Re: [gentoo-user] ...doubled updates?

2017-05-24 Thread Sam Jorna (wraeth)
g, the other is Installing. This is normal behaviour. -- Sam Jorna (wraeth) GnuPG ID: D6180C26 signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: [gentoo-user] portage can not find local ebuild

2015-09-17 Thread wraeth
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 On 18/09/15 13:15, the...@sys-concept.com wrote: > My settings: > > make.conf. ... PORTDRI_OVERLAY="/usr/local/portage" Did you mean PORTDIR_OVERLAY, or is there a typo in your make.conf? - -- wraeth <wra...@wraeth.id.a

Re: [gentoo-user] sys-fs/-MERGING-static-dev installed but unable to find it

2015-09-15 Thread wraeth
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 On 15/09/15 18:50, Peter Humphrey wrote: > Actually, the man page doesn't mention -f; you have to run emaint > --help to find it. This is the first such case I've come across. Sounds bug(zilla)-worthy ;) - -- wraeth <wra...@wraeth.id.

Re: [gentoo-user] Xfce Logout/Shutdown/Suspend

2015-09-14 Thread wraeth
o the tree with a potential fix for this (and with the USE mask removed), so you should be able to remove the unmask you put in and rebuild slim-1.3.6-r5 to resolve this. 1: https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=560088 - -- wraeth <wra...@wraeth.id.au> GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 -BEGIN

Re: [SOLVED] Re: [gentoo-user] sys-fs/-MERGING-static-dev installed but unable to find it

2015-09-14 Thread wraeth
y > finds something even if it is off the mark a bit. Likely the minus in front of the MERGING - try searching gentoo "-MERGING-" Either way, glad it's sorted. :) - -- wraeth <wra...@wraeth.id.au> GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2 iF4EAREIAAYFAl

Re: [SOLVED] Re: [gentoo-user] sys-fs/-MERGING-static-dev installed but unable to find it

2015-09-13 Thread wraeth
wxr-xr-x 1 0 0 512 2015-09-11 03:26 udisks-2.1.6 If you legitimately don't have anything installed from the sys-fs category, then all should be safe I guess; but if you do, then other mysteries may be afoot... - -- wraeth <wra...@wraeth.id.au> GnuPG Key: B2D9F759

Re: [gentoo-user] sys-fs/-MERGING-static-dev installed but unable to find it

2015-09-13 Thread wraeth
s- wedged-a-package-as-merging 2: https://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-t-882687.html - -- wraeth <wra...@wraeth.id.au> GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2 iF4EAREIAAYFAlX2VgcACgkQXcRKerLZ91l7ngD/ZcfuoIq+B34jxP/NuWMlZ1F0 vHDQu1UqRRDBMpwrc2oA/idOVc/cOB7te8BeWVutOFcdU

Re: [gentoo-user] CMYK comparison to sRGB between platforms

2015-09-08 Thread wraeth
re on each platform (therefore the same method of conversion)? - -- wraeth <wra...@wraeth.id.au> GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2 iF4EAREIAAYFAlXvZewACgkQXcRKerLZ91k1FgD/SGsgaIev8ryxjXZPbb84tswc 4FKX3QCqMcOzeDwbciEA+wdjNr//nepKXeN1fZa04/GfgwfYVvlFNyAqiTQqsQzx =j+0r -END PGP SIGNATURE-

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

2015-09-02 Thread wraeth
k the point has now been covered. :) 1: http://www.catb.org/esr/faqs/smart-questions.html - -- wraeth <wra...@wraeth.id.au> GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2 iF4EAREIAAYFAlXmxkgACgkQXcRKerLZ91loiwD+KvYxQjvwMVUqjW9mx5Ea1cq1 1vehX6xn9/b7xXWWsoYA/1g3FZ7wOWXrF1k9g2kcji9kfiKHNAWuPDWgN/hcc90o =4FIl -END PGP SIGNATURE-

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

2015-09-01 Thread wraeth
e want this to be a productive list. If there's a problem with someone, either stop replying to their messages, take it up with them directly (and diplomatically), or bring it up with the list owner [1,2]. 1: http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc1855.txt 2: gentoo-user+ow...@lists.gentoo.org - -- wraeth <wra...@wraeth.id.au> GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2 iF4EAREIAAYFAlXmZZoACgkQXcRKerLZ91n3xAD/TkB/Qsw9dQzmFNO17XYAa69i dlmukfj3FgdPz1OSm4QA/iLSdfcTLtjWFHDQtYyI92zzXvwL0QitH8Hhdx1irQo2 =7q/Z -END PGP SIGNATURE-

