Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC - Gentoo Knowledge Base

2006-05-16 Thread Roy Bamford
Sven, Your link gives me a 404 error Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) -- gentoo-dev@gentoo.org mailing list

Re: [gentoo-dev] Paludis and Profiles

2006-05-18 Thread Roy Bamford
to be replaced like other packages. 3) I'm ambivalent - I'm a user not a dev. 4) Only time will tell. Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) -- gentoo-dev@gentoo.org mailing list

Re: [gentoo-dev] New Forums Staff : NeddySeagoon

2006-05-28 Thread Roy Bamford
On 2006.05.28 20:09, Shyam Mani wrote: Hi everyone, Please take a moment to welcome our latest addition to the Forums gang, Roy Bamford aka NeddySeagoon. NeddySeagoon (by day) is an Avionics Systems Engeineer with over 40 years experiance of playing with computers, something he started in 1963

Re: [gentoo-dev] Replacing cpu-feature USE flags

2006-07-07 Thread Roy Bamford
] -- Chris Gianelloni Release Engineering - Strategic Lead x86 Architecture Team Games - Developer Gentoo Linux Chris, Its east to make worse too. There's mmxext and 3dnowext too. Regards, Roy Bamford -- gentoo-dev@gentoo.org mailing list

Re: [gentoo-dev] Last rites for some CD/DVD-recording applications

2006-07-08 Thread Roy Bamford
On 2006.07.08 13:59, Lars Weiler wrote: * Roy Bamford [EMAIL PROTECTED] [06/07/08 12:46 +0100]: app-cdr/dvdrtools provides the format utility to format DVD+RW media prior to mkudffs on them. Where has that functionality gone ? I can't find any 'format' option to dvdrecord. But probably you

Re: [gentoo-dev] Yet Another Victim

2006-07-16 Thread Roy Bamford
Welcome yuval. Regards, Roy bamford -- gentoo-dev@gentoo.org mailing list

Re: [gentoo-dev] Resignation

2006-07-31 Thread Roy Bamford
On 2006.07.31 12:01, Giacomo Cariello wrote: Roy Bamford wrote: Sunrise attempts to provide the next part of the school system down. A school system should have a well defined syllabus, explicit educational targets and an objective evaluation system. If Gentoo is going to run a Gentoo School

Re: [gentoo-dev] Project Sunrise resumed again (was Resignation)

2006-08-02 Thread Roy Bamford
the sandwiches they serve ? At least the sandwiches are not safety involved, nor made as if they were. -- Ciaran McCreesh Mail: ciaran dot mccreesh at blueyonder.co.uk -- gentoo-dev@gentoo.org mailing list Regards, Roy Bamford -- gentoo-dev@gentoo.org mailing list

Re: [gentoo-dev] Project Sunrise resumed again (was Resignation)

2006-08-03 Thread Roy Bamford
/irc.freenode.net How can that happen ? Devs working on the regular tree should not have any third party overlays installed in the test environment so their ebuild should fail testing because it can't resolve the dependancy lurking in the overlay. What an I missing ? Regards, Roy Bamford

Re: [gentoo-dev] Developer Upgrade! Steve Dibbs

2006-08-07 Thread Roy Bamford
Congratulations ... to you both. Regards, Roy Bamford -- gentoo-dev@gentoo.org mailing list

Re: [gentoo-dev] Democracy: No silver bullet

2006-08-27 Thread Roy Bamford
they understand they won't get their own way all the time, just as in real life. In short, Gentoo has a top level power vacuum, allowing what amounts to the 'power struggle 'we see today. Regards, Roy Bamford -- gentoo-dev@gentoo.org mailing list

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Democracy: No silver bullet

2006-08-28 Thread Roy Bamford
On 2006.08.27 22:37, Duncan wrote: Roy Bamford [EMAIL PROTECTED] posted [EMAIL PROTECTED], [snip] If the council are to undertake the management of Gentoo, its terms of reference need to be drastically altered to allow them to undertake the management process defined above. In short

