> Default locations for repositories, distfiles, and binpkgs
> There was a brief discussion about the color of /var/db vs /var/lib,
> and if /var/cache is suitable for binary packages.
> - Vote: Default locations for the Gentoo repository, distfiles, and
> binary packages will be, respectively:
> Accepted with 6 yes votes and 1 no vote.
> - Vote: Change the name of the Gentoo repository snapshot (currently
> portage-YYYYMMDD) to gentoo-YYYYMMDD.
> Accepted unanimously.
On Mon, Aug 6, 2018 at 11:35 AM Zac Medico <email@example.com> wrote:
> On 08/06/2018 12:30 AM, Brian Dolbec wrote:
> > All these changes as well as the catlayst changes need to be
> > co-ordinated so that snapshots and portage and stages don't precede the
> > docs changes.
> I suppose all of the docs changes can be made in advance, with mention
> of both old a new locations. These commands can be used to check the
> local configuration:
> portageq get_repo_path / gentoo
> portageq distdir
> portageq pkgdir
I'm willing to take on any catalyst changes too .. whoever first identifies an issue, feel free to open a bug and assign to me, blocking this bug. TIA
[Commenting here, because there doesn't seem to be a separate bug for it.]
Many pages in the wiki have been updated, including the Handbook:
Council is waiting for the portage-* snapshots to be renamed gentoo-*.
Update from 2021-01-10 council@ meeting:
Whissi@ will follow up (possibly this week).