Re: [gentoo-user] kernel guys sent me back here

2013-11-06 Thread Grant
I was referred back to my distro supplier for a kernel crash. Isn't that a kernel problem? https://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=62981 The first thing for any crash is logs. And btw ... don't go to the Linux kernel if you're running any Gentoo sys-kernel/* source. Only if you get

Re: [gentoo-user] app-text/poppler-0.24.3 fails to build

2013-11-06 Thread Bruce Hill
On Wed, Nov 06, 2013 at 08:01:18AM +0100, Norman RieƟ wrote: Hello, poppler fails to build for me and i don't know why. Does someone got an idea about this? [ 97%] Building CXX object qt4/src/CMakeFiles/poppler-qt4.dir/ArthurOutputDev.cc.o cd

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: do subslots improve user-experience?

2013-11-06 Thread Marc Joliet
Am Tue, 05 Nov 2013 16:44:43 +0200 schrieb Alan McKinnon alan.mckin...@gmail.com: On 05/11/2013 14:11, Marc Joliet wrote: Am Tue, 05 Nov 2013 12:14:59 +0200 schrieb Alan McKinnon alan.mckin...@gmail.com: On 05/11/2013 11:52, Martin Vaeth wrote: Alan McKinnon alan.mckin...@gmail.com

[gentoo-user] Re: do subslots improve user-experience?

2013-11-06 Thread Martin Vaeth
Marc Joliet mar...@gmx.de wrote: One of those questions stands out to me right now: the one on understandable error messages. As some recent posts to this ML demonstrate, it seems to be one area where portage is visibly falling (staying?) behind right now. They remind me of the type of error

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: do subslots improve user-experience?

2013-11-06 Thread Alan McKinnon
On 06/11/2013 09:46, Martin Vaeth wrote: Alan McKinnon alan.mckin...@gmail.com wrote: You don't have to keep explaining subslots to me But not every reader knows the details - this is not a private conversation. Then please start your own thread on the matter and describe it all in the OP

[gentoo-user] Fwd: re: mouse pointer not consistent [net-misc/rdesktop-1.7.1] [mystery solved]

2013-11-06 Thread Alexander Kapshuk
Original Message Subject:re: mouse pointer not consistent [net-misc/rdesktop-1.7.1] Date: Fri, 25 Oct 2013 22:49:04 +0300 From: Alexander Kapshuk alexander.kaps...@gmail.com To: gentoo-user@lists.gentoo.org When running [net-misc/rdesktop-1.7.1], I've noticed

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: do subslots improve user-experience?

2013-11-06 Thread Alan McKinnon
On 06/11/2013 14:54, Martin Vaeth wrote: Marc Joliet mar...@gmx.de wrote: One of those questions stands out to me right now: the one on understandable error messages. As some recent posts to this ML demonstrate, it seems to be one area where portage is visibly falling (staying?) behind right

Re: [gentoo-user] Qt blocking @world update

2013-11-06 Thread Frank Steinmetzger
On Sat, Nov 02, 2013 at 11:02:27PM +0100, Alex Schuster wrote: Hi there! My @world update did not go well. It was much worse some while ago, so I just did an emerge -e @world, after manually removing stuff from /var/lib/portage/world until I got no complaints any more. I had to remove

[gentoo-user] Re: do subslots improve user-experience?

2013-11-06 Thread Martin Vaeth
Alan McKinnon alan.mckin...@gmail.com wrote: On 06/11/2013 09:46, Martin Vaeth wrote: Alan McKinnon alan.mckin...@gmail.com wrote: You don't have to keep explaining subslots to me But not every reader knows the details - this is not a private conversation. Then please [...] describe it

[gentoo-user] Re: do subslots improve user-experience?

2013-11-06 Thread Martin Vaeth
Alan McKinnon alan.mckin...@gmail.com wrote: On 06/11/2013 14:54, Martin Vaeth wrote: (I am guessing this only from the outputs which are posted): When portage detects that it cannot resolve something after backtracking, it dies. That by itself is good info. The conflict that portage