Re: [gentoo-dev] fixing LICENSE issues without reporting bugs

2012-11-25 Thread Roy Bamford
have different opinions. What seems trivial today, may not be trivial tomorrow if a licencor gets upset. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of elections gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees pgpnkQh05fT1u.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] fixing LICENSE issues without reporting bugs

2012-11-25 Thread Roy Bamford
On 2012.11.25 14:42, Rich Freeman wrote: On Sun, Nov 25, 2012 at 9:30 AM, Roy Bamford neddyseag...@gentoo.org wrote: From the point of view of the licencor, the licence is just as important as the code, so there are no trivial licence issues. As a trustee, I am unhappy with losing

Re: [gentoo-dev] eudev project announcement

2012-12-15 Thread Roy Bamford
. Success comes in many forms, so I won't try to predict exactly what that means. Suffice to say, we will all recognise it when we see it. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of elections gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees pgpXmthqMgHAa.pgp Description: PGP signature

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

2012-12-17 Thread Roy Bamford
? Will the lectures be recorded? -ZC I would be interested in an online version too. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of elections gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees pgpNo4gexStsn.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Attracting developers (Re: Packages up for grabs...)

2012-12-17 Thread Roy Bamford
, if we decide to outsource the website project, it needs to be carefully controlled. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of elections gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees pgpTJWDmoCdNZ.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-dev-announce] Soliciting Feedback: Gentoo Copyright Assignments / Licensing

2012-12-22 Thread Roy Bamford
in their own time with their own resources. thanks, greg k-h -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of elections gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees pgpom4yRBTmZ3.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] gen_usr_ldscript --libdir=/lib

2012-12-28 Thread Roy Bamford
. William I don't think the 'luddites' have quite so black and white a view as that but if I expand on it much more, I'll reignite a flamewar we have already had. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of elections gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees pgpM7U4Uf69D8.pgp Description: PGP

Re: [gentoo-dev] What did we achieve in 2012? What are our resolutions for 2013?

2012-12-31 Thread Roy Bamford
, improvement means change but change is not always improvement. I'll summarise it in a post French revolution saying ... Plus ça change, plus c'est la même chose. What would make Gentoo more awsome next year? Getting more devs on board so existing things can move faster. -- Regards, Roy Bamford

Re: [gentoo-dev] Attracting developers (Re: Packages up for grabs...)

2013-01-05 Thread Roy Bamford
reason that everything else happens in Gentoo. Someone is interested in doing it. I agree its not 'core business' but Gentoo isn't a business. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of elections gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees pgpdIQacGgwHH.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: linux-firmware

2013-02-22 Thread Roy Bamford
can't imagine the other Trustees would be opposed)! Rich Works for me too, so thats a majority vote of Trustees. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of elections gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees pgpJWmB3h542p.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Gentoo Bugday

2013-02-27 Thread Roy Bamford
announce for the old bugday. That can be revived too if you want. The old bugday ran to a calender, so the announces went up a week beforehand. Are you goings to stick to the first Saturday in the month ? Good luck with the revived bugday. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Gentoo Bugday

2013-02-28 Thread Roy Bamford
the forums announce. Eventually, it will be a habit. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of elections gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees pgppEk_DtZefo.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] news item -- baselayout-1.x deprecation final warning

2013-04-07 Thread Roy Bamford
the baselayout-1 syntax in /etc/conf.d/net and friends a while longer. A friendly link to the update guide http://www.gentoo.org/doc/en/openrc-migration.xml may be in order too. I've seen many users on baselayout-2 with baselayout-1 net files. This news item will bypass them. -- Regards, Roy

Re: [gentoo-dev] Temporary DevRel actions for CoC violations

2013-06-20 Thread Roy Bamford
. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) an member of gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees

