Re: [gentoo-dev] New USE flags documentation

2007-12-09 Thread Thilo Bangert
Jeroen Roovers [EMAIL PROTECTED] said: On Sat, 24 Nov 2007 15:10:58 +0100 Thilo Bangert [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: the idea is really great [...] now this needs to be [...] made mandatory for all ebuilds. Uh, what? Why? If the idea is that great, then why does it need to be

Re: [gentoo-dev] New USE flags documentation

2007-12-09 Thread Santiago M. Mola
On Nov 24, 2007 4:19 PM, Doug Goldstein [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Jose Luis Rivero wrote: I'm not asking for an extra overhead of 'bureaucracy' (write specs, mailling @dev, send to the council, etc.) but a bit more of communication would be appreciated: All the above is completely

Re: [gentoo-dev] New USE flags documentation

2007-11-26 Thread Alec Warner
On 11/24/07, Jose Luis Rivero [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi all: I've read on the planet the recently included support to document USE flags in metadata. Seems like it was an idea from flameeyes and cardoe, discussed on the planet [1][2] and performed by -infra (bug #199788). While planet is

Re: [gentoo-dev] New USE flags documentation

2007-11-26 Thread José Luis Rivero (yoswink)
Jose Luis Rivero wrote: I'm not asking for an extra overhead of 'bureaucracy' (write specs, mailling @dev, send to the council, etc.) but a bit more of communication would be appreciated: Seems like everyone who contact me/us about this thread is agree about the needed of write a GLEP

Re: [gentoo-dev] New USE flags documentation

2007-11-26 Thread Alec Warner
On 11/26/07, Diego 'Flameeyes' Pettenò [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: CCing council so that the other members can express their feeling about this; basically the only people I actually care about getting the feeling about this at all. On Monday 26 November 2007, you wrote: Seems like everyone who

Re: [gentoo-dev] New USE flags documentation

2007-11-26 Thread Ciaran McCreesh
On 11/26/07, Diego 'Flameeyes' Pettenò [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: So. let's face it, the only people who agree on the need for a GLEP is Alec and Ciaran. The rest of the thread (which by the way I had to dig up on Gmane because I didn't really give a damn) is composed by Thilo who think is a

[gentoo-dev] New USE flags documentation

2007-11-24 Thread Jose Luis Rivero
Hi all: I've read on the planet the recently included support to document USE flags in metadata. Seems like it was an idea from flameeyes and cardoe, discussed on the planet [1][2] and performed by -infra (bug #199788). While planet is a good medium to share ideas and get contributors, seems to

Re: [gentoo-dev] New USE flags documentation

2007-11-24 Thread Thilo Bangert
While planet is a good medium to share ideas and get contributors, seems to me like we need a more official way to discuss this kind of 'global' ideas before make them real. Or at least drop a note on -dev-announce explaining the new feature and telling devs and users this is now officially

Re: [gentoo-dev] New USE flags documentation

2007-11-24 Thread Doug Goldstein
Jose Luis Rivero wrote: Hi all: I've read on the planet the recently included support to document USE flags in metadata. Seems like it was an idea from flameeyes and cardoe, discussed on the planet [1][2] and performed by -infra (bug #199788). While planet is a good medium to share ideas and

Re: [gentoo-dev] New USE flags documentation

2007-11-24 Thread Ciaran McCreesh
On Sat, 24 Nov 2007 10:19:55 -0500 Doug Goldstein [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Jose Luis Rivero wrote: Is the feature ready to be used? Is there any kind of documentation (aside of DTD)? It will replace use.desc? Well the first question you answered yourself. You linked to a post I wrote

Re: [gentoo-dev] New USE flags documentation

2007-11-24 Thread Jeroen Roovers
On Sat, 24 Nov 2007 15:10:58 +0100 Thilo Bangert [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: the idea is really great [...] now this needs to be [...] made mandatory for all ebuilds. Uh, what? Why? If the idea is that great, then why does it need to be mandatory? Kind regards, JeR -- [EMAIL