Re: [gentoo-portage-dev] Time to say goodbye

2008-11-30 Thread Andrew Gaffney
Marius Mauch wrote: So I guess that wraps it up. It's been a nice ride most of the time, but now it's time for me to leave the Gentoo train. Enjoy your escape. You'll be missed. -- Andrew Gaffney http://dev.gentoo.org/~agaffney/ Gentoo Linux Developer

Re: [gentoo-portage-dev] How to extract the version/revision of an installed package?

2008-11-25 Thread Andrew Gaffney
Andrew Gaffney wrote: Amit Dor-Shifer wrote: Given the following: # qlist -Iv sys-apps/portage sys-apps/portage-2.1.4.5 How do I safely extract the 2.1.4.5? That's probably offtopic for this list, since it really has nothing to do with portage itself. However, you probably want something

Re: [gentoo-portage-dev] portage-2.2-rc3 parallel merges quit being parallel

2008-07-26 Thread Andrew Gaffney
the time). Same thing here. Also, why would you specify different --load-average values in these two places? -- Andrew Gaffney http://dev.gentoo.org/~agaffney/ Gentoo Linux Developer Catalyst/Installer + x86 release coordinator

Re: [gentoo-portage-dev] Connecting source and binary packages.

2008-07-16 Thread Andrew Gaffney
? This isn't a support forum. Please post this on the gentoo-user mailing list. -- Andrew Gaffney http://dev.gentoo.org/~agaffney/ Gentoo Linux Developer Catalyst/Installer + x86 release coordinator -- gentoo-portage-dev@lists.gentoo.org mailing list

Re: [gentoo-portage-dev]

2008-02-29 Thread Andrew Gaffney
://bugs.gentoo.org/ -- Andrew Gaffney http://dev.gentoo.org/~agaffney/ Gentoo Linux Developer Catalyst/Installer + x86 release coordinator -- gentoo-portage-dev@lists.gentoo.org mailing list

Re: [gentoo-portage-dev] IUSE and userland_, elibc_, kernel_, etc.

2007-11-04 Thread Andrew Gaffney
is using it). -- Andrew Gaffney http://dev.gentoo.org/~agaffney/ Gentoo Linux Developer Catalyst/Installer + x86 release coordinator -- [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list

Re: [gentoo-portage-dev] RFC: replacing packages

2007-10-25 Thread Andrew Gaffney
Marius Mauch wrote: On Wed, 24 Oct 2007 13:34:44 -0500 Andrew Gaffney [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: For packages that are in the system set, wouldn't adding the contents of system.{,r}depend to {,R}DEPEND cause problems in dep resolution? Would there be a way to prevent the contents of these files

Re: [gentoo-portage-dev] localization.py

2007-10-19 Thread Andrew Gaffney
Arfrever Frehtes Taifersar Arahesis wrote: 2007-10-19 17:41:06 Andrew Gaffney napisaƂ(a): Arfrever Frehtes Taifersar Arahesis wrote: Does localization.py exist for a reason? I don't see a localization.py. So you have old Portage. I wouldn't consider 2.1.3.14 old

Re: [gentoo-portage-dev] portage.exception.OperationNotPermitted: chown('/var/lib/gentoo/news/news-gentoo.skip', 0, 250)

2007-10-19 Thread Andrew Gaffney
-gentoo.skip', 0, 250) $ It has happened since r8148. This bug isn't reproducible when `emerge` is invoked by root. -- Andrew Gaffney http://dev.gentoo.org/~agaffney/ Gentoo Linux Developer Catalyst/Installer + x86 release coordinator -- [EMAIL

Re: [gentoo-portage-dev] Improvement suggestion for emerge: Not using a new connection for every file

2007-02-24 Thread Andrew Gaffney
to download a second file. Also, how often are multiple files downloaded from the same server? Probably not very often. I've heard of people trying to rice their binaries, but ricing your downloads? :P -- Andrew Gaffneyhttp://dev.gentoo.org/~agaffney/ Gentoo Linux Developer

