Gentoo Archives: gentoo-amd64

From: Jared Lindsay <cinder.sub@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-amd64@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-amd64] The AMD64 stable-profile team needs your help
Date: Tue, 12 Jul 2005 18:56:47
In Reply to: [gentoo-amd64] The AMD64 stable-profile team needs your help by Simon Stelling
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 <blubb@g.o> 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 > (hparker@g.o), our Arch Testers Lead. If you don't know what Arch > Testers aka ATs are, you probably want to read this doc [1] 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 blubb@g.o. 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! > > [1] > > -- > Simon Stelling > Gentoo/AMD64 Operational Co-Lead > blubb@g.o > -- > gentoo-amd64@g.o mailing list > >
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Re: [gentoo-amd64] The AMD64 stable-profile team needs your help Simon Stelling <blubb@g.o>