Re: [gentoo-dev] find -delete safe to use?

2015-03-14 Thread James Le Cuirot
On Sat, 14 Mar 2015 23:14:57 + James Le Cuirot ch...@gentoo.org wrote: On the one hand, it should always be present now, given what I said about @system above but on the other hand, if it gets installed as gfind then there's no point in pulling it in if you're only going to call find

[gentoo-dev] find -delete safe to use?

2015-03-14 Thread James Le Cuirot
, it should always be present now, given what I said about @system above but on the other hand, if it gets installed as gfind then there's no point in pulling it in if you're only going to call find. Can someone please put my mind at rest? :) -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer

Re: [gentoo-dev] find -delete safe to use?

2015-03-15 Thread James Le Cuirot
if this answers your question, but find is defined as an alias for gfind in profiles/default/bsd/fbsd/profile.bashrc. Aha! Now it all makes sense, thank you. :) -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpefTxTosv40.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] find -delete safe to use?

2015-03-15 Thread James Le Cuirot
On Sun, 15 Mar 2015 10:25:38 +0100 Ulrich Mueller u...@gentoo.org wrote: On Sat, 14 Mar 2015, James Le Cuirot wrote: I've long considered the -delete argument to find to be widely supported enough that using it in ebuilds should not be a problem. Indeed, a grep of the tree shows

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: dev-java/jackson-mapper

2015-03-06 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot ch...@gentoo.org (6 Mar 2015) # A Jackon library that was part of v1 but not v2. Nothing in the tree # has ever required v1. Removal in 30 days. dev-java/jackson-mapper -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpfkAnoiHJi9.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: dev-java/jna-posix

2015-03-28 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot ch...@gentoo.org (28 Mar 2015) # Formerly required by NetBeans. Upstream has been dead for # years. Removal in 30 days. dev-java/jna-posix -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpIJ0tOffEY6.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] ALLARCHES bugzilla keyword for stabilization requests

2015-03-30 Thread James Le Cuirot
as stable immediately? If not then why not? I tried to find the council meeting minutes where this was discussed but to no avail. :( -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpFSNEImSUuj.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Should Gentoo do https by default?

2015-03-29 Thread James Le Cuirot
. That 240x320 screen surely hurts your eyes. ;) You could probably pick up something better for nothing. That phone can also be rooted quite easily (I've done it) and then flashed with something more recent. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpnCRFXGIzBb.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital

Re: [gentoo-dev] Last rites: app-emulation/emul-linux-x86*

2015-03-29 Thread James Le Cuirot
://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=474464#c5 -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpoHyxHdr55C.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Last rites: app-emulation/emul-linux-x86*

2015-03-29 Thread James Le Cuirot
), and getting novell-groupwise-client to always use the bundled JRE. I need dilfridge's input on the latter. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgprcZKTnT0wB.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Importance of SLOTs on Java dependencies

2015-04-28 Thread James Le Cuirot
On Sun, 19 Apr 2015 03:38:09 -0600 Ryan Hill rh...@gentoo.org wrote: On Wed, 8 Apr 2015 16:25:20 +0100 James Le Cuirot ch...@gentoo.org wrote: On Wed, 8 Apr 2015 17:10:30 +0200 Patrice Clement monsie...@gentoo.org wrote: Tuesday 07 Apr 2015 20:41:05, Pacho Ramos wrote : Wouldn't

Re: [gentoo-dev] Sparc Arch status

2015-05-17 Thread James Le Cuirot
keywords we have on several other packages. The sparc keyword has already been dropped from java-config. The sparc-solaris keywords can stay because those profiles are experimental anyway. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpq4K47_2tFw.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Importance of SLOTs on Java dependencies

2015-04-15 Thread James Le Cuirot
agrees :). Turns out it doesn't agree. RepoMan scours the neighborhood... KEYWORDS.stable [fatal] 1 dev-embedded/arduino/arduino-1.0.5-r1.ebuild added with stable keywords: amd64 x86 What are my options? Force it? :/ -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgphGXHKzpk0G.pgp