Re: [gentoo-dev] Gentoo Hangouts

2013-06-25 Thread Roy Bamford
me? -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of elections gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees pgpbYloqrAwkT.pgp Description: PGP signature

[gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-dev-announce] Council constituent meeting 30 July 2013 at 19:00 UTC

2013-07-21 Thread Roy Bamford
it be? [with apologies to Douglas Adams] [snip] Best, Andreas -- Andreas K. Huettel Gentoo Linux developer (council, kde) dilfri...@gentoo.org http://www.akhuettel.de/ -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of elections gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees pgpOBoQV65j2k.pgp

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-dev-announce] Council constituent meeting 30 July 2013 at 19:00 UTC

2013-07-23 Thread Roy Bamford
On 2013.07.22 22:51, Rich Freeman wrote: On Sun, Jul 21, 2013 at 4:20 PM, Roy Bamford neddyseag...@gentoo.org [snip] Please keep voting in public. Its good for accountability. If not in IRC, find a way to publish who voted and now. Council do not get a secret ballot. Agreed. I

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-dev-announce] Council constituent meeting 30 July 2013 at 19:00 UTC

2013-07-23 Thread Roy Bamford
stupid that sounds? -Zero [snip] Rick, The council should not be denied the ability to reach decisions between meetings for the few times it will actually be needed. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of elections gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees pgpkeMSUUdHPC.pgp Description

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-dev-announce] OpenRc-0.12 is coming soon

2013-08-03 Thread Roy Bamford
a warning about the upcoming change so I cam manage it for myself, if I'm feeling nervous. Any notification of key packages changing like this is appreciated. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of elections gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees pgpdJ1Fe7qHuW.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Gnome Stabilization 3.6 or 3.8

2013-08-10 Thread Roy Bamford
...@gentoo.org The Gnome team has made their choice. I'm the light of that, users can now make their own choices. That's what Gentoo is about after all ... choice. I fully support the Gnome teams choice ... now I have to make one of my own. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Issues regarding glep-55 (Was: [gentoo-council] Re: Preliminary Meeting-Topics for 12 February 2009)

2009-02-24 Thread Roy Bamford
Partition Table, the Extended Partition, the High Memory Area. - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods treecleaners trustees -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.10 (GNU/Linux) iEYEARECAAYFAkmkZAsACgkQTE4/y7nJvatrUwCgpEKpHAF0hdbkZIJavjwXtABT

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Issues regarding glep-55 (Was: [gentoo-council] Re: Preliminary Meeting-Topics for 12 February 2009)

2009-02-24 Thread Roy Bamford
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On 2009.02.24 21:23, Ciaran McCreesh wrote: On Tue, 24 Feb 2009 21:17:57 + Roy Bamford neddyseag...@gentoo.org wrote: PN and PV are metadata, same as EAPI. So we made a mistake with PN and PV and may compound it with EAPI. How long

Re: [gentoo-dev] Gentoo Council Reminder for May 7

2009-05-03 Thread Roy Bamford
is the first Thursday this month. Has there been a change to the meeting dates ? - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods treecleaners trustees -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.11 (GNU/Linux) iEYEARECAAYFAkn+J/IACgkQTE4

Re: [gentoo-dev] Gentoo Council Reminder for May 7

2009-05-04 Thread Roy Bamford
weeks out of 13 because months run in a 4,4,5 week cycle. That is, once every three months, there is three weeks between meetings. Is the council changing from meeting on the second and fourth Thursdays of the month to meetings every two weeks? The two are not quite the same. - -- Regards, Roy

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Training points for users interested in helping out with ebuild development

2009-05-05 Thread Roy Bamford
developers need the right skill set. At best, the publicity George suggests would raise awareness, which is the first step to getting more help of the right sort. - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods treecleaners trustees -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE

