[arch-releng] Iso tests

Dieter Plaetinck dieter at plaetinck.be
Thu Mar 10 17:14:32 EST 2011

On Thu, 10 Mar 2011 16:03:55 -0600
Dan McGee <dpmcgee at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Thu, Mar 10, 2011 at 3:59 PM, Dieter Plaetinck <dieter at plaetinck.be> wrote:
> > on
> > -> list of iso's is empty (since it's required, you cannot currently add new entries). as we discussed, there should we a way (probably commandline based, so we can put it in a crontab) to add iso entries to the table based on the directories @ http://releng.archlinux.org/isos/
> > I first thought we could shellscript this, but since django nicely abstracts the database, we should do it with a pyhon commandline program instead.
> Django admin- there is no need to waste time on something that has a
> built-in web interface that takes 3 seconds to add a new ISO name.

okay, you want to spend those 3 seconds every 2/3 days to manually add a new iso name?
Be my guest.  I surely don't.
(remember we're talking about iso's that are being automatically generated every 2/3 days, sometimes daily)


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