Re: [gentoo-dev] Importance of SLOTs on Java dependencies

2015-04-16 Thread James Le Cuirot
new -S (--straight-to-stable) option for repoman. Thanks for adding that, sometimes it is just necessary so this makes me feel a little more at ease. I used --force this time around but I'll look for it in the next release. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgp57lAFmLSBx.pgp

Re: [gentoo-dev] Looking for a generic solution to non-USE-conditional circular deps

2015-04-11 Thread James Le Cuirot
by the package manager to allow to unbreak the cycle. If it only needs to be applied the first time, should there even be a flag at all? Maybe it could be more transparent than that? -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpsS50TqyVY4.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: dev-java/classworlds

2015-04-18 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot ch...@gentoo.org (18 Apr 2015) # Old, unmaintained, not used by anything, and superseded by # plexus-classworlds. There is a newer version in java-overlay that # can't go yet but will go eventually. Removal in 30 days. dev-java/classworlds -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: dev-java/diablo-jdk, dev-java/diablo-jre-bin

2015-04-14 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot ch...@gentoo.org (14 Apr 2015) # Not updated beyond Java 6, no longer supported upstream, full of # holes, and probably doesn't work. This is the last VM currently # available to FreeBSD until we try icedtea but BSD team are cool with # this. Removal in 30 days. dev-java/diablo

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: app-emulation/emul-linux-x86-java, dev-java/sun-j2me-bin

2015-04-05 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot ch...@gentoo.org (05 Apr 2015) # A 32-on-64 Java VM is no longer considered necessary and a multilib # icedtea-bin would be preferred anyway. sun-j2me-bin depends on this # but it has been superseded by Oracle's JME and I doubt we'll ever # need that either. Removal in 30 days

[gentoo-dev] Importance of SLOTs on Java dependencies

2015-04-05 Thread James Le Cuirot
and haven't heard anything back. He hasn't been seen on IRC for over 5 months. :( -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgp0Pq1rUf7R8.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Importance of SLOTs on Java dependencies

2015-04-08 Thread James Le Cuirot
at the moment. It outputs an error message by default but dies if you have JAVA_PKG_STRICT set, which all Java devs should do. P.S. Quit top posting. :P -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: Indention in metadata.xml

2015-06-06 Thread James Le Cuirot
. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpyACVhcMix7.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: app-eselect/eselect-ecj

2015-06-20 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot ch...@gentoo.org (20 Jun 2015) # Now part of eselect-java. Its continued presence has complicated # dependencies and created bugs such as #505352. Removal in 30 days. app-eselect/eselect-ecj -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpnw38QeplHo.pgp Description

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: ban EAPI 1

2015-06-10 Thread James Le Cuirot
mean that I have to address the EAPI of 5 ebuilds first but don't let that stop you. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpsbGyat_DRY.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Packages up for grabs

2015-05-27 Thread James Le Cuirot
used it once or twice. It looks dead simple and I doubt there's going to be a new release any time soon. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer

Re: [gentoo-dev] Anti-spam changes: proposal to drop spammy mail

2015-05-23 Thread James Le Cuirot
and connect using IMAP directly. I am totally fine with that setup. The spam is a tad annoying but it's not reached intolerable levels for me and I do use procmail, which helps a little. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpvJPVVKZMal.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] .gitignore

2015-08-12 Thread James Le Cuirot
the logic for this in Portage but those are the defaults nonetheless. So why would they not exist? I'm certainly using them here and I would like to see them in .gitignore. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpSredWaJ3fn.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] .gitignore

