[oi-dev] Move to category directories and pending component updates

Aurélien Larcher aurelien.larcher at gmail.com
Sun Jun 3 15:30:19 UTC 2018

a while ago the decision was made to reorganize the components by category
in oi-userland as the number of items in 'components' directory made it
difficult to skim through the repo.

The layout is described at:


Some weeks ago I scripted the move + some cosmetic modifications:


but 50 components still need to be processed: usually it means that these
components have not been touched in a while and need some love (update,
security patches, conversion to 64-bit).
Therefore instead of a blind mass move, a move-on-update would be better...

Would you be interested in starting to contribute to oi-userland, this is
one of the possible tracks.

You can choose one component in the list, cherry-pick the corresponding
commit from my branch, make it yours and update/patch the component if

Kind regards,


Praise the Caffeine embeddings
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