Gentoo Archives: gentoo-releng

From: Eric Thibodeau <kyron@××××××××.com>
To: gentoo-releng@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-releng] status of releng project
Date: Sun, 08 Aug 2010 13:05:14
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-releng] status of releng project by Andrew Gaffney

	Is the dracut patch integrated into genkernel yet ;)


On 2010-08-08, at 12:06 AM, Andrew Gaffney wrote:

> Rumors of my retirement are greatly exagerated (well, not that much). I did retire, but I took it back, and now I'm just as active was I was previously! > > Due to the mostly automated nature of releng these days, there's not much need for this mailing list or the IRC channel to be "chatty". > > On 08/07/2010 04:15 PM, William Hubbs wrote: >> All, >> >> I have noticed that this list and the gentoo-releng irc channel >> have been dead for a very long time, and I remember seeing a post a >> while back in which agaffney announced his retirement. Also there are >> multiple bugs open on livecd-tools, and there has been no attempt to fix >> them. >> >> I offered to join the team a while back, but was told there was no time >> to train me. >> >> So, I am concerned about the releng project. What is it's status? Do >> we have anyone who is in the project any longer? >> >> What about the maintenance of their tools? I see from the live ebuilds >> that they are maintained on git repositories that are not part of >> gentoo's infrastructure, and, in the case of livecd-tools, there have >> been no changes since December of last year. >> >> Can someone respond to gentoo-releng and let us know the status of the >> project? >> >> Thanks much, >> >> William >> > > -- > Andrew Gaffney > Gentoo Linux Developer Catalyst/Genkernel + Release Engineering Lead >