[arch-releng] final testing images

jwbirdsong jwbirdsong at jwbirdsong.homelinux.com
Sun May 16 04:05:30 CEST 2010

On 05/13/2010 08:54 AM, Dieter Plaetinck wrote:
> new images are done.
> version: 2010.05.13
> these are the images I want to rename to an official 2010.05 release
> after testing.
> http://build.archlinux.org/isos/Changelog
> http://build.archlinux.org/isos/
> how should they be tested?
> for every file, that is:
> archlinux-2010.05.13-core-dual.iso
> archlinux-2010.05.13-core-i686.iso
> archlinux-2010.05.13-core-x86_64.iso
> archlinux-2010.05.13-netinstall-dual.iso
> archlinux-2010.05.13-netinstall-i686.iso
> archlinux-2010.05.13-netinstall-x86_64.iso
> I want to get a report from someone that an installation went fine.
> what kind of install doesn't really matter. manual, automatic, autoprepare, net/core whatever. this has been tested enough before, so any kind of install with each single image.
> On top of that, I want:
> A) confirmation for virtio_pci and virtio_blk on the install ISO's
> initramfs  http://bugs.archlinux.org/task/19401?project=6
> B) at least one installation performed from a usb stick, using any of the above images.
> So if you test: send a reply mentioning which file you tested, and optionally if you can confirm A/B
> thanks for you help,
> Dieter


Both boot fine from usb.  Later installed both with KVM.

Boot with drive if=virtio,media=cdrom seems to be fine now.

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