[arch-general] final final testing images
foutrelis at gmail.com
Sun May 16 13:34:43 EDT 2010
> Okay guys,
> props to Thomas for finding out the problem with the initialization of
> wireless cards.
> I built new images, dated 2010.05.16 (aka "final final images" ;)) in
> which this should be fixed, and which also come with updated core
> packages, most notably kernel26-126.96.36.199-1
> thanks to everyone who tested the 2010.05.13 (or earlier) images.
> i received confirmation for 4 images with which a boot+installation went fine.
> for netinstall-dual.iso I only reiceved confirmation that it boots fine
> (but that's enough, given the other tested images).
> However i got no feedback for the core-x86_64 image.
> So right now, these two things are needed:
> * confirmation that archlinux-2010.05.16-core-x86_64.iso boots fine.
> * confirmation that wireless cards are properly initialised now.
> cheers, and stay tuned for a release soonish :)
I did an offline installation with archlinux-2010.05.16-core-x86_64.iso
in VirtualBox and it went flawlessly. I also used dm_crypt for the root
partition and experienced no issues with that either. :)
The new Grub theme used in the installation media is looking very sharp
too. I love it. :)
Awesome work Dieter!
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