Re: [gentoo-user] [OT] Calculating power consumption of a running program?

2017-08-23 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Wed, Aug 23, 2017 at 05:29:13PM -0500, R0b0t1 wrote: > As an example, I am interested in characterizing the power consumption > of rendering a PDF document. I would hopefully only need to run the > renderer once. I remember in college some interesting work in security-related stuff that was

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: ruby 22

2017-08-22 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Tue, Aug 22, 2017 at 07:57:39AM -0400, John Covici wrote: > > > > I deleted RUBYTARGETS from make.conf, ran eselect to make ruby22 the > > default, but when I ran emerge --depclean I still have packages > > pulling ruby21 as follows: > > > > Calculating dependencies .. . done! > >

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: ruby 22

2017-08-21 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On 08/21/2017 10:13 AM, allan gottlieb wrote: I issued emerge --pretend --verbose --depclean =ruby-2.1.9 and the response was dev-lang/ruby selected: 2.1.9 protected: none omitted: 2.2.6 Am I correct in believing it is now safe to issue emerge --depclean =ruby-2.1.9

Re: [gentoo-user] ruby 22

2017-08-21 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
TL;DR: re-sync and you should be fine. On 08/20/2017 12:36 PM, allan gottlieb wrote: Not sure I understand. 1. I should have been more complete about the command I run MAKEOPTS="--jobs=8 --load-average=5" emerge --ask --deep --tree --jobs --load-average=5 \ --update

Re: [gentoo-user] ruby 22

2017-08-20 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On 08/20/2017 08:19 AM, allan gottlieb wrote: I am currently running ruby21 (ruby-2.1.9). All such versions of ruby are masked so this is clearly a mistake on my part. I was alerted to this error by dev-ruby/rdoc-4.2.0 failing to build on today's emerge --update @world After I do eselect

Re: [gentoo-user] disaster recovery - planning

2017-03-20 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
El 20/03/2017 a las 05:15 p. m., the...@sys-concept.com escribió: Besides standard "data" backup, if I was to plan for a disaster recovery; what to include in a backup system if I was to rebuild a new box? - /etc - /var/lib/portage/world - /usr/src/linux/.config These three should be pushed

Re: [gentoo-user] kvm/qemu no-multilib

2017-01-02 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
El 02/01/2017 a las 12:02 p. m., lee escribió: Hi, is it possible to install kvm/qemu (and virsh) on a no-multilib profile? Yes I'm hitting the disadvantages of containers too much and would like to migrate to VMs ... Which disadvantages? Just curious... Alec

Re: [gentoo-user] Brother Printer

2016-12-10 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Sat, Dec 10, 2016 at 11:17:55PM +0100, siefke_lis...@web.de wrote: > On Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:49:48 +0100 > Nils Freydank wrote: > > > would need to migrate to an multilib profile - and I don’t know how awful > > this > > would become. > > I try and this make me more

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: vm still grinding away at compiling webkitgtk-2.14.2

2016-11-20 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Sun, Nov 20, 2016 at 10:32:25AM -0500, Harry Putnam wrote: > Rich Freeman writes: > > > Are you building in a tmpfs? That would perform better than an ssd > > and would be much less wear on your flash besides. Of course, some > > packages do take a while to build. I don't

Re: [gentoo-user] Doubt about R support in gentoo

2016-11-19 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
El 19/11/2016 a las 07:47 a. m., Zhu Sha Zang escribió: Hello everybody... A single doubt here: After an upgrade in package dev-libs/icu (from 57.1 to 58.1-r1) i tried a package upgrade inside R and got that: /> update.packages(checkBuilt=TRUE, ask=FALSE,

Re: [gentoo-user] qt-creator (and others) too slow

2016-07-21 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Thu, Jul 21, 2016 at 10:40:18AM -0300, Francisco Ares wrote: > Thanks Alec. > > No unstable KDE nor Qt. > > From the output of "equery l kde-plasma/plasma*" > > [IP-] [ ] kde-plasma/plasma-desktop-5.5.5-r1:5 > [IP-] [ ] kde-plasma/plasma-mediacenter-5.5.5:5 > [IP-] [ ]

Re: [gentoo-user] qt-creator (and others) too slow

2016-07-20 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Wed, Jul 20, 2016 at 03:59:27PM -0300, Francisco Ares wrote: > Hi, all, > > Just upgraded to KDE 5, Qt 5 (as full as possible) and now QtCreator > frequently uses almost full CPU, a quad-core i5-4430. Any change on the > IDE, even just passing the mouse cursor over elements of an opened source

Re: [gentoo-user] no sound through headphones (still bad)

2016-07-18 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Sun, Jul 17, 2016 at 01:43:29PM -0400, allan gottlieb wrote: > > E7450-wired linux # grep SND_HDA_INTEL .config > CONFIG_SND_HDA_INTEL=y This is good, I guess? > E7450-wired linux # grep 'SND_INTEL*' .config > # CONFIG_SND_INTEL8X0 is not set > # CONFIG_SND_INTEL8X0M is not set > E7450-wired