Re: [gentoo-dev] Retiring

2009-05-06 Thread Roy Bamford
like treecleaners ? - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods treecleaners trustees -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.11 (GNU/Linux) iEYEARECAAYFAkoB2bkACgkQTE4/y7nJvau9rgCdEnTDAizW16ACkZYm/Ei0i3gF XhQAoNED5Cgsr+YwxQ3EK34acLCTu1oF =wOxS -END PGP

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: Project proposal -- maintainer-wanted

2009-05-14 Thread Roy Bamford
be overwhelmed, which would be bad for Sunrise and user contributors who would feel let down - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods treecleaners trustees -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.11 (GNU/Linux) iEYEARECAAYFAkoMYdYACgkQTE4

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: Gentoo Support Everywhere

2009-05-19 Thread Roy Bamford
that find their way to them but that LQ gets Gentoo related questions shows that there is a demand for support there, even if its to post a link to Gentoo documentaion or posts on the Gentoo Forums. The Gentoo subforum on LQ would help to collect the posts in one place. - -- Regards, Roy

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: Gentoo Support Everywhere

2009-05-20 Thread Roy Bamford
. - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods treecleaners trustees -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.11 (GNU/Linux) iEYEARECAAYFAkoUbM0ACgkQTE4/y7nJvavWmgCg72Zxw91tDlBOqdp7xMIeJALJ 78AAoLEuY7ZBQ52Q8TWdeS/QME0oj/Ec =OPlK -END PGP SIGNATURE-

Re: [gentoo-dev] rfc: Accessibility on our release media

2009-05-24 Thread Roy Bamford
our users to help themselves. - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods treecleaners trustees -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.11 (GNU/Linux) iEYEARECAAYFAkoZIjgACgkQTE4/y7nJvat3RACfQXcsh5oFKrbijkJr6aajfY99 2ToAoKZEUo8Utfq3kYgEK8YFQL9ZzQZ2 =AzOd

Re: [gentoo-dev] Gentoo Council Reminder for May 28

2009-05-27 Thread Roy Bamford
that won the standards war for domestic Video recorders. The aims of GLEP 55 are good but the proposed implementaion is bad practice, so GLEP 55 should be rejected in its present form. - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods treecleaners trustees -BEGIN

Re: [gentoo-dev] Gentoo Council Reminder for May 28

2009-05-27 Thread Roy Bamford
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On 2009.05.27 21:06, Ciaran McCreesh wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On Wed, 27 May 2009 20:55:33 +0100 Roy Bamford neddyseag...@gentoo.org wrote: That means the EAPI needs to be extracted before the ebuild is sourced

Re: [gentoo-dev] Gentoo Council Reminder for May 28

2009-05-28 Thread Roy Bamford
of responsibility: Samba, PostgreSQL, CPP, Python, sysadmin, GLEP Editor E-Mail : dev-z...@gentoo.org GnuPG FP : F327 283A E769 2E36 18D5 4DE2 1B05 6A63 AE9C 1E30 - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods treecleaners trustees -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version

Re: [gentoo-dev] How not to discuss

2009-05-28 Thread Roy Bamford
it touches on. - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods treecleaners trustees -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.11 (GNU/Linux) iEYEARECAAYFAkoe3vkACgkQTE4/y7nJvatqXQCfR70cUj06JN4bOFuccihREE6x J18Ani/YQ5jSLql6X3uff27FHfkrZFgp =J2CX -END PGP SIGNATURE-

Re: [gentoo-dev] Gentoo Council Reminder for May 28

2009-05-28 Thread Roy Bamford
looking at an old version. - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods treecleaners trustees -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.11 (GNU/Linux) iEYEARECAAYFAkoe6SsACgkQTE4/y7nJvastiACdGB9T5AxloneQVrcY34liSvIf 5BkAoLQwpuLOw+ueGMrmecYAoPk8AsYn =gF09

Re: [gentoo-dev] Gentoo Council Reminder for May 28

2009-05-28 Thread Roy Bamford
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On 2009.05.28 20:54, Ciaran McCreesh wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On Thu, 28 May 2009 20:42:30 +0100 Roy Bamford neddyseag...@gentoo.org wrote: I don't see any objective measurements of performace in GLEP 55 either