2015-08-12 Thread James Le Cuirot
On Thu, 13 Aug 2015 00:11:45 +0200 Alan McKinnon alan.mckin...@gmail.com wrote: On 12/08/2015 23:29, James Le Cuirot wrote: Mike Frysinger vapier at gentoo.org writes: On 10 Aug 2015 09:17, Michał Górny wrote: Dnia 2015-08-10, o godz. 02:42:21 Mike Frysinger napisał(a): On 10 Aug 2015

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: EAPI 4 deprecated ban

2015-08-16 Thread James Le Cuirot
though and I'd prefer that you didn't file bugs. It's not like we're unaware of them. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpLKnlfCCDKL.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] games.eclass

2015-08-21 Thread James Le Cuirot
whatever seems best for the game in question? I'd be happy to hold such discussions in a distro-wide fashion though. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpCfmn38lyM0.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] games.eclass

2015-08-22 Thread James Le Cuirot
ebuild development and user-side configuration/installation. I'm pleased to say I was thinking along the same lines. This gives me confidence that I could contribute games without upsetting anybody, be it alone or part of a team. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer

Re: [gentoo-dev] QA bikeshed: killing USE=dedicated in favor of uniform USE=client+server

2015-08-20 Thread James Le Cuirot
like qt. client and server would probably be enabled by default in most cases and I doubt there are any games where you can't have both. If there were a conflict then you would want to make a concious decision as it's more significant than choosing a GUI toolkit. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: dev-java/{jldap,openspml,openspml2,soap}

2015-07-29 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot ch...@gentoo.org (29 Jul 2015) # dev-java/soap is fixable but it and its related packages are all # dead upstream. Removal in 30 days. See bug #556250. dev-java/jldap dev-java/openspml dev-java/openspml2 dev-java/soap -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: useflag policies

2015-08-03 Thread James Le Cuirot
throwing it out there for consideration. :) -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: dev-java/cocoon

2015-07-30 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot ch...@gentoo.org (30 Jul 2015) # Holding back the removal of Java 6 and upstream is on life # support. Removal in 30 days. See bug #423761. dev-java/cocoon -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer

Re: [gentoo-dev] Introduce ppc64le architecture into gentoo ! please share your comments

2015-08-11 Thread James Le Cuirot
Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: useflag policies

2015-08-11 Thread James Le Cuirot
is the package and 5 is the slot for default choice, where either BOTH of flags(qt4, qt5) are enabled or disabled That sounds a little bit like what I suggested earlier. https://archives.gentoo.org/gentoo-dev/message/884257a2d924a51851d629b1dc9b30df -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer

Re: [gentoo-dev] Introduce ppc64le architecture into gentoo ! please share your comments

2015-08-11 Thread James Le Cuirot
but beyond that, endian issues would simply be dealt with as they are reported. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: dev-java/flute

2015-10-29 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot <ch...@gentoo.org> (29 Oct 2015) # Dead project with no revdeps. Removal in 30 days. dev-java/flute -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpQL9kymH8Jd.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] [PATCH v1] enable gccgo for all platform

2015-11-03 Thread James Le Cuirot
ssues though so we no longer support it as a general purpose JDK. Its only use is for bootstrapping icedtea. Now that Java has been open sourced and gcj has fallen so far behind, gcc are planning to scrap it so icedtea will need to find another way to bootstrap (probably JamVM) if it isn't to rely on prebui

Re: [gentoo-dev] Gentoo-hosted code review

2015-11-01 Thread James Le Cuirot
ad Gerrit recommended a few times but while I'm sure it's capable, my brief encounters with it have found the interface a little overwhelming. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpEwqbKFIfeO.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: dev-java/commons-attributes and dev-java/xjavadoc

2015-10-19 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot <ch...@gentoo.org> (19 Oct 2015) # Dead projects with no revdeps. Removal in 30 days. dev-java/commons-attributes dev-java/xjavadoc -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer

Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC/announcement] Reviewers project

2015-10-11 Thread James Le Cuirot
if they have already been present, and possibly even stable, for months or years then they're probably not doing that much harm. We should allow improvements to be done iteratively. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpih6fMbyp9B.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Automated Package Removal and Addition Tracker, for the week ending 2015-08-30 23:59 UTC

2015-09-04 Thread James Le Cuirot
v-parse --short > f1cb2b98f62fa9cbf1ef5a0f149dd47fee6964be ] > Now the output looks like below (or attached txt file) That looks very nice, thanks. I don't know what will happen if something doesn't fit but hopefully it's something sensible. :) -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer

Re: [gentoo-dev] how to add a new package with git?