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

2015-09-01 Thread wraeth
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 On 02/09/15 14:24, the...@sys-concept.com wrote: > On 09/01/2015 08:57 PM, wraeth wrote: >> On 02/09/15 12:23, Fernando Rodriguez wrote: >> >>> He was told what the problem was on his first post about >>> lib

Re: [gentoo-user] Advantages or disadvantages of use package.use as directory

2015-08-30 Thread wraeth
example is an exact atom (=) and wildcards (see portage(5) man page). -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

[gentoo-user] about updating gcc wiki pages

2015-08-27 Thread wraeth
but at the bottom of each wiki page there is a timestamp: This page was last modified on 11 August 2015, at 20:29. While I don't take this as a verification of correctness, I usually do consider it an indication of not-completely-wrongness. - -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 -BEGIN

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

2015-08-24 Thread wraeth
through conflicts like this is also an educational experience in itself, making it easier for the next time. - -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2 iF4EAREIAAYFAlXbJLQACgkQXcRKerLZ91keqgD+JX2qXS8/Db/Y5oR8DDA2TsUQ VmNTY7qyU1iWBzzwZm8A

Re: [gentoo-user] Epic list of total FAIL.

2015-08-20 Thread wraeth
that is failing would go a fair way to giving us the information we need (and have asked for) to be able to help you. - -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2 iF4EAREIAAYFAlXWfM0ACgkQXcRKerLZ91k95wD/U7JAoA8RcjlJZfhEVTaHZZ/a wUdEi3bSFFQfaNVcZW4A

Re: [gentoo-user] Epic list of total FAIL.

2015-08-20 Thread wraeth
of the default Gentoo repository. CFLAGS=-O3 -march=native -pipe CXXFLAGS=-O3 -march=native -pipe C{XX}FLAGS=-O3 is known to cause some issues [1]. If you've done an - --emptytree rebuild with -O3 then this could be the cause of the segfaults. wraeth wrote: More information about your environment

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

2015-08-19 Thread wraeth
On 19/08/15 15:26, Fernando Rodriguez wrote: PS: There's a post by wraeth on this thread, is anybody having problems opening it? kmail crashes everytime I try. Does this (unsigned) message cause kmail to crash? -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au GnuPG Key: B2D9F759

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

2015-08-19 Thread wraeth
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 On 19/08/15 16:31, Fernando Rodriguez wrote: On Wednesday, August 19, 2015 2:25:20 AM Fernando Rodriguez wrote: On Wednesday, August 19, 2015 4:03:59 PM wraeth wrote: On 19/08/15 15:26, Fernando Rodriguez wrote: PS: There's a post by wraeth

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

2015-08-19 Thread wraeth
On 19/08/15 16:18, J. Roeleveld wrote: On Wednesday, August 19, 2015 12:53:38 AM Dale wrote: Fernando Rodriguez wrote: PS: There's a post by wraeth on this thread, is anybody having problems opening it? kmail crashes everytime I try. It opens fine here. It's short and has a GnuPG v2

Re: [OT] testing emails - Re: [gentoo-user] Re: !!!!

2015-08-19 Thread wraeth
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 On 19/08/15 16:47, J. Roeleveld wrote: On Wednesday, August 19, 2015 04:25:11 PM wraeth wrote: The only other distinct thing I can see about my message in this thread is that mine had a URL in the body (excluding email addresses above quotes

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

2015-08-18 Thread wraeth
when all other hope is lost, there's also http://packages.gentooexperimental.org/packages/ I haven't seen anything that says exactly what packages this provides, but I would assume @system. - -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2

Re: [gentoo-user] Diagnosing file corruption

2015-08-05 Thread wraeth
yet: have you performed an fsck on the partition? You could try booting to a livecd environment and running fsck -fc /dev/sdXY (adjusting for your device schema accordingly) on your apparently failing partition(s) to see if there is a filesystem corruption... - -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au

Re: [gentoo-user] upgrade to perl 5.22.0 yields perl double free or corruption

2015-08-04 Thread wraeth
head to test your faith! [] Shit happens sometimes All of the above? :D - -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2 iF4EAREIAAYFAlXAoFAACgkQXcRKerLZ91n4cQD/XU9pC37zefUJymeNmT3LpatO J55Xgl4ra6GM50uFA+kA/37jTKy4UpBxIVn6wyQB4RBoCRW4+7U

