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As I threatened earlier, baselayout-1.12.0 has been released. Over a year in the making we've fixed a tremendous amount of bugs and added quite a few new features. Hopefully it will go straight to stable with a minimum of fuss :)A big thanks to all the reporters, patch creators for helping out and...

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A lot of people have been asking of late when baselayout-1.12 will go stable. Well, I've decided that enough is enough and I'll be making a 1.12.0 tarball as soon as I get feedback about a unionfs bug. 8) Baring any show stopping bugs that package will be requested to be made stable after the usual...

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So I'm a Gentoo Developer. That means I devote a lot of my time to fixing your bugs, giving you new features/toys and occasionally breaking your system ;)This does not give you a God Given Right to insult my code, tell me just how wrong I am and then demand that I make changes to fit their vision. T...

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When I first played around with Gentoo, I found this nifty application called "coldplug" which claimed it would load modules for my hardware and start them. "Awesome" said I as prior Linux distro's I had used never had something like this. So I added it to my boot level and watched ...... it do noth...

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