[gentoo-dev] GLEP 55 Version 2

2009-06-06 Thread Roy Bamford
. - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods treecleaners trustees -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.11 (GNU/Linux) iEYEARECAAYFAkoq7l8ACgkQTE4/y7nJvatqjQCeNe/mqS8goPZ5+H4yftn19mYJ 5i0AoLwsAmKcc6Ux4zjG3dExgRbcltwl =edR+ -END PGP SIGNATURE-

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: GLEP 55 Version 2

2009-06-07 Thread Roy Bamford
package manager? Upgrade path issues need to be addressed in the GLEP. I will add something like the above in the next version. - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods treecleaners trustees -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.11 (GNU/Linux

Re: [gentoo-dev] Enough about GLEP5{4,5}

2009-06-07 Thread Roy Bamford
again, if not, we will always be last out of the past. Gentoo needs a way to introduce new features without waiting over a year to provide backwards compatibility. - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods treecleaners trustees -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE

Re: [gentoo-dev] Enough about GLEP5{4,5}

2009-06-08 Thread Roy Bamford
. -- Ciaran McCreesh - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods treecleaners trustees -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.11 (GNU/Linux) iEYEARECAAYFAkotcqcACgkQTE4/y7nJvatl/QCg3TwEohuKnT1xG8fgTybAs9DU vq0AoLyui1F3OQ5xChZAXCLQK12GefQA =PP28 -END PGP

Re: [gentoo-dev] GLEP 55 Version 2

2009-06-08 Thread Roy Bamford
. dev-zero got to me first on that and I need to update the glep. - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods treecleaners trustees -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.11 (GNU/Linux) iEYEARECAAYFAkotc4EACgkQTE4/y7nJvatWFwCeIyq5Ks/WzTUImTJXaoRQG5Pc

Re: [gentoo-dev] [GLEP] Improvements to the GLEP workflow

2009-06-10 Thread Roy Bamford
. There are signs the council is already moving this way. e.g. the feature freeze on EAPI 3 and the acknowledgement of the problem described by GLEP55 are two examples of the stepwise approach to problem solving. - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods

Re: [gentoo-dev] Gentoo Council Reminder for June 11

2009-06-10 Thread Roy Bamford
without sourcing the ebuild, we would only need one last wait to introduce new features in this way in later EAPIs.PMs would then know the EAPI in advance and ignore ebuilds using EAPIs they don't understand. [snip] Tobias - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops

Re: [gentoo-dev] 2009 Council Elections

2009-06-28 Thread Roy Bamford
reread my 'what if' above with that liability in mind. Note: Other trustees may have a different view of the world - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods treecleaners trustees -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.12 (GNU/Linux

Re: [gentoo-dev] 2009 Council Elections

2009-06-28 Thread Roy Bamford
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On 2009.06.28 23:14, Ferris McCormick wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On Sun, 28 Jun 2009 16:40:00 +0100 Roy Bamford neddyseag...@gentoo.org wrote: [snip] What if an entire meeting and therefore any votes were staffed

[gentoo-dev] Gentoo Council Elections Results for term 2009/2010

2009-07-01 Thread Roy Bamford
, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods treecleaners trustees - confirmation 2743 - betelgeuse calchan gentoofan23 patrick dertobi123 scarabeus dev-zero lu_zero _reopen_nominations peper leio ssuominen ulm solar - confirmation 2854 - solar leio

Re: [gentoo-dev] Election for the Gentoo Council empty seat

2009-12-24 Thread Roy Bamford
/ Elections I nominate bonsaikitten (Patrick) -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) an member of gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees pgpsipwlaI8t8.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Farewell, Gentoo.