Re: [gentoo-user] no sound through headphones (still bad)

2016-07-16 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Sat, Jul 16, 2016 at 04:17:04PM -0400, allan gottlieb wrote: > > To answer Alec's questions this is a 3.5mm jack. Nothing new in dmesg. > sudo lspci | grep -i audio shows > 00:03.0 Audio device: Intel Corporation Broadwell-U Audio Controller (rev 09) > 00:1b.0 Audio device: Intel

Re: [gentoo-user] no sound through headphones (still bad)

2016-07-16 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
Hi, On Sat, Jul 16, 2016 at 11:24:20AM -0400, allan gottlieb wrote: > Hardware: Dell Latitude E7450 laptop > > Gentoo essentially all stable > Gnome / Systemd This is basically my setup, but I don't run gnome. > When I play a movie using totem it sounds fine if no headphones are > plugged it.

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: [OT] How to be a penguin.

2016-05-28 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Sat, May 28, 2016 at 02:05:11PM -0400, Gregory Woodbury wrote: > Has Alan ever posted his "jackhammer" script for some experts to look at? Yes. You can probably find it on gmane. It basically consists of running emerge with --keep-going and --ignore-failures multiple times, running some

Re: [gentoo-user] postgresql 9.5.2 versus Gentoo wiki install instructions?

2016-05-21 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On 2016-05-21 07:32, J. Roeleveld wrote: On Saturday, May 21, 2016 06:51:46 AM Alec Ten Harmsel wrote: `equery use gnumeric' gives the `libgda' flag, which should pull in database support. I've never used it, so I don't know whether or not it works/how well it works. What

Re: [gentoo-user] postgresql 9.5.2 versus Gentoo wiki install instructions?

2016-05-21 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
Joost knows far more about databases than I do, so I mostly commented on the workflow part. On 2016-05-20 22:36, waltd...@waltdnes.org wrote: Yes, I did RTFM at https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/PostgreSQL/QuickStart and that's part of my problem. I figured it would be a simple search and

Re: [gentoo-user] Surviving perl-5.24.0

2016-05-21 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On 2016-05-20 19:33, walt wrote: I spent most of today updating from perl-5.22 to perl-5.24 because so many packages failed to install. I ran perl-cleaner about a hundred times and tried emerge -ac in between, which always failed because it falsely accused me of not doing emerge -auND. Finally

Re: [gentoo-user] Getting ki18n to compile

2016-05-18 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Thu, May 19, 2016 at 01:21:20AM +0800, Andrew Lowe wrote: > Hi all, > Doing the usual "emerge -NuD world" and I get hit with: > > > > Calculating dependencies... done! > > !!! The ebuild selected to satisfy ">=kde-frameworks/ki18n-5.18.0:5" has > unmet

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: Can't figure out gcc-4.9 blocker

2016-05-13 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Fri, May 13, 2016 at 08:25:14PM +, Grant Edwards wrote: > > So, I uninstalled gcc 4.9 and all older versions except 4.6. > > I then removed 4.6 from the world file (but left it installed). > > emerge is now happy and willing to upgrade gcc from 4.6 to 4.9 -- but > it can't: now the build

Re: [gentoo-user] Where is CONFIG_MICROCODE gone in kernel 4.4.6-gentoo?

2016-04-30 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Sat, Apr 30, 2016 at 09:29:08AM +0100, Neil Bothwick wrote: > On Sat, 30 Apr 2016 09:07:29 +0100, Mick wrote: > > > I seem to have mislaid my microcode somewhere, in the latest stable > > gentoo kernel: > > > > # grep -i MICROCODE .config > > # > > Grepping .config is unreliable, and always

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: why emerge sucks nuts:

2016-04-16 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Sat, Apr 16, 2016 at 09:08:41AM -0500, »Q« wrote: > On Sat, 16 Apr 2016 00:13:27 -0400 > Alan Grimes wrote: > > > Emerge errors out with this: > > > > "fuck you user, C 1.0 won't work B 2.0" > > I've got the 'offensive' flag set globally, and emerge never talks to > me

Re: [gentoo-user] KDE and the new plasma 5 thing

2016-04-13 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Tue, Apr 12, 2016 at 09:55:48PM -0500, Dale wrote: > > If anyone is brave enough to file a bug, I can say that it doesn't focus > on the password here either. It selects the user but that's it. Since > it works on some themes and not others, makes one wonder if the theme > has something to

Re: [gentoo-user] Confessional: how I generally use emerge.

2016-03-19 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Thu, Mar 17, 2016 at 08:18:13PM -0400, Alan Grimes wrote: > I use two scripts for all emerge use, the goal is to run one command and > then walk away: > > Standard general update script: > ### > tortoise ~ # cat sysupdate > > #they must have moved or removed the logs,

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: Confessional: how I generally use emerge.

