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On Wed, 07 Jan 2004 01:07:01 -0500
John Davis <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Additionally, if you want livecds for your arch, *please mail Daniel and
> CC the list your kernel .configs and bootloader info ASAP.* There is no
> guarantee that you will get a livecd if you do not do so - you have been
The dependency on needing genkernel for livecd generation is really
hindering and not even needed on sparc or sparc64. Otherwise I could have
had you kernel configs ages ago.
Additionally, making boot loader dependencies modular so that the arch
folks could write them would probably speed things up a lot as we don't
have to bring you up to speed on it.
We don't have time to make a GRP set for sparc as it will take way too
long to build to make this time frame (stage generation takes 3 days or so
on a fast box). This can probably be fixed for 2004.1 as we can setup a
cross compile env semi-easily on sparc64, but I don't have the time for
I thought the release date was semi-flexible, so why this ultimatum?
Gentoo/Sparc Team Co-Lead