2015-09-03 Thread James Le Cuirot
if you just cd to the parent directory before you pull or push. What's happening is the directory is being deleted and recreated during the rebase but your shell session is still pinned to the original, which has now disappeared. git seemingly doesn't like being run from a non-existent directory

Re: [gentoo-dev] Automated Package Removal and Addition Tracker, for the week ending 2015-08-30 23:59 UTC

2015-09-03 Thread James Le Cuirot
lines? I agree but it's because it used to just have the CVS username rather than the full name and e-mail address. I'd be happy with just the e-mail address. If that's still too long, maybe we could replace @gentoo.org with @g.o and that would deal with most cases. -- James Le Cuirot (chew

Re: [gentoo-dev] Automated Package Removal and Addition Tracker, for the week ending 2015-08-30 23:59 UTC

2015-09-04 Thread James Le Cuirot
hat as a source of information. How else would we determine this? -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgp09BGHR5ZAz.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Inconsistent and messy layout of team maintainership in Gentoo

2015-09-17 Thread James Le Cuirot
andrew is not a dev and does not intend to be but he still likes to be CC'd on all Java mail. I would not like to have to add his address to the metadata.xml of every Java package. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer

Re: [gentoo-dev] Inconsistent and messy layout of team maintainership in Gentoo

2015-09-17 Thread James Le Cuirot
On Thu, 17 Sep 2015 21:02:02 +0100 Markos Chandras <hwoar...@gentoo.org> wrote: > On 09/17/2015 12:05 PM, James Le Cuirot wrote: > > On Thu, 17 Sep 2015 06:57:08 -0400 > > "Anthony G. Basile" <bluen...@gentoo.org> wrote: > > > >> Tot

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: dev-java/{commons-modeler,hibernate,hibernate-annotations,jax-rpc,mx4j*,proxool}, www-servers/axis

2015-09-27 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot <ch...@gentoo.org> (27 Sep 2015) # A string of interdependent obsolete Java packages. hibernate and # axis are alive upstream but we have no immediate plans to bump # them. hibernate has also been modularized so would now be called # hibernate-core anyway. Removal in 30 day

Re: [gentoo-dev] tcltk herd empty

2015-10-02 Thread James Le Cuirot
d for modem chats. > > net-im/tkabber used to be pretty good but I haven't looked at it in > ages. gitk (in dev-vcs/git) is about the only thing I use it for these days and even that's rare. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: dev-java/commons-transaction

2015-09-27 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot <ch...@gentoo.org> (27 Sep 2015) # No release since 2007 and no revdeps. Removal in 30 days. dev-java/commons-transaction -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpZfdsunu2Up.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFI: A better workflow for github pull requests

2015-09-20 Thread James Le Cuirot
system, which I've never seen used anywhere else and isn't currently in the tree either. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpajjAZIRett.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Github PR commenting policy

2015-09-20 Thread James Le Cuirot
was asked in bugzilla. I received some suggestions to which > I replied that most of them are not related to my PR but will still > do them. After I pushed the changes the comment making the > suggestions gets deleted. They are probably not deleted but merely hidden. There should be a "

Re: [gentoo-dev] Github PR commenting policy

2015-09-20 Thread James Le Cuirot
On Sun, 20 Sep 2015 18:54:24 -0400 Fernando Rodriguez <frodriguez.develo...@outlook.com> wrote: > On Sunday, September 20, 2015 11:33:34 PM James Le Cuirot wrote: > > On Sun, 20 Sep 2015 17:53:25 -0400 > > Fernando Rodriguez <frodriguez.develo...@outlook.com> wr