2016-03-18 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Fri, Mar 18, 2016 at 01:43:53PM -0500, »Q« wrote: > On Thu, 17 Mar 2016 20:37:04 -0400 > Alec Ten Harmsel <a...@alectenharmsel.com> wrote: > > > > emerge --update --newuse --deep --with-bdeps=y system --keep-going > > > > Add "--oneshot",

Re: [gentoo-user] PYTHON_SINGLE_TARGET & libreoffice

2016-02-27 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Sat, Feb 27, 2016 at 09:40:06PM +0200, Alan McKinnon wrote: > I don't know much about PYTHON_SINGLE_TARGET and PYTHON_TARGET, it all > seemed to just work so I never looked further. Until now. Of all > packages, libreoffice seems to want only python3: I don't know much about them either. >

Re: [gentoo-user] Modern Docker?

2016-02-17 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Wed, Feb 17, 2016 at 11:25:56PM +, Daniel Quinn wrote: > I tried to run a docker-compose.yaml file and it exploded with a version > error. When I asked around about what I did wrong, it turns out that it > requires docker-compose version 1.6.x and Gentoo doesn't have anything > newer than

Re: [gentoo-user] java.awt.AWTError

2016-02-03 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Wed, Feb 03, 2016 at 12:44:19PM +0100, Helmut Jarausch wrote: > Hi, > > when emerging sci-geosciences/josm- I get a Java error : > > > java.awt.AWTError: Can't connect to X11 window server using ':0' as the value > of the DISPLAY variable. > > > This is on a local machine using

Re: [gentoo-user] emerge libxcb fails

2016-01-23 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Sat, Jan 23, 2016 at 09:52:29PM +0100, k...@aspodata.se wrote: > Karl Hammar: > > Alec Ten Harmsel: > > > On Tue, Jan 19, 2016 at 10:05:49PM +0100, k...@aspodata.se wrote: > > > > Alec: Ten Harmsel: > > > > > On Tue, Jan 19, 201

Re: [gentoo-user] emerge libxcb fails

2016-01-19 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Tue, Jan 19, 2016 at 10:05:49PM +0100, k...@aspodata.se wrote: > Alec: Ten Harmsel: > > On Tue, Jan 19, 2016 at 08:01:19PM +0100, k...@aspodata.se wrote: > > > I'm getting > > > > > > Makefile:1318: recipe for target 'xinput.c' failed > > > >

Re: [gentoo-user] emerge libxcb fails

2016-01-19 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Tue, Jan 19, 2016 at 08:01:19PM +0100, k...@aspodata.se wrote: > I'm getting > > Makefile:1318: recipe for target 'xinput.c' failed > > when emerging x11-libs/libxcb-1.11.1, logs etc.: > > http://turkos.aspodata.se/tmp/gentoo/ I can't read build.log - 403 permission denied. > I get

Re: [gentoo-user] sound stopped working [media-sound/pulseaudio-7.1]

2016-01-19 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Tue, Jan 19, 2016 at 09:57:18PM +0200, Alexander Kapshuk wrote: > On Tue, Jan 19, 2016 at 7:10 PM, Alec Ten Harmsel <a...@alectenharmsel.com> > wrote: > > > I use pulseaudio without ALSA, for what it's worth. I also don't use VLC > > or mplayer. > > > >

Re: [gentoo-user] {OT} Allow work from home?

2016-01-19 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Tue, Jan 19, 2016 at 10:56:21PM +0100, lee wrote: > Alec Ten Harmsel <a...@alectenharmsel.com> writes: > > > > Depends on how the load is. Right now I have a 500GB HDD at work. I use > > VirtualBox and vagrant for testing various software. Every VM in > > Virtua

Re: [gentoo-user] Why we no Heroku?

2016-01-19 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Tue, Jan 19, 2016 at 10:44:44PM +, Daniel Quinn wrote: > I wanted to start fiddling with Heroku , so > naturally the first thing I tried was > > |$ eix heroku | > > …but alas there was nothing. So I poked around their site to see how one > might install their client

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: *dev-less gentoo

2016-01-19 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Tue, Jan 19, 2016 at 05:51:11PM +0100, k...@aspodata.se wrote: > James: > > aspodata.se> writes: > > > > > I found a workaround in the sys-fs/static-dev package. > > > > Interesting read :: bgo #107875 > > I'm new to gentoo, is there some special semantic to the "bgo #" ? bgo ==

Re: [gentoo-user] sound stopped working [media-sound/pulseaudio-7.1]

2016-01-19 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
I use pulseaudio without ALSA, for what it's worth. I also don't use VLC or mplayer. On Tue, Jan 19, 2016 at 06:33:41PM +0200, Alexander Kapshuk wrote: > Recently, sound has stopped working on one of my Gentoo systems. I have > checked the kernel, package and pulseaudio set-ups across all of my

Re: [gentoo-user] {OT} Allow work from home?

