Now that the latest bugfixes have received a positive response it's time to share them with a wider audience, i.e. with you: layman 1.3.1 out now. Thanks go to Dmitry Karasik and Jimmy Jazz.
layman-1.3.1 is a bugfix release: Adding/deleting/syncing overlays did not work in all cases.
- Fix handling of CVS overlays (bug #301689)
- Fix handling of non-existing overlays (bug #301612)
- Now delete empty overlay directories
(bug #301612) ..
- on deletion of a non-existing overlay and
- after failed addition of an overlay.
How to upgrade
=app-portage/layman-1.3.1if you're on stable
sudo emerge -av =app-portage/layman-1.3.1