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFI: A better workflow for github pull requests

2015-09-24 Thread James Le Cuirot
the user can add an SSH key against the account in much the same way as GitHub. It still uses a shared git account for the SSH connection though. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer

[gentoo-dev] [EAPI 7] Cross-compile improvements (BDEPEND, BROOT, sysroot)

2015-12-01 Thread James Le Cuirot
ption does say "this function should always be safe to run" but I suppose calling it unconditionally might screw up patching in some isolated cases. What do you think? Phew, I'm done. Please be gentle! :) -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpMON9ZMkom8.pgp Descript

Re: [gentoo-dev] [EAPI 7] Cross-compile improvements (BDEPEND, BROOT, sysroot)

2015-12-06 Thread James Le Cuirot
OT == ROOT when cross-compiling so under EAPI 7, this would be true. In case #2, when not cross-compiling, SYSROOT = / but ROOT would be something else. DEPEND would go to / and RDEPEND would go to ROOT. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgptZVfMcVCeh.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] [PATCH 7/9] multilib-build.eclass: Enable EAPI 6

2015-12-06 Thread James Le Cuirot
]) ;; > > *) die "EAPI=${EAPI} is not supported" ;; > > esac > > Why not write this as 4|5|6) for better readability? It's not even > shorter with the brackets. Or [4-6]) perhaps? It would not get any longer for later versions. ;) -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpfHuFjBQv0f.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] [PATCH 2/9] multilib-build.eclass: Add missing error checks

2015-12-06 Thread James Le Cuirot
On Sun, 6 Dec 2015 20:23:56 + James Le Cuirot <ch...@gentoo.org> wrote: > Possibly being dumb here but isn't "set -o pipefail" a global > operation? It will continue to take effect even after this function > ends? Oh never mind, it's an internal function

Re: [gentoo-dev] [PATCH 2/9] multilib-build.eclass: Add missing error checks

2015-12-06 Thread James Le Cuirot
ossibly being dumb here but isn't "set -o pipefail" a global operation? It will continue to take effect even after this function ends? -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgp769W13uRS0.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] [EAPI 7] Cross-compile improvements (BDEPEND, BROOT, sysroot)

2015-12-03 Thread James Le Cuirot
olks. Would > be great if someone more could push for such a change. Agreed. I already wondered if there was an autotools variable that would be more appreciate. Since aballier also said that this should be corrected, I'll see about doing that in conjunction with these changes. I wouldn't hold your breath for upstream. I've heard of them ignoring other issues like the "as-needed" one for years. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpuIH0FO4bAT.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] [EAPI 7] Cross-compile improvements (BDEPEND, BROOT, sysroot)

2015-12-02 Thread James Le Cuirot
On Wed, 2 Dec 2015 12:40:08 +0100 Alexis Ballier <aball...@gentoo.org> wrote: > On Tue, 1 Dec 2015 22:58:55 +0000 > James Le Cuirot <ch...@gentoo.org> wrote: > [...] > > > > I raised one further point with mgorny that he feels could > > potentially

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: dev-java/jscience

2015-12-07 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot <ch...@gentoo.org> (07 Dec 2015) # Dead project with no revdeps. Removal in 30 days. dev-java/jscience -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpxjv9iSek0B.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

[gentoo-dev] Goodbye Java on ppc32?

2016-01-09 Thread James Le Cuirot
with Java that will be affected by this. I haven't made a list but I suspect it doesn't contain anything majorly important. Thankfully LibreOffice no longer has a hard dependency on Java. Regards, -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpbe3C0ghkWz.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] New project: Crypto

2015-12-28 Thread James Le Cuirot
signing. > Squirrelmail does, but it is really lacking compared to something like > Gmail. > I haven't tried the feature myself but K9 Mail, which is highly regarded, does it via APG on Android. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpZQv7sb95B6.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Goodbye Java on ppc32?