2016-01-18 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Tue, Jan 19, 2016 at 01:46:45AM +0100, lee wrote: > "J. Roeleveld" writes: > > > On Monday, January 18, 2016 02:02:27 AM lee wrote: > >> "J. Roeleveld" writes: > >> > On 17 January 2016 18:35:20 CET, Mick wrote: > >> > > >>

Re: [gentoo-user] Python3.4 to python3.5 in ebuilds

2016-01-18 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
Hi, On Mon, Jan 18, 2016 at 04:07:03PM +0200, Stanislav Ch. Nikolov wrote: > -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- > Hash: SHA256 > > It seems like 3.4 and 3.5 are 100% compatible, and most ebuilds > involving python in some way tolerate them both: > (any-of ( python_targets_python3_3

Re: [gentoo-user] Kmail2 - I have not given up ... yet

2015-12-29 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Tue, Dec 29, 2015 at 06:40:58PM +, Mick wrote: > > Thank you very much Joost for holding my hand on this. Last question for the > day: It seems that postgresql wants to install xemacs as a dependency ... o_O > > > # emerge -uaDv emerge

Re: [gentoo-user] preventing keyboard layout files from being overritten during system upgrades

2015-12-04 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Fri, Dec 04, 2015 at 01:55:30PM +0200, gevisz wrote: > > So, my main question is How can I ensure that the already > edited /usr/share/X11/xkb/symbols/ru file will not be overwritten > during the next system update. Thabk you. > Use a configuration management tool like puppet or ansible. It

Re: [gentoo-user] resolving names of local hosts locally

2015-12-03 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On 2015-12-03 17:20, lee wrote: Alan McKinnon writes: Secondly, nothing else on your network can know your auth server is authoritative without first being informed so by the delegating server. The name server itself knows this from its configuration, and it's the

Re: [gentoo-user] Again a small embedded arch problem with Gentoo

2015-11-29 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On 2015-11-29 06:57, meino.cra...@gmx.de wrote: Hi, two "identical" (better read: expected to be identical... ;) Just a quick suggestion - you should use ansible or puppet to keep them in sync. Arietta G25 tiny embedded systems have a Gentoo installed each. Both are updated always at

Re: [gentoo-user] systemd-logind problem

2015-11-24 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On 2015-11-24 13:17, cov...@ccs.covici.com wrote: I am running systemd-226-r1 There's your problem ;) I'm really kidding. and am having some strange problems with systemd-logind. It gets into some state where it can take 20 seconds to login to the box via ssh, if I restart systemd-logind

Re: [gentoo-user] AC WiFi Card

2015-11-12 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Thu, Nov 12, 2015 at 09:05:02AM +0100, Ralf wrote: > On 11/12/2015 01:08 AM, Alec Ten Harmsel wrote: > > I do not run any APs, but I manage plenty of laptops with 5GHz Intel > > chipsets, and never had a problem. Is there any reason you are not > > using a dedicated AP

Re: [gentoo-user] AC WiFi Card

2015-11-11 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On 2015-11-11 11:53, Ralf wrote: So I was looking for some PCI-E Wifi Card, that supports AC standard. I was thinking about sth. like this [1]. A friend of mine told me, that I should take care when buying AC hardware, as there is rare kernel support. Intel, in general, has great Linux

Re: [gentoo-user] Better CPU for compiling with gcc

2015-11-10 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On 2015-11-10 14:07, Stanislav Nikolov wrote: On 11/10/2015 08:55 PM, Alan McKinnon wrote: On 10/11/2015 20:37, Stanislav Nikolov wrote: On 11/10/2015 08:17 PM, Mick wrote: On Tuesday 10 Nov 2015 17:47:08 Stanislav Nikolov wrote: Dear Gentoo users, I'm building a new PC. I have a budget

Re: [gentoo-user] Can I suppress the bleep when shutting down?

2015-10-20 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On 2015-10-20 12:10, Alan Mackenzie wrote: Hello, Gentoo. Every time I shut down my gentoo system with "shutdown -h now", it beeps at me. This is becoming steadily more irritating as the months go by. Just what is this beep supposed to be telling me? I _know_ I'm shutting the machine down.

Re: [gentoo-user] pm-suspend problem

2015-10-12 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Mon, Oct 12, 2015 at 05:46:00PM -0400, Philip Webb wrote: > I want to be able to suspend my machine to RAM overnight or when I'm out. Just curious, you don't need to answer: why? Why not just power it off or lock it? > The pkg to use seems to be Pm-utils, which I've installed. > 'pm-suspend'

Re: [gentoo-user] kernel panick in 4.2.1 from gentoo-sources

2015-10-08 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Wed, Oct 07, 2015 at 10:12:28PM -0400, cov...@ccs.covici.com wrote: > Rich Freeman wrote: > > > Gentoo-sources keywording tends to lag a bit, though I thought they > > were going to change that. I tend to just keep my own git clone of > > the kernel tree and checkout from

Re: [gentoo-user] ffmpeg cpu flags

2015-10-04 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Mon, Oct 05, 2015 at 12:38:15AM +0200, Alan McKinnon wrote: > On 04/10/2015 22:49, James Cloos wrote: > > > > And is there really any value from micromanaging things like that in an > > ebuild? > > For ffmpeg? Yes. Actually, I think modern versions of ffmpeg probably do not benefit as much

Re: [gentoo-user] Anyone using kernel 4.1.8 in a virtualbox guest machine?