2010-01-02 Thread Roy Bamford
you for everything, but my time has come. Adieu! -- David Shakaryan David, You can't give up Gentoo altogether, there will always be the urge for just one more emerge. All the best for your future endevours, whatever they may be. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) an member

Re: [gentoo-dev] Marking bugs for bugday?

2010-02-27 Thread Roy Bamford
://bugs.gentoo.org/describekeywords.cgi Sebastian, That sounds good. If it were an enumerated type bugs could be graded for bugday too. .e.g. Novice You need to have fixed a few Intermediate We don't have a clue. I'm not suggesting any grades - those are just for illustration. -- Regards, Roy Bamford

Re: [gentoo-dev] Marking bugs for bugday?

2010-03-04 Thread Roy Bamford
a developer to do that or could that be one of the bugs for bugday ? I realise that gentoo.org will host it, so we need to validate it but that should be much less time than writing the code. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) an member of gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees pgpSzOs2UpSyL.pgp

Re: [gentoo-dev] [RFC] Remove cups from default profile to solve circular deps

2010-03-05 Thread Roy Bamford
. It needs to just work out of the box, one way or another, without forums posts or calls for help in #gentoo about circular dependences. That's not just cups - thats all circular dependencies. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) an member of gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees pgpZf1YNq8AHp.pgp

Re: [gentoo-dev] Gentoo calendar for tracking Gentoo events

2010-03-10 Thread Roy Bamford
easily pass it on to other Gentoo peeps. -mike Mike, Please add roy.bamf...@googlemail.com -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) an member of gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees pgpnqPvDP10A5.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Python 3.1: Stabilization and news item

2010-03-25 Thread Roy Bamford
they are not using stable anyway. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees pgpivXFtPOgsk.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Is Gentoo dying?

2010-04-03 Thread Roy Bamford
, we can identify gaps in our resource pool (not just people) and attempt to fill them with recruiting. Maybe thats a bugday topic ? An open day for users who would like to become contributors and contributors who would like to become devs. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member

Re: [gentoo-dev] Is Gentoo dying?

2010-04-04 Thread Roy Bamford
On 2010.04.03 15:59, Tobias Scherbaum wrote: Am Samstag, den 03.04.2010, 15:40 +0100 schrieb Roy Bamford: First, we need some metrics - the first step to controlling anything is to measure it. So, how do you want to measure those metrics? I for one can't think of a useful algorithm

Re: [gentoo-dev] Policy regarding the inactive members

2010-04-11 Thread Roy Bamford
as an amendment to GLEP39 and that all devs need to vote on it. Others have already pointed out a few issues with your proposal, so I'll stop there. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees pgpHPUMoxa32x.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Who is willing to be lead?

2010-04-12 Thread Roy Bamford
to get non-devs involved too. Give them a small well defined package of work to contribute ... I see it in a positive light but I don't think I can offer any time at the moment. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees pgpOkzLNCHxOU.pgp Description

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: [RFC] Gentoo Wiki Project

2010-04-12 Thread Roy Bamford
Stallman Last time I looked, his about page complies with our trade mark requirements. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees pgp3GJ2VlskqB.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Requiring two sets of eyes for all eclass commits

2010-04-25 Thread Roy Bamford
, the peer review process should be strongly encouraged but we should stop short of using tools to enforce it. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees pgprYCIfBGTiU.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Tone in Gentoo

2010-06-16 Thread Roy Bamford
is I suppose another issue. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees

Re: [gentoo-dev] Proposing fundamental changes to DevRel

2010-06-17 Thread Roy Bamford
and on council at the same time. Maybe I am coming round to supporting your view after all. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees

Re: [gentoo-dev] Proposing fundamental changes to DevRel

2010-06-17 Thread Roy Bamford
, I would not stand for election to this role but I might volunteer to help out from time to time. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Tone in Gentoo

