Gentoo Logo
Gentoo Spaceship




Note: Due to technical difficulties, the Archives are currently not up to date. GMANE provides an alternative service for most mailing lists.
c.f. bug 424647
List Archive: gentoo-releng
Navigation:
Lists: gentoo-releng: < Prev By Thread Next > < Prev By Date Next >
Headers:
To: gentoo-releng@g.o
From: John Davis <zhen@g.o>
Subject: Release Info (long and thorough)
Date: Tue, 10 Feb 2004 01:23:22 -0500
Hi all:
Okay, here goes some more information.

For LiveCDs, the layout will go as follows:
Currently, catalyst built LiveCDs have:
/isolinux
/rr-moved
/x86-isogen.sh
/zisofs (depends on the loopback you use)

rr-moved and x86-isogen.sh are going to go. I will start hacking on 
catalyst to see if I can clean that up a bit. What we have to add now is 
  a README in the liveCD /, and the appropriate docs dirs, so the liveCD 
will now look like this:

/README
/docs/{release-notes/{html/txt},handbook/{html,txt}}
/isolinux
/rr-moved
/snapshots
/stages
/x86-isogen.sh
/zisofs (depends on the loopback you use)

Remember to get your release notes prepared and posted on the web. 
Release notes are posted to the web under the releng project:

<http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/releng/release/2004.0/arch/relnotes.xml>

Bug me for commit access.

Next, I need some information on what arch is doing what. From what I 
know, these arches are doing to following for 2004.0:

x86: stages, LiveCD, snapshot, GRP
ppc: stages, LiveCD, snapshot, GRP
sparc: stages, LiveCD, snapshot GRP
MIPS: stages, snapshot
hardened: stages, snapshot, GRP

If I am wrong in anything above, please mail me ASAP so I can get swift 
the documentation that he needs.

Next, I am going to paste directly from swift so that we can get this 
all answered:

- What options are available when the new LiveCD boots? kernel and
   parameters.
- Will keymap selection be integrated in the boot-process and if so, how?
- Is LVM2 and EVMS supported ?
- What kernel sources will be available on the 2-CD LiveCD set?
- What architectures does genkernel support currently?

Other than that, please just keep me abreast of what is going on.

Cheers,
//John

--
gentoo-releng@g.o mailing list

Replies:
Re: Release Info (long and thorough)
-- Brad House
Navigation:
Lists: gentoo-releng: < Prev By Thread Next > < Prev By Date Next >
Previous by thread:
Re: snapshot info[Message Scanned]
Next by thread:
Re: Release Info (long and thorough)
Previous by date:
Re: snapshot info[Message Scanned]
Next by date:
Re: Release Info (long and thorough)


Updated Jun 17, 2009

Summary: Archive of the gentoo-releng mailing list.

Donate to support our development efforts.

Copyright 2001-2013 Gentoo Foundation, Inc. Questions, Comments? Contact us.