2015-10-04 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Sun, Oct 04, 2015 at 05:47:37PM -0700, walt wrote: > (I'm asking this question only because I'm curious about the problem I'm > about to describe. I've already worked around it.) > > I updated the kernel in my gentoo virtualbox guest machine to 4.1.8 and > got a kernel panic after rebooting

Re: [gentoo-user] FF increasingly being bundled up

2015-10-03 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Sat, Oct 03, 2015 at 10:57:47AM +0100, Mick wrote: > > Have you found that using local system flags causes rebuilds of FF more > often? > I seem to build or rebuild FF every couple of weeks, but I would not want to > have to rebuild it more often. > I have been using all the system-*

Re: [gentoo-user] FF increasingly being bundled up

2015-10-03 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Sat, Oct 03, 2015 at 10:15:08AM +0100, Mick wrote: > Hi All, > > I happened to notice that Firefox is having more and more USE flags for using > system-side rather than bundled in libraries: > > ... > > However, such libraries are not enabled by default and FF will be downloading > 177,578

Re: [gentoo-user] update problems

2015-09-28 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Tue, Sep 29, 2015 at 12:52:41AM +0200, lee wrote: > > Alan McKinnon writes: > > > On 27/09/2015 21:17, lee wrote: > > > > Fellow, I'm done with you, really. > > > > You hold onto your issues with portage like they were some treasured > > memory of a long-since

Re: [gentoo-user] Why ghc-bin is pulled in by portage update?

2015-09-24 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Thu, Sep 24, 2015 at 02:27:43PM +0300, gevisz wrote: > I have dev-lang/ghc in my world file. > > Today, while updating the system, the portage > wanted to update it. Ok. But why it pulles in > ghc-bin-7.8.4-amd64.tbz2? Like all good language authors, the ghc authors wrote a lot of the

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: new machine : case + power

2015-09-17 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Thu, Sep 17, 2015 at 03:36:18PM +0200, Alan McKinnon wrote: > I have yet to see a computer that draws 350W sustained :-) > Spikes of brief duration yes, sustained no.[1] Normal desktops and web servers, sure. We have some GPU boxes at work that have 8 GPUs apiece[1] in addition to 12-20 cores.

Re: [gentoo-user] npm: ERR! cb() never called!

2015-09-17 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Thu, Sep 17, 2015 at 09:24:39PM +0200, Alan McKinnon wrote: > On 17/09/2015 20:50, Michael Orlitzky wrote: > > On 09/17/2015 10:03 AM, Alan McKinnon wrote: > >> Anyone here familiar with driving nodejs and npm? > >> > >> I'm trying to write an ebuild for a musicbrainz mirror server and "npm >

Re: [gentoo-user] npm: ERR! cb() never called!

2015-09-17 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Thu, Sep 17, 2015 at 11:13:10PM +0200, Alan McKinnon wrote: > On 17/09/2015 22:53, Alec Ten Harmsel wrote: > > Unfortunately, the right way with nodejs/ruby web stuff is to use the > > tooling specific to the language. If this[1] is what you're trying to > > deploy, I

Re: [gentoo-user] app-office/libreoffice-5.0.1.2 - fails

2015-09-14 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Mon, Sep 14, 2015 at 11:25:52PM +0200, Stefan G. Weichinger wrote: > > can't emerge that new unstable libreoffice > > updated everything(?) possibly needed, used stable gcc ... no way. Hmm... I don't keep up with LibreOffice development, but I have been running into problems with gcc 4.8 (on

Re: [gentoo-user] audacity-2.0.5 failed to compile

2015-09-03 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Thu, Sep 03, 2015 at 04:27:26PM +0200, Alan McKinnon wrote: > On 03/09/2015 15:56, the...@sys-concept.com wrote: > > dev-libs/check > > dev-libs/libnl > > dev-libs/openssl > > remove everything in dev-libs Not necessarily - dev-libs/check is for unit testing. It's not a direct dependency of

Re: [gentoo-user] audacity-2.0.5 failed to compile

2015-09-03 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Wed, Sep 02, 2015 at 08:52:22PM +0200, Andreas K. Huettel wrote: > -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- > Hash: SHA512 > > On Wednesday 02 September 2015 03:22:44 Alec Ten Harmsel wrote: > > > > This kind of language does not belong here. If you can not refrain > &g

