the DENormGen 1.4 is now available to gentoo users using the sunrise-overlay. as adding ebuilds to the main portage tree is often a nearly impossible act to do a new project had been send into the field providing an overlay of ebuilds not in the main portage tree. see the Project Sunrise page to inform yourself about sunrise overlay. for those impatient you can do the following steps to quickly get to your denormgen emerge. grab a console and copy paste the code below to get it starting.
1) enable emerging of layman. this is masked so we need to unmask first.
2) emerge layman
3) add the overlay to your system
4) add the sunrise overlay
5) emerge denormgen
echo "app-portage/layman ~x86" >> /etc/portage/package.keywords emerge -va layman echo "source /usr/portage/local/layman/make.conf" >> /etc/make.conf layman -f -a sunrise emerge -av denormgen
that's it, you are now proud owner of the first, real normal map generator for linux systems. have fun. :D . post your comments and suggestions please in this topic.