Re: [gentoo-portage-dev] mysql workbench - bug #131383

2006-09-10 Thread Andrew Gaffney
? -- Andrew Gaffneyhttp://dev.gentoo.org/~agaffney/ Gentoo Linux Developer Installer Project -- gentoo-portage-dev@gentoo.org mailing list

Re: [gentoo-portage-dev] has_version and built_with_use ignore package.provided

2006-08-07 Thread Andrew Gaffney
in package.provided? package.provided was created to *replace* the act of creating a dummy vdb entry (I think that's how it was done, anyway) to fool portage into thinking a package was installed. -- Andrew Gaffneyhttp://dev.gentoo.org/~agaffney/ Gentoo Linux Developer

Re: [gentoo-portage-dev] 'emerge' request: make --tree not imply --pretend

2006-06-24 Thread Andrew Gaffney
. Your request doesn't even make sense. AFAIK, the *only* thing --tree affects is the output of the package list as part of --pretend (and --ask). If --tree didn't imply --pretend, 'emerge -uDtv world' would give you the exact same output as 'emerge -uDv world'. -- Andrew Gaffney

Re: [gentoo-portage-dev] 'emerge' request: make --tree not imply --pretend

2006-06-24 Thread Andrew Gaffney
, as you can see.) Thanks, --Dan Your request still makes absolutely no sense. What's wrong with running 'emerge -uDpvt world emerge -uDv world'? Why do you say --pretend is overloaded? It only does *one* thing...list packages. -- Andrew Gaffneyhttp://dev.gentoo.org

Re: [gentoo-portage-dev] GWN -portage-2.1 announcement.

2006-06-12 Thread Andrew Gaffney
is correct. -- Andrew Gaffneyhttp://dev.gentoo.org/~agaffney/ Gentoo Linux Developer Installer Project -- gentoo-portage-dev@gentoo.org mailing list

Re: [gentoo-portage-dev] kudoos to all

2006-03-17 Thread Andrew Gaffney
to cvs I used metadata_overlay all of the time. Andrew Gaffney has also reported good results with this module. He share's the portage tree (including pre-generated rsync cache) via nfs and uses metadata_overlay on all the clients so that they pull pre-generated cache on demand. Yep, still

Re: [gentoo-portage-dev] [PATCH] rsync metadata cache patch (obsoletes metadata transfer on sync)

2006-01-28 Thread Andrew Gaffney
that it's working properly. Is it normal for /var/cache/edb/dep/${PORTDIR}/ to be re-created (it's still empty) when this new module is in use? -- Andrew Gaffneyhttp://dev.gentoo.org/~agaffney/ Gentoo Linux Developer Installer

Re: [gentoo-portage-dev] --nospinner in emerge_default_opts

2006-01-28 Thread Andrew Gaffney
it? -- Andrew Gaffneyhttp://dev.gentoo.org/~agaffney/ Gentoo Linux Developer Installer Project -- gentoo-portage-dev@gentoo.org mailing list

Re: [gentoo-portage-dev] [PATCH] rsync metadata cache patch (obsoletes metadata transfer on sync)

2006-01-01 Thread Andrew Gaffney
have the honor of bearing your children? Seriously, this is nice. Why hasn't this been done before? I'm nowhere near an expert on the portage internals, but this looks like it was pretty easy. -- Andrew Gaffneyhttp://dev.gentoo.org/~agaffney/ Gentoo Linux Developer

Re: [gentoo-portage-dev] Help needed while installing KDE for gentoo

2005-08-20 Thread Andrew Gaffney
am installing gentoo. This isn't even close to the correct mailing list for this. You should try the gentoo-user mailing list. Also, it sounds like you're having hardware issues. -- Andrew Gaffneyhttp://dev.gentoo.org/~agaffney/ Gentoo Linux Developer