[request-sponsor] request sponsor

2009-03-02 Thread Alan Coopersmith
___ request-sponsor mailing list request-sponsor at opensolaris.org -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

[request-sponsor] Change of sponsor/requestor for 1122699

2009-03-16 Thread Alan Coopersmith
. -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

[request-sponsor] Community contributions putback to nv_107 X build

2009-01-22 Thread Alan Coopersmith
a very small portion of the changes Martin has contributed to the FOX Project repos, it's just the portion which was needed for the changes for this putback. I expect to sponsor more of Martin's changes for putbacks to the Nevada gate in the future.) -Alan Coopersmith

[request-sponsor] Community contributions putback to nv_107 X build

2009-01-22 Thread Alan Coopersmith
Mark Martin wrote: On Thu, Jan 22, 2009 at 8:30 PM, Alan Coopersmith Alan.Coopersmith at sun.com wrote: The X build for Nevada build 107 includes this putback, which includes among many other changes, two contributions made by non-Sun-employed community members to the project while

[request-sponsor] enhancement to bug submission

2009-02-03 Thread Alan Coopersmith
for fixing this. -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

[request-sponsor] Want to fix CR 5031620, need sponsor

2008-05-20 Thread Alan Coopersmith
to not just ignore patches submitted to us), another is a simple /etc/services entry for Xvnc that I thought the Xen team would do in exchange for me integrating Xvnc for them, but they couldn't find the time to struggle through ON process either apparently.) -- -Alan Coopersmith

[request-sponsor] 1224122 windex not created by install/upgrade

2008-05-26 Thread Alan Coopersmith
will be run, or anything that calls system(3C), now that /sbin/sh is a link to ksh93? -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

[request-sponsor] Documentation technical review

2008-03-24 Thread Alan Coopersmith
in the GenUnix wiki, but never finished: http://www.genunix.org/wiki/index.php/Solaris_Nevada_Consolidations -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

[request-sponsor] Request Sponsor Bug : 6638873 :usermod -m could optimize the move

2008-02-12 Thread Alan Coopersmith
name is on the same filesystem, see the rename(2) man page. -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

[request-sponsor] Bug ID:6486984

2008-02-13 Thread Alan Coopersmith
. -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

[request-sponsor] Bug ID:6562527

2008-02-14 Thread Alan Coopersmith
lint is part of Sun Studio, not OpenSolaris, so that bug was not updated when it was moved from the triage queue to the Sun Studio bug categories, so you can't see that it was fixed last May already. -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc

[request-sponsor] Bug 6489614 and 6489619

2007-02-09 Thread Alan Coopersmith
to file another, it opens a new description note and leaves the one from the previous bug there, but unless you look carefully, you won't see that until after you file the bug and see it has two descriptions. -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun

[request-sponsor] close 6487387

2007-04-06 Thread Alan Coopersmith
instead of my sponsor doing the putback I did it. So you're your own sponsor? -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

[request-sponsor] request for sponsor to add synaptics support

2006-10-20 Thread Alan Coopersmith
be extended to support synaptics touchpad. (Casper previously did this in Xorg's mouse driver, but doing it in a kernel VUID module would be a better fit to the virtual mouse model as well as making it equally available to Xsun Xorg.) -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith

[request-sponsor] Re: [osol-discuss] 1 new request-sponsor putback: 39 total

2006-03-02 Thread Alan Coopersmith
a technical problem with database export that will be eventually fixed? How would it determine which bugs those fields can be exported for? We can't do it for all bugs, since some contain source which cannot be disclosed publically. -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith

[request-sponsor] Re: [osol-discuss] Contributing Code

2006-03-07 Thread Alan Coopersmith
. -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

[request-sponsor] Re: [osol-discuss] Contributing Code

2006-03-17 Thread Alan Coopersmith
and your fix gets stalled, it shouldn't be on the list of high-priority bugs holding the release.) -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

[request-sponsor] Putback for sponsored contribution 6739565 completed

2008-10-01 Thread Alan Coopersmith
project gate that we'll be working through integrating in the future. -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering Original Message Subject: Code Manager notification (putback-to) Date: Wed, 01 Oct 2008

[request-sponsor] Bug 6341292 cleanup of hsfs warning messages required

2008-10-02 Thread Alan Coopersmith
on bugs.opensolaris.org. You and I can see the submitter's e-mail address internally, but I can also see that address belonged to a Sun employee who is no longer at Sun. -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System

[request-sponsor] Improved readability of oss_bite_size list

2008-06-20 Thread Alan Coopersmith
Alan Coopersmith wrote: I was able to easily re-sort the table by priority by using Firefox with the handy TableTools plugin that was recently recommended to me. And I would do a much better job of recommending it to you if I included the link to it: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US

[request-sponsor] vaibhav nair wants to chat

2008-01-04 Thread Alan Coopersmith
vaibhav nair wrote: vaibhav nair wants to stay in better touch using some of Google's coolest new products. Please stop sending these to the request-sponsor mailing list. This list goes to many people, who do not need 3 copies of this. -- -Alan Coopersmith

[request-sponsor] Bug 6309693

2008-01-05 Thread Alan Coopersmith
professor may have done that as well to win his school that prize. -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

[request-sponsor] Bug 4955675Suggest to remove the Search the Web menu item

2008-01-05 Thread Alan Coopersmith
that since Mozilla was removed from OpenSolaris when Firefox was added.The bug itself is wrong to begin with since using Google for search is a good thing, not a bad one. I'll go close the bug in the bug db so no one else makes that mistake. -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith