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

2015-08-02 Thread wraeth
-chromium - -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2 iF4EAREIAAYFAlW94PoACgkQXcRKerLZ91kQlQD8D/sc80xpbnU4gVXXLl/S1AMO NPZQS+2wz09mNc9dMY0A/RlxHiherhG56m7sTcACQXS9nF0hvhmwejJznmm08rjV =C1OP -END PGP SIGNATURE-

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

2015-07-25 Thread wraeth
Foundation aren't limitless, this would also be alleviated to some extent with an increase in users - more users, more donations, and more potential attention from other entities, etc. That's my two cents, anyway. -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au GnuPG Key: B2D9F759

Re: [gentoo-user] Catastrophic bug in the firefox 'ProfileManager' function

2015-07-22 Thread wraeth
` which allows for using the kdb file. There is one issue I've logged upstream with this utility where it's attempting and failing to copy the password to clipboard, but I don't know the scope of this issue yet. -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 pgpYxAFysFafU.pgp Description: PGP

Re: [gentoo-user] Catastrophic bug in the firefox 'ProfileManager' function

2015-07-21 Thread wraeth
of but, judging from the name may also be related, is: app-admin/keepass -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: [gentoo-user] Catastrophic bug in the firefox 'ProfileManager' function

2015-07-21 Thread wraeth
of a catastrophic event to make me loose my passwords. That being said, not everyone wants or otherwise needs something like ownCloud, so you could also do it through scp and cron, etc. -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: [gentoo-user] Catastrophic bug in the firefox 'ProfileManager' function

2015-07-21 Thread wraeth
On Tue, Jul 21, 2015 at 11:41:03AM +0100, Neil Bothwick wrote: On Tue, 21 Jul 2015 20:27:32 +1000, wraeth wrote: Something like KeePass. It has Linux, Windows and Android clients and because the file is encrypted locally, you can store it in a cloud service, although I now use

Re: [gentoo-user] How can I check for haveing an ethernet device

2015-07-19 Thread wraeth
there... How can I do that with at least impact at possible ? You could try looking in /sys/class/net and seeing what devices are listed there. Obvious alternatives would be grepping the output of ifconfig or lspci, also. -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 pgpDvMDBqrV3Y.pgp

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: grub-2 update

2015-07-17 Thread wraeth
On Fri, Jul 17, 2015 at 08:36:51AM +0100, Neil Bothwick wrote: could try it on. But it's a headless MythTV backend in the loft, so there will be fun and games if it doesn't boot. Wouldn't it be more accurate to say there will be _no_ fun and games if it doesn't boot? -- wraeth wra

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: grub-2 update

2015-07-17 Thread wraeth
On Fri, Jul 17, 2015 at 10:40:16AM +0100, Neil Bothwick wrote: On Fri, 17 Jul 2015 18:45:59 +1000, wraeth wrote: could try it on. But it's a headless MythTV backend in the loft, so there will be fun and games if it doesn't boot. Wouldn't it be more accurate to say

Re: [gentoo-user] xen: How to enable a non-existant USE flag? (xen doesn't work)

2015-07-15 Thread wraeth
On Wed, Jul 15, 2015 at 12:33:26PM +0100, Neil Bothwick wrote: ebuilds are only shell scripts, not magic spells. Such blasphemy! -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: [gentoo-user] [~amd64] Does the EGL useflag break mesa-progs-8.2.0?

2015-07-15 Thread wraeth
=native -O2 -pipe -fomit-frame-pointer -c eglut_x11.c -o libeglut_x11_la-eglut_x11.o /dev/null 21 make: Leaving directory '/var/tmp/portage/x11-apps/mesa-progs-8.2.0/work/mesa-demos-8.2.0/src/egl/eglut' * ERROR: x11-apps/mesa-progs-8.2.0::gentoo failed (compile phase): * emake failed -- wraeth wra

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: Emerge not updating the Installed database

2015-07-14 Thread wraeth
:) Someone will surely ask what version of portage you're using, so I may as well ask it first. Can you also check whether the correct package version is listed in /var/db/pkg/media-tv (and, if the old version was removed, that the old version is _not_ listed in there)? -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: php (error?)

2015-07-12 Thread wraeth
in the /usr/portage/distfiles/php* archive. This is something that will need to be fixed ultimately upstream, but for which a workaround could be put in-place in the ebuild to rename configure.in before calling autotools. -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 pgpA4i6oO8nAe.pgp

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: Anyone else having a problem with bash?