Re: [gentoo-user] audacity-2.0.5 failed to compile

2015-09-03 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Wed, Sep 02, 2015 at 02:25:47PM -0600, the...@sys-concept.com wrote: > I've tried to post a "log" file to the http://pastebin.com/ you > suggested but I can only paste the limited size file (not upload it). > Since the txt file is 7.4Mb in size, I can not paste it. > Though, I have compress the

Re: [gentoo-user] audacity-2.0.5 failed to compile

2015-09-01 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Tue, Sep 01, 2015 at 05:05:09PM -0600, the...@sys-concept.com wrote: > On 09/01/2015 04:55 PM, Fernando Rodriguez wrote: > > Since you're too stupid to follow advice, you need to rebuild *EVERYTHING* > > that linked against libjpeg (in this case x11-libs/wxGTK). > > This kind of language does

Re: [gentoo-user] texlive-core - poppler / xpdf missing library

2015-09-01 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Tue, Sep 01, 2015 at 07:47:56AM -0600, the...@sys-concept.com wrote: > I'm emerging texlive-core and it complains on missing libraries: > > > > emerge -1q luatex texlive-core > [ebuild N] dev-tex/luatex-0.70.1-r2 > [ebuild U ] app-text/texlive-core-2014-r4 [2012-r1] > [blocks B ]

Re: [gentoo-user] Failed to set XATTR_PAX markings

2015-08-31 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Mon, Aug 31, 2015 at 10:36:02AM -0600, the...@sys-concept.com wrote: > While compiling/updating the system I get a few packages with messages: > > LOG: install > Failed to set XATTR_PAX markings -me >

Re: [gentoo-user] a few blockers I can't figure out

2015-08-31 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Mon, Aug 31, 2015 at 02:40:02PM +0200, Alan McKinnon wrote: > On 31/08/2015 13:49, cov...@ccs.covici.com wrote: > >> A clue is in the ebuilds for systemd: > >> > > >> > sysv-utils? ( > >> > !sys-apps/systemd-sysv-utils > >> > !sys-apps/sysvinit ) > >> >

Re: [gentoo-user] system uptime

2015-08-30 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Sun, Aug 30, 2015 at 12:04:43AM -0400, Philip Webb wrote: How long do desktop users typically leave their systems between reboots ? How long between power off/on's ? I generally power off whenever I won't be using my desktop for more than 7-8 hours, since it has a big CPU, lots of RAM,

Re: [gentoo-user] emerge --oneshot portage - conflict

2015-08-29 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Sat, Aug 29, 2015 at 02:02:29PM -0600, neu pat wrote: I emerge python3.4 set as active: eselect python list Available Python interpreters: [1] python2.7 [2] python3.3 [3] python3.4 * What is the value of PYTHON_TARGETS? Can you post the output of `emerge --info'? but it

Re: [gentoo-user] curses of ncurses :(

2015-08-28 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Fri, Aug 28, 2015 at 12:34:05PM +0300, gevisz wrote: Yes, the full system update now proceeded without blocks, however with severe warnings while compiling firefox. They are provided below. But the issue with ncurces blocks seem to be resolved. Thank you all who replied to this thread.

Re: [gentoo-user] ncurses: reductio ad absurdum

2015-08-28 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Fri, Aug 28, 2015 at 11:20:34AM -0400, Philip Webb wrote: 150828 Rich Freeman wrote: git whatchanged /usr/portage/sys-libs/ncurses /tmp/log.txt Tested as user : 690: ~ git whatchanged /usr/portage/sys-libs/ncurses tmp/log.txt fatal: Not a git repository (or any parent up to

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: ncurses: reductio ad absurdum

2015-08-28 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Fri, Aug 28, 2015 at 06:45:47PM +, Alan Mackenzie wrote: There are all sorts of stupidities in it - like `push' and `pull' not being opposites That's fair. `clone' not producing a clone, but a new repository radically different from the original. That is not true. It is a clone, just

Re: [gentoo-user] curses of ncurses :(

2015-08-27 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Thu, Aug 27, 2015 at 05:42:07PM +0200, J. Roeleveld wrote: That solved the block for me as it ended up removing llvm What is llvm actually used for? -- Joost Some of the graphics code in mesa is written in LLVM's IR and compiled on the fly using all of the x86 extensions (SSE, AVX,

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: Grub1: Cant ? Re: keeping grub 1

2015-08-26 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Wed, Aug 26, 2015 at 03:48:12PM +, James wrote: Alec Ten Harmsel alec at alectenharmsel.com writes: 64-bit hardware with the no-multilib profile[1]. I have no -bin packages on my system, nor do I run any pre-built 3rd party applications, so I waste no time compiling worthless 32-bit

