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From: Mohammed Hagag <mohamedhagag1981@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-installer@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-installer] The new overhauled Gentoo Linux Installer needs testing
Date: Sun, 18 Feb 2007 09:35:06
In Reply to: [gentoo-installer] The new overhauled Gentoo Linux Installer needs testing by Preston Cody
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 > tar xvfj gli-current.tar.bz2 > cd gli-overhaul/src/fe/dialog > ./ > > for testing the gtkfe just replace the last two lines with cd > gli-overhaul/src/fe/gtk and ./ > 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 > -- > gentoo-installer@g.o mailing list > >
-- Mohamed M. Hagag محمد محمود حجاج éí¢ˆ§²Ö¥•êàz{h¢Šà™¨¥Šx%