2015-07-10 Thread wraeth
On Thu, Jul 09, 2015 at 03:37:12PM +0300, Nikos Chantziaras wrote: On 09/07/15 15:24, wraeth wrote: On Thu, Jul 09, 2015 at 03:19:19PM +0300, Nikos Chantziaras wrote: On 09/07/15 14:48, Neil Bothwick wrote: On Thu, 09 Jul 2015 13:38:43 +0200, Stephan Müller wrote: As a wild guess

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: Anyone else having a problem with bash?

2015-07-09 Thread wraeth
On Thu, Jul 09, 2015 at 03:37:12PM +0300, Nikos Chantziaras wrote: On 09/07/15 15:24, wraeth wrote: On Thu, Jul 09, 2015 at 03:19:19PM +0300, Nikos Chantziaras wrote: On 09/07/15 14:48, Neil Bothwick wrote: On Thu, 09 Jul 2015 13:38:43 +0200, Stephan Müller wrote: As a wild guess

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: Anyone else having a problem with bash?

2015-07-09 Thread wraeth
--with-bdeps=y @world [...] Nothing to merge; quitting. That USE flag doesn't do anything. Use the command `emerge -uav --changed-use app-shells/bash` - you need to identify that it's a changed use flag, otherwise it ignores because there are no new versions. -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: Anyone else having a problem with bash?

2015-07-09 Thread wraeth
for things like 'cw' to change a word or '~' to change the case of a character. That being said, it's all a matter of preference, and you should use whatever feels most comfortable for you. -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au GnuPG Key: B2D9F759

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: unix philosophy question for old farts: the original purpose for /tmp ?

2014-12-16 Thread wraeth
. :-) - -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2 iF4EAREIAAYFAlSQr1YACgkQXcRKerLZ91kh2AD9HrxjihW5NqY673Af+GRCq6Bj kKsyiBUMJAVTkz96fJoA/2P6y3U5drh5Yma5uFRfK+l1YOdrsKj5LPVHBIa7Egpx =HmpB -END PGP SIGNATURE-

Re: [gentoo-user] virus/malware scanner for linux

2014-12-01 Thread wraeth
for you rather quicker than any mailing list could; but off the top of my head: ClamAV (which is in the portage tree under app-antivirus/) is a pretty common one; plus I think there are linux versions of both AVG and Avast. There are probably others that Google can help you find. - -- wraeth wra

Re: [gentoo-user] World update and changed PYTHON_TARGETS

2014-11-26 Thread wraeth
item. For reference, the change was reverted as per [1], though there's been no further significant followup from that that I'm aware of. [1]: http://article.gmane.org/gmane.linux.gentoo.devel/93899 - -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: cups-filters failing to build

2014-11-24 Thread wraeth
of emerge, portage and ebuild, plus at the Gentoo Devmanual and couldn't find anything; however I'm reasonably certain that in the context of an ebuild, a use flag defined as +flag means that it is defaulted to enabled by the ebuild. - -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 -BEGIN PGP

Re: [gentoo-user]ask for installation help!

2014-11-21 Thread wraeth
specifically, so Paul's note on setting GRUB_PLATFORMS should be used too. Cheers; -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: Inconsistency in portage automake package versioning

2014-11-17 Thread wraeth
method. With regard to eix-sync updating layman overlays, you need to: echo * /etc/eix-sync.conf to enable it. [1]: http://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/Eix Cheers. - -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2

Re: [gentoo-user] question about binhost's

2014-11-17 Thread wraeth
directory). There's nothing overly special about it, though, so if you feel the need you can just `rm` files (though eclean is better). -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: [gentoo-user] kexec

2014-11-16 Thread wraeth
. -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: [gentoo-user] difficulties with lvm2+systemd+grub2

2014-11-15 Thread wraeth
continue to drop to recovery - I've found the dracut recovery console to be a little temperamental with things like that... [1]: http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/How_to_debug_Dracut_problems Cheers; -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au GnuPG Key: B2D9F759 signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: [gentoo-user] difficulties with lvm2+systemd+grub2

2014-11-11 Thread wraeth
, 'kernel' for the kernel binary and modules, 'initramfs' for just the initramfs image, etc. This command should generate an initramfs with the required components for systemd, udev and lvm. Hopefully some of this will help clear things up a little. Cheers. -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au GnuPG Key

Re: [gentoo-user] using python 2.7

2014-11-05 Thread wraeth
prefer deselecting then depcleaning. Just my two small monetary amounts :) -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-user] another headless device-question: In search of the LAN