2010-06-17 Thread Roy Bamford
On 2010.06.16 23:33, Sebastian Pipping wrote: Roy, On 06/16/10 21:40, Roy Bamford wrote: As a native English speaker (from England) I view Jers reply as terse and to the point, completely lacking in tone. interesting. Looking at the sentence When did you point this out

[gentoo-dev] Gentoo Council 2010/2011 - Voting

2010-06-19 Thread Roy Bamford
-elections (on freenode) and ask officials for help. Votes that are not submitted before the poll closes will not be counted. Good luck and thank you for all your votes. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees elections

[gentoo-dev] Re: Gentoo Council 2010/2011 - Voting

2010-06-20 Thread Roy Bamford
On 2010.06.19 20:56, Roy Bamford wrote: Team, Everything is in place to allow voting in the above election commence as planned on June 20th at 00:00:00 UTC. The polls will remain open until July 3rd 23:59:59 UTC. Your candidates are:- betelgeuse chainsaw ferringb halcy0n

Re: [gentoo-dev] Adding --as-needed to LDFLAGS in profiles/default/linux/make.defaults

2010-06-28 Thread Roy Bamford
. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees

Re: [gentoo-dev] Council 201006 elections - third election official needed

2010-06-29 Thread Roy Bamford
or in #gentoo-elections on Freenode. Or contact any of the remaining election officials directly: Roy Bamford (neddyseagoon) Ulrich Müller (ulm) For the elections team, Ulrich I've just been made to realise that I did not post the names of our new election offcials, thanks jmbsvicetto

[gentoo-dev] Re: Gentoo Council 2010/2011 - Voting - Reminder

2010-07-02 Thread Roy Bamford
On 2010.06.19 20:56, Roy Bamford wrote: Team, Everything is in place to allow voting in the above election commence as planned on June 20th at 00:00:00 UTC. The polls will remain open until July 3rd 23:59:59 UTC. [snip] Thats about 25 hours from now ... and so far, the turnout is only

[gentoo-dev] Council Election Results

2010-07-04 Thread Roy Bamford
-- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees

Re: [gentoo-dev] Good-bye

2007-11-25 Thread Roy Bamford
On 2007.11.24 17:39, Seemant Kulleen wrote: Dear Gentoo Devs and Users, The time has finally come for me to resign from Gentoo. [snip] Thanks, Seemant -- [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list Seemant, Take care and good luck to you and yours for the future. Regards, Roy Bamford

[gentoo-dev] MIPS Equipment

2007-12-15 Thread Roy Bamford
Hi team, We have a forums user in the chicago/milwaukee area wanting to dispose of some MIPS equipment. See http://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-p-4620101.html#4620101 Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) -- [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list

[gentoo-dev] Bug Day Saturday January 5th, 2008

2007-12-28 Thread Roy Bamford
/ Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) -- [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list

[gentoo-dev] Bug Day Saturday February 2nd, 2008

2008-01-26 Thread Roy Bamford
://bugday.gentoo.org/ - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods treecleaners -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.7 (GNU/Linux) iD8DBQFHm8nqTE4/y7nJvasRApTKAJ0RXJk3Xn6sPrFNv1ViznljEjoj/ACdFqA7 hggKIvZ4IB9AU6DXG1bcvxM= =B3KL -END PGP SIGNATURE- -- gentoo

Re: [gentoo-dev] RFC: removal of digest files from the tree

2008-01-27 Thread Roy Bamford
or everyone with an old portage will be unhappy. Some users will still be unhappy anyway but we can point to the news and say we tried to tell you. If link [2] will be around for a while, we can us it in an mzbot factoid too. No objections ... just plenty of publicity. - -- Regards, Roy Bamford

[gentoo-dev] Bugday Saturday, 1 March 2008

2008-02-22 Thread Roy Bamford
://bugday.gentoo.org/ - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods treecleaners -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.7 (GNU/Linux) iD8DBQFHvy5ETE4/y7nJvasRAtBcAKCZV7yLPvS3Ozc1D4pEOUJ2eKPkJgCgkHHt yFIgL0MOHHCqrHiUwAb+DTs= =q0Zz -END PGP SIGNATURE- -- gentoo-dev

