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I assume by stable you mean that applicants can not be using a system
that uses ~amd64 packages, right? (Just want a little clarification)
On 7/12/05, Simon Stelling <email@example.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> Currently, it is nearly impossible to have a pure stable system with
> Gentoo/AMD64. I think everybody who has ACCEPT_KEYWORDS=amd64 in his
> make.conf also has a rather large list of packages in
> /etc/portage/packages.keywords. To adress this issue, we need either a
> massive improvement in amount of menpower or a list of packages we can
> to focus on. If you run a stable system and you're interested in helping
> us from a long-term point of view, you could get in contact with hparker
> (firstname.lastname@example.org), our Arch Testers Lead. If you don't know what Arch
> Testers aka ATs are, you probably want to read this doc  first.
> However, if you don't want to become an AT, but still want to contribute
> something to the development, please email me the content of your
> /etc/portage/package.keywords to email@example.com. The data will only be
> used to create a list of packages which are considered more important
> than others. It will *not* be used for any other type of statistics, the
> whole procedure will be totally anonymous.
> Thanks in advance!
>  http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/base/amd64/tests/index.xml?part=1&chap=1
> Simon Stelling
> Gentoo/AMD64 Operational Co-Lead
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