535 GnuPG ID : D0455535

[gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-dev-announce] sec-policy/selinux-policykit for removal

2011-06-19 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 06/18/2011 07:06 PM, Chris PeBenito wrote: On 6/18/2011 1:16 PM, Anthony G. Basile wrote: sec-policy/selinux-policykit masked for removal, bug #371441 There are no package depending on it. Is sys-auth/polkit going away? Thats what its for. Hi Chris, I resolved the confusion. sys-auth

Re: [gentoo-dev] rfc: should openrc be mandatory on all gentoo systems?

2011-06-29 Thread Anthony G. Basile
or gentoolkit which, strictly speaking, should depend on openrc to provide functions.sh and don't currently. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 8040 5A4D 8709 21B1 1A88 33CE 979C AF40 D045 5535 GnuPG ID : D0455535

[gentoo-dev] RFC: Disambiguation of hardened use flag and proposal for a new global flag pax_kernel

2011-07-14 Thread Anthony G. Basile
/msg_040568ebe0a2f55c76820cfdcf8a0ff9.xml -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E-Mail: bluen...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : 8040 5A4D 8709 21B1 1A88 33CE 979C AF40 D045 5535 GnuPG ID : D0455535

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: Disambiguation of hardened use flag and proposal for a new global flag pax_kernel

2011-07-15 Thread Anthony G. Basile
is on the user's system which is not guaranteed unless the users has emerged hardened-sources (which will depend on paxctl). scanelf would have to be the replacement in such cases because it is guaranteed to be there by the profiles. -- Anthony G. Basile, Ph.D. Gentoo Linux Developer [Hardened] E

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: Disambiguation of hardened use flag and proposal for a new global flag pax_kernel

2011-07-18 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 07/16/2011 12:55 PM, Paweł Hajdan, Jr. wrote: On 7/15/11 3:51 AM, Anthony G. Basile wrote: So, here's the glitch. For example, in dev-lang/mono, following the above plan, we would drop the hardened flag, remove DEPEND= ... hardened? ( sys-apps/paxctl ) In the cited scenario, if you're

[gentoo-dev] POSIX capability in Gentoo

2011-07-31 Thread Anthony G. Basile
in the area and that there was a consensus to include functions to set caps within portage [2]. I don't know what, if anything has been done since then, but I'd like to lend my support. Ref [1] http://lwn.net/Articles/420969/ [2] http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/gentoo/dev/226948 -- Anthony G. Basile

Re: [gentoo-dev] POSIX capability in Gentoo

2011-07-31 Thread Anthony G. Basile
On 07/31/2011 03:46 PM, Nirbheek Chauhan wrote: On Sun, Jul 31, 2011 at 8:13 PM, Anthony G. Basile bluen...@gentoo.org wrote: Hi everyone, A couple of days ago, bonsaikitten (Patrick), kerframil (Kerin Millar) and myself were talking about other distros moving away from setuid binaries

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