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Gentoo Infrastructure
Description The Gentoo Infrastructure project provides and develops services for the Gentoo developer and user community, ensuring availability, security, and functionality.
Project email
IRC channel #gentoo-infra (webchat)
Bugs Related bugs
Last elected: 2019-05-02
(and inherited member(s))
Parent Project Gentoo
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The Gentoo Infrastructure project is comprised of several smaller projects that, as a whole, provide the resources, services and technology necessary to support the Gentoo Linux project. The project is responsible for the security, availability and integrity of the data stored on the Gentoo Linux servers.

The Gentoo Infrastructure team is made up of a group of people with a variety of backgrounds, from traditional system and network administration, to deep security expertise. These members work together to ensure all necessary resources are available to keep the Gentoo Linux project running and available.

Users and developers are asked to refer to the Infrastructure status overview before reporting issues or asking about services.


  • Infrastructure guidelines — provides general guidance to infra members is to take actions that avoid impropriety (actual, implied, or perceived).

User-oriented documentation


Services for Gentoo developers

Instructions for infrastructure developers



  • Incident reports — This page lists incident reports published by the Gentoo Infrastructure team after serious events affecting users and developers alike.