2016-01-12 Thread James Le Cuirot
On Sat, 9 Jan 2016 23:10:43 + James Le Cuirot <ch...@gentoo.org> wrote: > I'm mulling over the idea of dropping Java on 32-bit ppc. Having > personally used Gentoo on this hardware myself in the past, I've > resisted the temptation to drop it sooner but I think it's

Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] Global USE=gui

2016-06-07 Thread James Le Cuirot
abled. Some packages require qt5 unconditionally, is that bad too? I'm not saying I like this, I'm indifferent at best, but it does makes some sense. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer

Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] Global USE=gui

2016-06-07 Thread James Le Cuirot
On Tue, 7 Jun 2016 13:23:49 +0200 Alexander Berntsen <berna...@gentoo.org> wrote: > On 07/06/16 11:27, James Le Cuirot wrote: > > > Some packages require qt5 unconditionally, is that bad too? > > It is if the requirement isn't made explicit. What does that mea

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [RFC] Masterplan for solving LINGUAS problems

2016-05-31 Thread James Le Cuirot
On Tue, 31 May 2016 23:34:07 +0200 Jörg Schaible <joerg.schai...@gmx.de> wrote: > How can I select different linguas for individual packages with this > approach? You could probably set INSTALL_MASK and L10N via /etc/portage/package.env. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Lin

[gentoo-dev] Last-rites: dev-java/cacao

2016-06-22 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot <ch...@gentoo.org> (22 Jun 2016) # Not practical as a system JVM and you'd be better off with # IcedTea. In-tree version is ancient. java-overlay version is newer # but not the latest. It can't be moved to the tree because # gnu-classpath-0.99 has packaging issues. Removal

Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] bugs.g.o: Killing VERIFIED state, possibly introducing STABILIZED

2016-06-16 Thread James Le Cuirot
set InVCS for pending-stable fixes in conjunction with the IN_PROGRESS state. I would like to keep InVCS at least. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer

Re: [gentoo-dev] Herd up for grabs: gpe

2016-01-17 Thread James Le Cuirot
kages in it? If I get no reply till 2016-01-24, I will effectively > remove the herd and announce the packages that landed in maintainer- > -needed as a result. All that stuff got masked for removal by Pacho recently anyway. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpd5exlmUN

Re: [gentoo-dev] Goodbye Java on ppc32?

2016-01-16 Thread James Le Cuirot
On Tue, 12 Jan 2016 13:44:16 + James Le Cuirot <ch...@gentoo.org> wrote: > On Sat, 9 Jan 2016 23:10:43 +0000 > James Le Cuirot <ch...@gentoo.org> wrote: > > > I'm mulling over the idea of dropping Java on 32-bit ppc. Having > > personally used Gentoo on this

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: dev-java/gjdoc

2016-01-14 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot <ch...@gentoo.org> (14 Jan 2016) # Superseded by gnu-classpath. Removal in 30 days. dev-java/gjdoc -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpPhzrbhs11f.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: sci-biology/{biojava,mauve,mauvealigner}

2016-02-07 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot <ch...@gentoo.org> (07 Feb 2016) # BioJava depends on commons-dbcp:0, which requires Java 6. Even the # latest "legacy" version 1.9.1 does so and no one wants to do the # difficult bump to 4.1.0. Mauve depends on BioJava but being a very # outdated live SVN ebu

Re: [gentoo-dev] New USE_EXPAND NGINX_MODULES_STREAM

2016-02-08 Thread James Le Cuirot
default things > that people appear to always want easily ) nginx is monolithic, if a package per module is what you meant. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpE9dsaaBLZp.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: dev-java/{concurrent-util,dsiutils,sux4j}