2014-09-30 Thread wraeth
/networkmanager (replacing the dhcpcd service but still making use of the dhcpcd (or, if preferred, dhclient) utility). - -- wraeth Key: 0xB2D9F759 -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2 iF4EAREIAAYFAlQqg4cACgkQXcRKerLZ91lR1QD/QRzj0cc8To2BVRQQr6uFny2a maQkQwy14zwmqV0qFecA

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: another headless device-question: In search of the LAN

2014-09-30 Thread wraeth
() to set the clock as soon as the interface comes up, whether you call ntp-client or chrony to do this. FWIW, there's a dispatcher script you can use (at least with NM) that calls chrony and sets it to online mode. - -- wraeth Key: 0xB2D9F759 -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: another headless device-question: In search of the LAN

2014-09-30 Thread wraeth
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 On 30/09/14 22:39, wraeth wrote: FWIW, there's a dispatcher script you can use (at least with NM) that calls chrony and sets it to online mode. Sorry, to clarify: when NetworkManager comes online, it can execute scripts placed in /etc

Re: [gentoo-user] oracle-jdk-bin 1.8.0.20 ebuild

2014-09-02 Thread wraeth
://devmanual.gentoo.org/eclass-reference/index.html [1] http://devmanual.gentoo.org/eclass-reference/versionator.eclass/index.html [2] https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/Overlay/Local_overlay [3] http://dev.gentoo.org/~zmedico/portage/doc/man/ebuild.1.html -- wraeth signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed

Re: [gentoo-user] making bootable USB

2014-09-01 Thread wraeth
`fdisk -l /path/to/image.iso` does return a partition list (of one NTFS/Hidden partition) for me, using a standard unmodified minimal iso. It's certainly worth noting, but in this case, OP is using a minimal image (install-amd64-minimal-20140828.iso). -- wraeth signature.asc Description

Re: [gentoo-user] making bootable USB

2014-09-01 Thread wraeth
a ~250MB image on a 1MB stick simply isn't going to work. Can you show the exact command(s) and any errors that are presented when you are doing this (feel free to redact any sensitive information that may be present)? -- wraeth signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part.

Re: [gentoo-user] making bootable USB

2014-09-01 Thread wraeth
doesn't support UEFI as yet (whereas I think sysrescd does). -- wraeth signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part.

Re: [gentoo-user] making bootable USB

2014-08-31 Thread wraeth
, maybe you can give us more details. There's actually instructions for non-Gentoo installation media: https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/Installation_alternatives Specifically, there can be some issues with setting up the shell environment from some environments. -- wraeth signature.asc Description

Re: [gentoo-user] making bootable USB

2014-08-31 Thread wraeth
with LiveDVD but not liveCD. What path are you using for the USB drive? Are you specifying a partition (which you shouldn't)? As a working example: dd if=/home/wraeth/iso/install-amd64-minimal-20140529.iso of=/dev/sdc bs=4M sync -- wraeth signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message

Re: [gentoo-user] bash script question

2014-08-18 Thread wraeth
} /dev/null n=$[n+1] done if [[ $n == 4 ]]; then do_something fi -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-user] why you've chosen your desktop environment? (no war !)

2014-08-18 Thread wraeth
effort, is the IT equivalent of don't eat the cookies while I'm gone :P Hope this doesn't muddy things up too much! -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-user] why you've chosen your desktop environment? (no war !)

2014-08-18 Thread wraeth
On Mon, 2014-08-18 at 20:17 +1000, wraeth wrote: (which, admittedly, has it's own issues, but hasn't eaten my mail yet). Addendum: Possibly in a fit of irony, sending my last mail decided to stall evolution's back-end (the mail sent but the compose window was locked at sending and the connection

Re: [gentoo-user] why you've chosen your desktop environment? (no war !)

