Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Proposal for how to handle stable ebuilds

2008-11-30 Thread Peter Volkov
В Вск, 30/11/2008 в 16:59 -0600, Ryan Hill пишет: On Mon, 10 Nov 2008 13:13:34 -0500 Mark Loeser [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: [proposal] I know it's not directly related to stabilization, but lately people have been removing the only keyworded package for the mips arch, under the excuse that's

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Proposal for how to handle stable ebuilds

2008-11-18 Thread Daniel Gryniewicz
On Mon, 2008-11-17 at 19:08 -0600, Ryan Hill wrote: On Mon, 17 Nov 2008 10:10:57 -0500 Daniel Gryniewicz [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Sun, 2008-11-16 at 18:38 -0600, Ryan Hill wrote: snip The maintainer MUST NOT NEVER EVER NOT EVEN A LITTLE BIT remove the latest stable ebuild of

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Proposal for how to handle stable ebuilds

2008-11-18 Thread Ciaran McCreesh
On Tue, 18 Nov 2008 11:57:23 -0500 Daniel Gryniewicz [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: This is not about arches just being slackers. This is about arches denying stable (or even ~) for some reason. If I cannot drop an old version of something just because the new version doesn't (and won't) work on

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Proposal for how to handle stable ebuilds

2008-11-18 Thread Daniel Gryniewicz
On Tue, 2008-11-18 at 17:50 +, Ciaran McCreesh wrote: On Tue, 18 Nov 2008 11:57:23 -0500 Daniel Gryniewicz [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: This is not about arches just being slackers. This is about arches denying stable (or even ~) for some reason. If I cannot drop an old version of

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Proposal for how to handle stable ebuilds

2008-11-18 Thread Daniel Gryniewicz
On Tue, 2008-11-18 at 15:18 -0600, Ryan Hill wrote: On Tue, 18 Nov 2008 11:57:23 -0500 Daniel Gryniewicz [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Mon, 2008-11-17 at 19:08 -0600, Ryan Hill wrote: On Mon, 17 Nov 2008 10:10:57 -0500 Daniel Gryniewicz [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Sun, 2008-11-16

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Proposal for how to handle stable ebuilds

2008-11-11 Thread Ferris McCormick
On Tue, 2008-11-11 at 17:26 +, Duncan wrote: Jeroen Roovers [EMAIL PROTECTED] posted [EMAIL PROTECTED], excerpted below, on Tue, 11 Nov 2008 17:24:50 +0100: Words like production, critical and important can be applied as easily to the state of a company's or nation's system as to a

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Proposal for how to handle stable ebuilds

2008-11-11 Thread Jeroen Roovers
On Tue, 11 Nov 2008 16:06:02 + (UTC) Duncan [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: If it's a production, critical, important system, then what is one doing installing updates on it directly without verifying them on a generally identical test system first? Now you're ridiculing the idea of having a