yet another gentoo overlay

This project is maintained by internethering


My personal overlay with some ebuilds from different scope of applications. I pay attention on keeping all ebuilds up to date and good harmony to the portage tree. If you have problems, please file an issue or contact me per e-mail: richard@internethering.de


by layman

you can use my overlay with layman: layman -a hering-overlay. How to use layman? Read the user guide ;)


create file /etc/portage/repos.conf/hering-overlay.conf:

location = /usr/local/portage/hering-overlay
sync-type = git
sync-uri = git://github.com/internethering/hering-overlay.git

after an emerge --sync you can use my overlay

avaiable ebuilds


gnome-extra/nemo-audio-tab: View audio tag information from the file manager's properties tab
gnome-extra/nemo-emblems: Change your folder and file emblems
gnome-extra/nemo-fileroller: File Roller integration for Nemo
gnome-extra/nemo-gtkhash: nemo extension for computing checksums and more using gtkhash
gnome-extra/nemo-image-converter: nemo extension to mass resize or rotate images
gnome-extra/nemo-preview: nemo-preview is a quick previewer for nemo
gnome-extra/nemo-python: Python binding for Nemo components
gnome-extra/nemo-repairer: Nemo extension for filename encoding repair
gnome-extra/nemo-seahorse: seahorse plugins and utilities for encryption
gnome-extra/nemo-share: Nemo extension to share folder using Samba
gnome-extra/nemo-terminal: Nemo extension to enable an embedded terminal

some usefull stuff for server

app-admin/jailkit: Allows you to easily put programs and users in a chrooted environment
app-backup/AutoMySQLBackup: Create Daily, Weekly and Monthly backups of MySQL databases.
app-backup/storebackup: free, super efficient backup software
sys-apps/gentoo-systemd-units: some usefull units for systemd on gentoo based systems
www-servers/selenium-server-standalone: Selenium Serer Standalone
dev-php/PEAR-Console_Table: Class that makes it easy to build console style tables
dev-php/pecl-mailparse: A PHP extension for parsing and working with RFC822 and RFC2045 (MIME) compliant messages
www-apache/mod_qos: A QOS module for the apache webserver
www-apache/mod_security: Web application firewall and Intrusion Detection System for Apache
www-apache/modsecurity-crs: Core Rule Set for ModSecurity
net-im/prosody-modules: unofficial modules for prosody

kernel & realtime stuff

sys-process/rtirq: Change the realtime scheduling policy and priority of relevant system driver IRQ handlers
sys-power/phc-intel: Processor Hardware Control for Intel CPUs
media-sound/hdj_mod: GPL Linux MIDI drivers for Hercules DJ midi controller devices

music stuff

app-emulation/wineasio: ASIO driver for WINE
media-libs/asio-sdk: Steinberg ASIO SDK 2.3 - win32
media-sound/jack-audio-connection-kit: Jackdmp jack implemention for multi-processor machine


games-util/urtconnector: Advanced UrbanTerror launcher program
net-print/brother-dcp9020cdw-bin: Brother printer driver for DCP-9020CDW & DCP-9022CDW
sci-visualization/circos: Circular layout visualization of genomic and other data