Re: [gentoo-user] Mysterious sudoers.d error

2015-08-26 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Wed, Aug 26, 2015 at 07:20:37PM -0400, Walter Dnes wrote: I've just switched from cdparanoia to cdda2wav, to get track names/artists. As a regular user, I ran... cdda2wav -vall dev=1,0,0 cddb=0 -paranoia -B I got a bunch of complaints about insufficient read and write privileges,

Re: [gentoo-user] Grub1: Cant ? Re: keeping grub 1

2015-08-26 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Wed, Aug 26, 2015 at 03:10:55PM +, James wrote: James wireless at tampabay.rr.com writes: So on one particular (openrc) system, I have no interest in grub-2 or any other bootloaders. I see grub is both grub 1 and grub 2. So some vintage installs/upgrades got me thinking. What

Re: [gentoo-user] Gentoo on a Lenovo X1 Carbon (3rd gen)

2015-08-25 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Tue, Aug 25, 2015 at 06:38:16PM +0200, Ralf wrote: On 08/25/2015 03:21 PM, Alec Ten Harmsel wrote: Do you have SUSPEND=y (just checking)? Other things that I can see related to suspend are SUSPEND_FREEZER, ACPI_SLEEP, APM_IGNORE_USER_SUSPEND, and a bunch of Thinkpad/Lenovo related

Re: [gentoo-user] Gentoo on a Lenovo X1 Carbon (3rd gen)

2015-08-25 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Tue, Aug 25, 2015 at 02:56:10PM +0200, Ralf wrote: Hi folks, i just got my brand new Lenovo X1 Carbon and trying to get Gentoo running on it. I have a big problem with my kernel: It doesn't come back from standby. After closing the lid, the standby LED starts breathing, opening

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: emerge world looking grim

2015-08-24 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Mon, Aug 24, 2015 at 09:35:36AM -0400, Harry Putnam wrote: Alan Mackenzie a...@muc.de writes: I'd recommend you then just to reinstall. Remembering my fights with stupid error messages from emerge, and so on, I wish I'd just reinstalled months earlier than I did. Thanks for the

Re: [gentoo-user] emerge world looking grim

2015-08-24 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Mon, Aug 24, 2015 at 08:41:48AM -0400, Rich Freeman wrote: And a note to everybody else on the list: take it easy on the poor guy. People used to other distros are used to doing things like blowing away their installs every other year with a fresh install. Release-based distros get people

Re: [gentoo-user] emerge world looking grim

2015-08-24 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Sun, Aug 23, 2015 at 10:19:42PM -0400, Harry Putnam wrote: My gentoo OS is running on Openindiana (solaris) inside oracle's vbox. It's been left setting for at least 4-5 months maybe a couple more. After eix-sync, attempting an `emerge vuND world' comes up with so many blocks, use flag

Re: [gentoo-user] how to get a couple of -9999 packages to behave

2015-08-19 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Wed, Aug 19, 2015 at 11:09:07AM -0400, cov...@ccs.covici.com wrote: Jc García jyo.gar...@gmail.com wrote: 2015-08-18 10:38 GMT-06:00 cov...@ccs.covici.com: So, how do I get the - versions of the ebuilds to give me all the correct files like the 2.16.x versions do? I know

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: !!!!

2015-08-19 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Wed, Aug 19, 2015 at 08:55:16PM +0100, Mick wrote: On Wednesday 19 Aug 2015 10:28:48 Jeremi Piotrowski wrote: Smart live rebuild only deals with live ebuilds. How would it help in this case? Anyone cares to explain what is a live ebuild? Then I may be able to understand what

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: installation failure

2015-08-17 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Mon, Aug 17, 2015 at 08:03:10PM +0700, jfmxl wrote: It's pretty clear that you what you think I need to know about gentoo is that its not for me because I don;t know what I'm doing and cannot think logically ... Ill give it another shot, but I won't stick around on this damn list any

Re: [gentoo-user] UEFI booting

2015-08-17 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Mon, Aug 17, 2015 at 10:59:30PM +1000, Rod wrote: Hi list, # efibootmgr efibootmgr: EFI variables are not supported on this system. # grub2-install --target=x86_64-efi /dev/sdc Installing for x86_64-efi platform. efibootmgr: EFI variables are not supported on this system.

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: minimal installation CD iso is where?,

2015-08-08 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Fri, Aug 07, 2015 at 07:41:27PM -0400, Rich Freeman wrote: So, I don't know if that makes you more or less worried, but nothing has really changed in the last year on the systemd front. The next big change is likely to be virtualizing openrc so that it can be uninstalled, and possibly

Re: [gentoo-user] [OT]: Optimal formatting a SDcard (64GB) with partions of diffent sizes and filesystems?

2015-08-07 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Fri, Aug 07, 2015 at 06:25:11PM +0200, waben...@gmail.com wrote: Fernando Rodriguez frodriguez.develo...@outlook.com wrote: I wrote a long reply to this and it appears to have been swallowed by /dev/null. I have read it, so it wasn't swallowed. I also have written some posts in the

Re: [gentoo-user] Firefox 38.1.0 :-(

2015-07-30 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Thu, Jul 30, 2015 at 06:23:03PM +, Alan Mackenzie wrote: Hello, Gentoo. Over the course of the last 24 hours, Firefox 38.1.0 became stable in portage, so I merged it in. What a mistake! All my existing configuration (including for NoScript+), all my bookmarks, all record of

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: The state of public relations?