[request-sponsor] Bug 6309693

2008-01-07 Thread Alan Coopersmith
Frank Hofmann wrote: On Sat, 5 Jan 2008, Alan Coopersmith wrote: Pete Bentley wrote: Judging from the number of similar postings, I'm guessing that some professor at the Amrita School of Engineering has set Find and fix a Solaris bug as a piece of coursework for an undergraduate course

[request-sponsor] Bug : 6508640

2008-01-07 Thread Alan Coopersmith
was not marked as fixed since it was filed in the wrong category, and thus not known to the team who made the change - it's now been updated to correctly reflect this. -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

[request-sponsor] Need a new sponsor for 6416837: /usr/ucb/ls needs /bin/ls enhancements

2008-08-05 Thread Alan Coopersmith
Ebru Williams wrote: Need to add bug /usr/ucb/ls needs /bin/ls enhancements to the request sponsor list as the sponsor is not working this any longer. I will pick up this one and the related 1122699 from the same requestor. -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith

[request-sponsor] Sponsoring 6739565: Update xterm to version 236 fix OpenSolaris build

2008-08-20 Thread Alan Coopersmith
of submitting the Sun Contributor Agreement, so I don't have his SCA number yet, but will get that before putback. -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

[request-sponsor] defect 3093 pam security issue in very specific environment

2008-08-26 Thread Alan Coopersmith
, and doesn't have a good fit for those who want to just toss a patch at the existing committers for them to test/review/integrate.) -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

[request-sponsor] Requesting sponsor for CR #6451262 (RFE:

2007-09-01 Thread Alan Coopersmith
depend on sleep) OS/Net depends on things in other consolidations already - there's no trick to that. The package dependencies would need to be updated, but that's not hard. -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System

[request-sponsor] Requesting sponsor for CR #6397024 exrecover SEGV's when faced with more than 50 preserved files

2007-09-25 Thread Alan Coopersmith
-- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

[request-sponsor] [tools-compilers] Bug ID 6515400 and gccfss?

2007-10-30 Thread Alan Coopersmith
/etc. -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

[request-sponsor] JDS: Problem with gdm and xdmcp not working in current builds

2007-11-07 Thread Alan Coopersmith
-- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

[request-sponsor] I'd like to fix 6540472 : Selecting 'Redmond' Theme crashes gnome

2007-05-17 Thread Alan Coopersmith
I'd also suggest asking on desktop-discuss (whcih I've cc'ed) since the JDS process is a bit different from ON and other consolidations. -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering Isaac Rozenfeld wrote: Hello

[request-sponsor] Request sponsor for openSolaris project smartmontools

2007-12-06 Thread Alan Coopersmith
to TeamWare workspaces, etc.) Since you have a Sun.COM e-mail address, you don't need a sponsor from this process. What sponsorship are you looking for? -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

[request-sponsor] Could someone please provide hints for bugids: 4432948 , 4829659 , 5075505

2007-12-20 Thread Alan Coopersmith
list if they want them published, or the bugs need to be transferred to a cat/subcat that is open. -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

[request-sponsor] 6422494 - VIM should be in WOS and installed as /usr/bin/vim

2006-05-24 Thread Alan Coopersmith
). -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

[request-sponsor] disable console bell in the kernel

2006-06-30 Thread Alan Coopersmith
) You'ld need to add new ones to make a keyboard bell disabling command. (When X is running xset b 0 disables the bell, but there's nothing similar for the console when not running X.) -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window

[request-sponsor] 6366097:hidparser shouldn't use signed chars when computing max packet size

2005-12-22 Thread Alan Coopersmith
request-sponsor at opensolaris.org -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

[request-sponsor] Reminder: Requesting sponsor for 5007466 PSARC/2004/480

2009-09-18 Thread Alan Coopersmith
Joerg Schilling wrote: For a complete implementation of 2004/480, we would need to have it in ON in case that ON should be self contained. ON is not self contained now, and is becoming less so over time, so that is not a requirement. -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith

[request-sponsor] How do I respond to an RFE

2009-10-05 Thread Alan Coopersmith
like to discuss the last comment added to that bug, you'll have to mail the comment's author, Gary Winiger, who I've cc'ed so you can see his e-mail address, since our internal bug system censors all e-mail addresses from bug mails sent to external users. -Alan Coopersmith

[request-sponsor] CR 6890550

2009-10-13 Thread Alan Coopersmith
. I've cc'ed the responsible engineer, Saurabh, on this e-mail, so you can communicate further on this issue. -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering Masayuki Murayama wrote: I'm sorry if it is not a right mailing

[request-sponsor] Removed myself as sponsor of 6416837 (/usr/ucb/ls needs /bin/ls enhancements)

2010-02-11 Thread Alan Coopersmith
the OpenSolaris constitution and elections ready to go soon, and I know just how much fun that can be.) -- -Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at sun.com Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

[request-sponsor] Removed myself as sponsor of 6416837 (/usr/ucb/ls needs /bin/ls enhancements)

2010-02-12 Thread Alan Coopersmith
Bonnie Corwin wrote: Alan Coopersmith wrote: Neither I nor the requester have had time to work on this in quite a while, and as I'm not going to have more time soon, have removed myself as the sponsor. I asked Peter last month if he was still interested in having this work sponsored