I run Gentoo on my desktop. It lives on a separate drive, and I use it from time to time whenever I have Linux-related work to do. Recently, though, the install has been feeling its age and certain things have required extensive changes to the base system (specifically new versions of device-mapper).
This post is a warning to anyone wishing to switch to baselayout-2:
MAKE SURE YOUR SYSTEM IS UPDATED BEFORE MIGRATING! Read more…