2016-02-03 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot <ch...@gentoo.org> (03 Feb 2016) # Built into Java since 1.5. Ancient and doesn't build with # Java 8. Removal in 30 days. See bug #544038. dev-java/concurrent-util # James Le Cuirot <ch...@gentoo.org> (03 Feb 2016) # Old, unused, broken on Java 7 and up. These are

[gentoo-dev] Last-rites: sci-biology/readseq

2016-02-29 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot <ch...@gentoo.org> (29 Feb 2016) # Dead upstream and doesn't build with Java 8. Removal in 30 days. sci-biology/readseq -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpTFMwxmGcFo.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] [PATCH v2 08/19] ebuild-maintenance: rewrite the text on adding binary files to the tree #558642

2016-01-24 Thread James Le Cuirot
es because git > compresses them upon commit transparently." I think that's beside the point. Regular users fetch the tree with rsync, not git, and the limit is primarily there to avoid bloating that transfer. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpdXBSaJNATo.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: app-eselect/eselect-maven

2016-01-26 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot <ch...@gentoo.org> (26 Jan 2016) # Now part of eselect-java. Removal in 30 days. app-eselect/eselect-maven -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgp61k0Nno5iP.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

[gentoo-dev] Last rites: app-cdr/webcdwriter

2016-01-26 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot <ch...@gentoo.org> (26 Jan 2016) # No new release since 2008. Removal in 30 days. app-cdr/webcdwriter -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpk42l6SqYNs.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Last rites: app-cdr/webcdwriter

2016-01-26 Thread James Le Cuirot
On Tue, 26 Jan 2016 21:55:15 +0100 Peter Stuge <pe...@stuge.se> wrote: > James Le Cuirot wrote: > > # James Le Cuirot <ch...@gentoo.org> (26 Jan 2016) > > # No new release since 2008. Removal in 30 days. > > app-cdr/webcdwriter > > Is there a p

Re: [gentoo-dev] rfc: supervise-daemon -- a lightweight openrc daemon supervisor

2016-02-16 Thread James Le Cuirot
ght even make more sense to reuse one of these instead of reinventing the wheel. They are both extremely lightweight. If you feel you can do better though then go for it! Regards, -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgp9qOD_XNjkz.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] rfc: supervise-daemon -- a lightweight openrc daemon supervisor

2016-02-16 Thread James Le Cuirot
in the first place but I'd forgotten about it since. Now I feel dumb. As you were then. You're doing great work and we're clearly spoilt for choice. :) -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpq_TKG59Wui.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: rfc: Does OpenRC really need mount-ro

2016-02-17 Thread James Le Cuirot
initrd for a while but that was still quite a manual process and I couldn't imagine going back to it now. I've switched to Dracut and it's great but I don't get the impression that Gentoo really endorses that option over the more laborious ones. Maybe it should? https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/Initramfs -- Jame

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: rfc: Does OpenRC really need mount-ro

2016-02-18 Thread James Le Cuirot
> are optional. Does Dracut's hostonly mode not count? I think this is even the default as I don't specify it here and I had to temporarily force non-hostonly mode on Fedora in order to fix a broken system. I certainly keep my Gentoo kernel configuration to a minimum. -- James Le Cuirot (c

[gentoo-dev] Last-rites: www-servers/tomcat:6

2016-02-19 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot <ch...@gentoo.org> (19 Feb 2016) # Upstream EOL is December 2016. We would rather focus on other things # than support it until then. Removal in 30 days. www-servers/tomcat:6 -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpMAPTXX77Xh.pgp Description: OpenPGP d

[gentoo-dev] Last-rites: dev-java/xsd2jibx

2016-02-21 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot <ch...@gentoo.org> (21 Feb 2016) # No revdeps, no release since 2007, and upstream have even moved the # download to a hidden OldFiles directory in the parent SourceForge # project. Removal in 30 days. dev-java/xsd2jibx -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Dev