[gentoo-dev] [gentoo-core] Fwd: Gentoo Foundation 2008 Elections -

2008-02-29 Thread Roy Bamford
act in an open honest manner and in the best interests of the entire Gentoo community. - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods treecleaners Trustees - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods treecleaners -BEGIN PGP

Re: [gentoo-dev] Monthly Gentoo Council Reminder for April

2008-04-08 Thread Roy Bamford
. trustees docs, yes but that's the limit. To my knowledge, I've never made a commit there either. We should exclude forums mods who are not ebuild developers, (like me). I see a few forums mods in the lists, e.g. amne and pilla. - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods

Re: [gentoo-dev] A few questions to our nominees

2008-06-08 Thread Roy Bamford
to fix the issues there and then. - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods treecleaners trustees -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.9 (GNU/Linux) iEYEARECAAYFAkhLuG8ACgkQTE4/y7nJvasbtACgj8GgFrcFzQ3yY0QD6liq/Mar na4AoKr4b5ZjuF0gQUgyL3m+lic4Dh9Q =giiq

Re: [gentoo-dev] Nominations open for the Gentoo Council 2008/2009

2008-06-15 Thread Roy Bamford
-electing the current council. Such a result will provide both continuity and stability which can only be good for Gentoo. If you were thinking of voting for me, please vote for the outgoing council members instead. - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods

Re: [gentoo-dev] Jeeves IRC replacement now alive - Willikins

2008-08-06 Thread Roy Bamford
to:- #gentoo-uk(I am owner) #gentoo-chat (I'm not owner but will be point of contact for issues) #gentoo-trustees (I'm not owner but maybe I should be) Thanks to everyone who made it all happen. - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods treecleaners trustees

Re: [gentoo-dev] Jeeves IRC replacement now alive - Willikins

2008-08-09 Thread Roy Bamford
developers) For fixing the bugs as I found them :-). -- Robin Hugh Johnson Gentoo Linux Developer Infra Guy E-Mail : [EMAIL PROTECTED] GnuPG FP : 11AC BA4F 4778 E3F6 E4ED F38E B27B 944E 3488 4E85 - -- Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) a member of gentoo-ops forum-mods treecleaners

Re: [gentoo-dev] Documentating advanced portage feaetures in Gentoo Handbook

2012-01-03 Thread Roy Bamford
to help in the introductory Gentoo text. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of elections gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees pgpFnzRv5ItmE.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: [gentoo-dev] rfc: location of portage tree

2012-03-29 Thread Roy Bamford
, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of elections gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees

Re: [gentoo-dev] rfc: location of portage tree

2012-03-29 Thread Roy Bamford
packages that emerge -e world just updated for you. [snip] Rich -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of elections gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: New license: yEd Software License Agreement

2012-04-28 Thread Roy Bamford
. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of elections gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Killing UEFI Secure Boot

2012-06-21 Thread Roy Bamford
you build a dud kernel and flash your BIOS with it, and we all build the odd dud, your motherboard is bricked. Now what? Get out your JTAG adaptor and another PC I suppose. -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) a member of elections gentoo-ops forum-mods trustees pgp8XbNre5giw.pgp

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: RFC: virtual/libudev

2012-07-28 Thread Roy Bamford
Duncan, You don't want to listen to Presidents too much. Look at other real life examples. Would you claim that the President of the Gentoo Foundation speaks for Gentoo? -- Regards, Roy Bamford (Neddyseagoon) Gentoo Foundation Inc. (President)

Re: [gentoo-dev] Gentoo World Domination. a 10 step guide

2006-10-05 Thread Roy Bamford
the participants. What we lack to manage Gentoo as a single project is a proactive management body. Regards, Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon) -- gentoo-dev@gentoo.org mailing list

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