2015-07-24 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Fri, Jul 24, 2015 at 06:20:04PM +0200, Volker Armin Hemmann wrote: Am 24.07.2015 um 14:56 schrieb James: Rich Freeman rich0 at gentoo.org writes: Just be practical. From my experience showing up at a LUG and telling 20 people how something worked well for you gets you a lot further

Re: [gentoo-user] gru2-mkconfig tries to read the extended partition ??

2015-07-23 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Thu, Jul 23, 2015, at 01:50 PM, Walter Dnes wrote: On Thu, Jul 23, 2015 at 03:13:34PM -0400, Alec Ten Harmsel wrote * ruby: Started because Matz could not find a language that was perfect for him. Now it powers loads of websites. New-and-improved stuff like Ruby gets in via

Re: [gentoo-user] gru2-mkconfig tries to read the extended partition ??

2015-07-23 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Thu, Jul 23, 2015 at 12:07:26PM -0400, Walter Dnes wrote: On Thu, Jul 23, 2015 at 04:27:01PM +0100, Neil Bothwick wrote On Thu, 23 Jul 2015 11:15:57 -0400, gottl...@nyu.edu wrote: I really don't want to damage any signature on the extended partition that is needed to access the

Re: [gentoo-user] media-video/mkvtoolnix-7.3.0 fails to configure it seems

2015-07-16 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Jul 16, 2015, at 1:15 PM, Dale rdalek1...@gmail.com wrote: Anyone else running into this? No. checking if linking against libMatroska works and if it requires -DMATROSKA_DLL... yes, without -MATROSKA_DLL checking for ZLIB... yes checking for wx-config...

Re: [gentoo-user] grub-2 update

2015-07-16 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Jul 16, 2015, at 3:46 PM, Alan McKinnon alan.mckin...@gmail.com wrote: On 16/07/2015 21:34, James wrote: Hello:: Background:: I have had many challenges with grub 2, in the past (as have many). Current:: Grub-2.02_beta2-r3 wants to upgrade to grub-2.02_beta2-r7 It appears to

Re: [gentoo-user] booting from a usb flash drive

2015-07-16 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Jul 16, 2015, at 3:44 PM, Alan McKinnon alan.mckin...@gmail.com wrote: The Gentoo minimal CD does not work if you simply dd it to a thumb drive (I rediscovered this anew on Monday). It works just fine if you use unetbootin to do the magic though. I highly recommend using the ArchLinux

Re: [gentoo-user] Don't disable 'introspection'

2015-07-16 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On 07/16/2015 05:16 PM, Alan McKinnon wrote: On 16/07/2015 22:53, walt wrote: If anyone can splain what introspection does I'd be grateful. It's a tricky concept if you haven't worked with Object Oriented Programming, so lt's look at the USE description: introspection - Add support for

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: google

2015-07-10 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Jul 10, 2015, at 5:00 PM, behrouz khosravi bz.khosr...@gmail.com wrote: On Sat, Jul 11, 2015 at 1:29 AM, behrouz khosravi bz.khosr...@gmail.com mailto:bz.khosr...@gmail.com wrote: Do you folks notice that google is triying to control the way we live?! belive me or not, sometimes

Re: [gentoo-user] Help with obscure syntax in gsignal.h?

2015-07-08 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On 07/08/2015 08:26 PM, walt wrote: I'm trying to debug a gtk+ app so I'm trying to learn some basic gtk+ and failing :( Can anyone splain to me what these lines mean: typedef enum { G_CONNECT_AFTER = 1 0, G_CONNECT_SWAPPED = 1 1 } GConnectFlags; In particular I don't

Re: [gentoo-user] necessary use flgas

2015-06-24 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Wed, Jun 24, 2015 at 01:13:40PM +0200, Alan McKinnon wrote: On 23/06/2015 15:05, behrouz khosravi wrote: Hello everyone. I really like to have control over my machine as much as possible. In this way I will learn a lot, so I am trying to remove all the default use flags and control

Re: [gentoo-user] necessary use flgas

2015-06-24 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
On Wed, Jun 24, 2015 at 01:13:40PM +0200, Alan McKinnon wrote: On 23/06/2015 15:05, behrouz khosravi wrote: Hello everyone. I really like to have control over my machine as much as possible. In this way I will learn a lot, so I am trying to remove all the default use flags and control

[gentoo-user] Sorry for the spam

2015-06-24 Thread Alec Ten Harmsel
List, Sorry for the spam. I recently switched to mutt and am still learning what all of the various flags in the index mean. My bad. Alec

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