2014-08-18 Thread wraeth
On Mon, 2014-08-18 at 20:17 +1000, wraeth wrote: meant either a (non-free though nicely functional) plugin for Thunderbird ([0] for those interested) I also just realized I failed to include the link I mentioned... tonight is not my night... [0] https://exquilla.zendesk.com/home -- wraeth wra

Re: [gentoo-user] bash script question

2014-08-18 Thread wraeth
On Mon, 2014-08-18 at 12:29 +0100, Stroller wrote: On Mon, 18 August 2014, at 10:42 am, wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au wrote: I propose addressing this with an array of the filenames. Thus additional files can be added for testing, without manual adjustment of the expected total. +1 I

Re: [gentoo-user] unclear (to me) errors from portage

2014-08-08 Thread wraeth
-1uDNav --with-bdeps=y @world media-video/selection` Note the addition of the '-1' or --oneshot option - you should always use this when specifying libraries to emerge. -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-user] Python and man problems

2014-08-04 Thread wraeth
On Mon, 2014-08-04 at 19:00 +0100, Stroller wrote: most is the best manpager I've found found - the default syntax highlighting is perfect for man pages. Thanks for the tip! I hadn't come across `most`, and now since you pointed to it I've set it as my global MANPAGER. Cheers ;) -- wraeth

Re: [gentoo-user] USE flags handling

2014-08-03 Thread wraeth
pretty certain that the composer options allow you to disable rich-text for messages (or, conversely, enable plain-text-only). it's there somewhere, just dig ;) -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au

Re: [gentoo-user] Compiling for different CPU but same architecture

2014-08-01 Thread wraeth
] too, by none other than rich0 (one of our esteemed devs) - it's worth a read (particularly when you try using it without DEVPTS_MULTIPLE_INSTANCES set - that was fun!). [1] http://rich0gentoo.wordpress.com/2014/07/14/quick-systemd-nspawn-guide/ -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au signature.asc

Re: [gentoo-user] Compiling for different CPU but same architecture

2014-08-01 Thread wraeth
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Re: [gentoo-user] Compiling for different CPU but same architecture

2014-08-01 Thread wraeth
On Fri, 2014-08-01 at 13:55 +0530, Nilesh Govindrajan wrote: I wouldn't have taken interest in that one if I didn't have systemd. I'm using GNOME3 on both my desktop and the laptop, so systemd is a must. Yes, well, I thought it prudent just to make sure ;) -- wraeth wra...@wraeth.id.au

Re: [gentoo-user] About the time sync with Windows and Gentoo

2014-07-08 Thread wraeth
expect that the system time is set to local rather than UTC. See http://superuser.com/a/621218 That being said, I haven't tried it myself, nor have I heard any direct reports of issues, but it is something to be aware of. - -wraeth -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2 Comment: Using

Re: [gentoo-user] /usr/src/.config

2014-07-01 Thread wraeth
Extreme4 GPU:ATI Radeon HD6570 [*BINARY DRIVER*] ETH:Realtek RTL8168 WIFI: Atheros AR9287 Init: systemd Hope this helps. - -wraeth -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2 Comment: Using GnuPG with Thunderbird - http://www.enigmail.net/ iF4EAREIAAYFAlOzac4ACgkQXcRKerLZ91kNiwD

Re: [gentoo-user] /usr/src/.config

2014-07-01 Thread wraeth
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 On 02/07/14 12:09, wraeth wrote: CPU:AMD FX6300 MB: AsRock 970 Extreme4 GPU:ATI Radeon HD6570 [*BINARY DRIVER*] ETH:Realtek RTL8168 WIFI: Atheros AR9287 Init: systemd Sorry, should have included the fact that this system uses

Re: [gentoo-user] Dependency conflict. openjpeg ffmpeg

2014-06-15 Thread wraeth
man portage(5)). Please, feel free to correct me if i'm wrong. - -wraeth -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.22 (GNU/Linux) Comment: Using GnuPG with Thunderbird - http://www.enigmail.net/ iF4EAREIAAYFAlOdP+wACgkQXcRKerLZ91mPygD/QNgEvnYIwnenijsM1ekj/2Hj MvvHHojrdWHg4JudKAMA

Re: [gentoo-user] Dependency conflict. openjpeg ffmpeg

2014-06-15 Thread wraeth
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 On 15/06/14 16:40, wraeth wrote: Please, feel free to correct me if i'm wrong. Looks like I *was* wrong - i was testing with something that seemingly wasn't being overridden. Actually testing with PORTAGE_TMPDIR (something more global to portage

Re: [gentoo-user] What happened to qemu-kvm?