[gentoo-dev] Last-rites: dev-dotnet/ikvm, dev-java/jcharts

2016-03-15 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot <ch...@gentoo.org> (14 Mar 2016) # Our old ebuilds require Java 6/7 and are most likely # vulnerable. Upstream has a new version targeting Java 8 but no # response from dotnet team. I am leaving ikvm-bin alone but only # because it doesn't require Java. Removal in 30 day

[gentoo-dev] Last-rites: Java 6 VMs (including ibm-{jdk,jre}-bin)

2016-03-15 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot <ch...@gentoo.org> (14 Mar 2016) # Bye bye Java 6! If you really still need it then gnu_andrew will # continue to maintain icedtea:6 in java-overlay but it is not # supported by Java team at all. IBM's JVM is still alive but # downloads are behind a registration wall an

Re: [gentoo-dev] usr merge

2016-04-08 Thread James Le Cuirot
t; debian has switched to systemd and yet has not merged usr. Not that I'm for or against the merge but note that openSUSE, which has also switched to systemd, hasn't done the merge either. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer

Re: [gentoo-dev] usr merge

2016-04-09 Thread James Le Cuirot
ion, you don't even need to specify it. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpyPYehoZmgo.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] usr merge

2016-04-10 Thread James Le Cuirot
tion password once. Both Dracut and > Genkernel insist on asking for the password/key for every single disk. Dracut on RHEL actually handles this out of the box. Might be worth finding out how. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpwkCLInTFjv.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] CVS headers in ebuilds

2016-04-10 Thread James Le Cuirot
this feature in a different context. You could add the packages you do care about to the sparse checkout list. http://stackoverflow.com/questions/600079/is-there-any-way-to-clone-a-git-repositorys-sub-directory-only/13738951#13738951 -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgprLYJIC7D0v.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] usr merge

2016-04-06 Thread James Le Cuirot
tarted as Fedora 16 and has been upgraded step by step to 23. /bin, /lib, /lib64, and /sbin are symlinks but I'm pretty sure it didn't start out that way. I knew the change was coming but when it actually happened, I didn't notice for quite a while. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer

[gentoo-dev] Last-rites: dev-java/java-config-wrapper

2016-04-03 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot <ch...@gentoo.org> (03 Apr 2016) # Legacy migration package that is no longer needed. See # bug #549508. Removal in 30 days. dev-java/java-config-wrapper -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpcejKQSNaW0.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

[gentoo-dev] Last-rites: net-p2p/yaggui

2016-04-27 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot <ch...@gentoo.org> (27 Apr 2016) # Very very dead upstream and probably doesn't work any more like # similar clients. Removal in 30 days. net-p2p/yaggui -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgp3vNuw5jtZz.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

[gentoo-dev] Last-rites: dev-java/{charva,jakarta-slide-webdavclient,xml-im-exporter}

2016-04-25 Thread James Le Cuirot
# James Le Cuirot <ch...@gentoo.org> (25 Apr 2016) # Long dead upstream and no longer needed. Removal in 30 days. dev-java/charva dev-java/jakarta-slide-webdavclient dev-java/xml-im-exporter -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer

Re: [gentoo-dev] Package up for grabs

2016-05-22 Thread James Le Cuirot
On Sun, 22 May 2016 21:52:02 +0200 Pacho Ramos <pa...@gentoo.org> wrote: > dev-libs/angelscript I'll take this if no one else wants it. I'm planning on joining the games team at some point and it's used by at least one game I was packaging way back. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gen

Re: [gentoo-dev] [PATCH] ebuild-writing/variables: better describe ROOT

2016-05-10 Thread James Le Cuirot
ing EPREFIX into the mix. ROOT=/mnt/foo EPREFIX=/bar emerge app-shells/dash I'm less familiar with prefixed systems and I think very few people mix EPREFIX with ROOT but I try to do right by both. -- James Le Cuirot (chewi) Gentoo Linux Developer pgpkqlujcdRBQ.pgp Description: OpenPGP digital signature

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