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From: "Mohammed Hagag" <mohamedhagag1981@...>
Subject: Re: The new overhauled Gentoo Linux Installer needs testing
Date: Sun, 18 Feb 2007 11:34:33 +0200
i think i'll translate it to arabic as soon as i get the language files ;) .

On 2/18/07, Preston Cody <codeman@g.o> wrote:
> Calling all testers!
> I have previously discussed the overhaul that GLI has undergone to
> make the installer more interactive.  As some of you know, a release
> is approaching, and the overhaul is just now becoming stable again.
> gli-dialog is functional again and much improved to the version
> released in 2006.1.  However, this was a major rewrite of a lot of
> code and i'm quite certain that tons of bugs exist in the frontend
> alone.  I personally don't have enough time before the release to go
> through and find them all.  If you have vmware or other equivalent
> emulator installed and don't mind pawing through trying to break
> gli-dialog, here are the instructions for getting the overhaul
> snapshot:
>
> boot the 2006.1 livecd (2007.0 test cds will be avail soon for
> testing, but not yet).
> open a terminal (in Applications >> Accessories).
> sudo su -
> cat /opt/installer/misc/getgli
> copy the wget line except change the ending.  it should read
> wget http://dev.gentoo.org/~agaffney/gli/snapshots/gli-current.tar.bz2
> tar xvfj gli-current.tar.bz2
> cd gli-overhaul/src/fe/dialog
> ./gli-dialog.py
>
> for testing the gtkfe just replace the last two lines with cd
> gli-overhaul/src/fe/gtk and ./gtkfe.py
> please try to go through gli-dialog as thoroughly as you can (advanced
> mode shows many screens otherwise hidden).
>
> I will try to make the language files for gli-dialog soon so that
> there is a chance of having internationalization this release.  Any
> offers to translate?
>
> Thanks in advance to all testers,
> -Codeman
> --
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>
>


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