2014-06-13 Thread wraeth
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 On 13/06/14 19:13, Stefan G. Weichinger wrote: There was a thread here a few days ago. For reference: http://comments.gmane.org/gmane.linux.gentoo.user/275153 - -wraeth -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.22 (GNU/Linux) Comment

Re: [gentoo-user] udev/systemd-blocker

2014-06-03 Thread wraeth
]. For more information on what's happening, see the Systemd upower thread currently being discussed in this mailing list. - -wraeth -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.22 (GNU/Linux) Comment: Using GnuPG with Thunderbird - http://www.enigmail.net

Re: [gentoo-user] udev/systemd-blocker

2014-06-03 Thread wraeth
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 On 06/04/2014 12:21 PM, wraeth wrote: If you prefer, you could install systemd (note that having it installed doesn't necessarily mean you use systemd as your init system) - see [1]. May help if I include my reference links... :| [1] - https

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: howto get systemd to use localtime (I think)

2014-05-26 Thread wraeth
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 On 27/05/14 15:37, cov...@ccs.covici.com wrote: Jonathan Callen jcal...@gentoo.org wrote: OK, thanks, I have no /etc/adjtime at all, and I have two files, /etc/localtime (not a link) and /etc/timezone. Should I delete the later and change

Re: [gentoo-user] Only 4 of 8 GB usable

2014-05-21 Thread wraeth
medium and seeing if your full memory is registering there. If it is, then it's not a hardware malfunction; if it doesn't, then either you've got bad hardware or a configuration issue in your BIOS. cheers wraeth -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.22 (GNU/Linux) Comment: Using GnuPG

Re: [gentoo-user] Only 4 of 8 GB usable

2014-05-21 Thread wraeth
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 On 22/05/14 09:20, wraeth wrote: Just a quick suggestion to help rule it out: try booting a LiveCD or other one-size-fits-most medium and seeing if your full memory is registering there. If it is, then it's not a hardware malfunction

Re: [gentoo-user] grub2 boots only older kernel

2014-05-19 Thread wraeth
are the cause of your issue. stumped needing a nudge, *nudge* Cheers; wraeth -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.22 (GNU/Linux) Comment: Using GnuPG with Thunderbird - http://www.enigmail.net/ iF4EAREIAAYFAlN6mJYACgkQXcRKerLZ91lH+wD8CmQ2TzCvd9kcHf3LbW6cLt9S nvWraneMUG06R9Cs2xgA

Re: [gentoo-user] problems getting systemd to work

2014-05-14 Thread wraeth
it to /dev/root. Once that's done, you then `exit` the shell to allow the boot process to continue. [1] http://is.gd/bmzmNu Cheers. - -wraeth -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.22 (GNU/Linux) Comment: Using GnuPG with Thunderbird - http://www.enigmail.net/ iF4EAREIAAYFAlNz

Re: [gentoo-user] x11-terms/terminal - not found

2014-04-13 Thread wraeth
AND update eix's cache at the same time by using the wrapper command `eix-sync` instead of `emerge --sync`. Instead, you can try: ``eix -cC x11-terms`` to list all atoms within that category ('-C' = search within category, '-c' = single-line listing) HTH Cheers; wraeth -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE

[gentoo-user] Local Mail with Procmail and Thunderbird (or similar)

2014-03-27 Thread wraeth
will understand; or how I can configure Thunderbird to be a little bit more maildir compliant? Failing that, what mail clients others would suggest (preferably GUI - I have mutt installed, but hiding my mail in a console would end up with a lot of messages going unnoticed)? Cheers; - -- wraeth

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: DRM kernel issues

2014-03-27 Thread wraeth
. - -- wraeth GnuPG Fingerprint: D1FF 129E 77EF FD1F CEA4 F384 1989 6A1D E411 864C -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.22 (GNU/Linux) Comment: Using GnuPG with Thunderbird - http://www.enigmail.net/ iF4EAREIAAYFAlM0zgAACgkQGYlqHeQRhkwqewD8Dm1OEy0CmazxYRRjwqYrWava kYbDYFreOr7JiuFLgkMA

Re: [gentoo-user] DRM kernel issues

2014-03-25 Thread wraeth
the warning you're being presented with is just a warning and is safe to ignore, given that you know you need to be running a kernel that does not have DRM built-in. Cheers; wraeth -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.22 (GNU/Linux) Comment: Using GnuPG with Thunderbird - http

Re: [gentoo-user] Overlays - a question of principle

2014-03-24 Thread wraeth
this helps. Cheers; - -- wraeth GnuPG Fingerprint: D1FF 129E 77EF FD1F CEA4 F384 1989 6A1D E411 864C -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.22 (GNU/Linux) Comment: Using GnuPG with Thunderbird - http://www.enigmail.net/ iF4EAREIAAYFAlMwFA4ACgkQGYlqHeQRhkwpEwD/T3J+c6Vojy3+2iGHtpxAMgir

Re: [gentoo-user] No motherboard beep since kernel upgrade

2014-03-23 Thread wraeth
as normal... - -- wraeth GnuPG Fingerprint: D1FF 129E 77EF FD1F CEA4 F384 1989 6A1D E411 864C -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.22 (GNU/Linux) Comment: Using GnuPG with Thunderbird - http://www.enigmail.net/ iF4EAREIAAYFAlMutw0ACgkQGYlqHeQRhkxZXAEAgixyVzu9mzKcF6EVDBgz+kVx luOrYG

Re: [gentoo-user] Security

2014-03-21 Thread wraeth
in a kde environment on a custom hardened/kde profile that I kludged together (this is Gentoo, after all)! Ultimately, it's up to you what you feel is appropriate for what you expected usage and risk level is. For reference: https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/Project:Hardened Cheers; - -- wraeth -BEGIN

Re: [gentoo-user] Re: flickering thunderbird and firefox

2014-03-05 Thread wraeth
It's Edit Preferences Advanced General Config editor. You can also enter about:config into the address bar. This also works for about:cache, about:plugins and about:mozilla. There may be others, but there you go. :) signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part

Re: [gentoo-user] Peeve - finding kernel config options

2014-02-26 Thread wraeth
Neil Bothwick wrote: I hate when you have to enable something else for the one you are looking for to show up. Pro-tip: In menuconfig you can press z to show all available kernel options regardless of their dependency state. This means that items that are hidden because of unmet dependencies

Re: [gentoo-user] tmpfs for portage: how much?

2014-01-26 Thread wraeth
notmpfs.conf dev-qt/qt3support notmpfs.conf = EOF = HTH wraeth -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.22 (GNU/Linux) iF4EAREIAAYFAlLlsy0ACgkQGYlqHeQRhkzwoQD/ZQojKvP1Mz6z8yI/NBCw7zd+ 6kCLI99ZViuc1MrHbS0A/RUA+rQrRcOt7Yi57huH8Y4BnmDDWqtssjdkeS4PflbB

[gentoo-user] udev Remap Extra Keys on Razer Anansi Keyboard

2014-01-12 Thread wraeth
, and would appreciate any advice or links. [1] http://norgelinux.blogspot.com.au/2012/02/razer-anasi-on-arch-linux.html [2] https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Map_scancodes_to_keycodes Cheers, wraeth -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.22 (GNU/Linux

Re: [gentoo-user] recent trouble with wicd and systemd (non-global ctrl_ifname)

2013-12-14 Thread wraeth
with it infrequently for work :) - -- wraeth -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.22 (GNU/Linux) iF4EAREIAAYFAlKsGoEACgkQGYlqHeQRhkwLOAD/Uv5a4nYt33QrrKwMGm4qFyE+ 9CwGIDkoQMykvn1FlwIA/R4Q9KIlJ+QOpy5tBshN+1hhpDIZ4pvO5Oh48+t4sI/C =gYt+ -END PGP SIGNATURE-

Re: [gentoo-user] [gnome3 stable] Not as bad as I expected

2013-12-14 Thread wraeth
if it works :) - -- wraeth -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.22 (GNU/Linux) iF4EAREIAAYFAlKsHNkACgkQGYlqHeQRhkyWyAD/c3+6+9nBp91dqs+2dSbfIBQI jb87kVZQDn6jwYhwDPEA/iBMVOa1sn4ZK4V/HBWYTKM7LyDpsTdCoXZQF5v/LO/t =ILCN -END PGP SIGNATURE-

Re: [gentoo-user] recent trouble with wicd and systemd (non-global ctrl_ifname)

2013-12-12 Thread wraeth
files. Default unit location is /usr/lib/systemd/system (or you could try locate wicd.service and the parameter you're looking for is ExecStart. - -- wraeth -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.22 (GNU/Linux) iF4EAREIAAYFAlKqQX4ACgkQGYlqHeQRhkxoQQD+LRA3QJms/qBejtGeiFmiSceu Md0wF

Re: [gentoo-user] Managing multiple systems with identical hardware

2013-12-12 Thread wraeth
to --usepkg or --usepkgonly with a cron job, leaving the actual updating of applications on the slave systems to portage. - -- wraeth -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v2.0.22 (GNU/Linux) iF4EAREIAAYFAlKqVh0ACgkQGYlqHeQRhkyaLgD9EkPdV4YjdSikEo2wj0DdPWLj vaXpfs9H2HUI5bIhLVkA+gMZcz9o+s