[arch-releng] Reviving archiso releases?

Gerardo Exequiel Pozzi vmlinuz386 at yahoo.com.ar
Mon Jul 30 19:35:07 EDT 2012

On 07/30/2012 06:52 PM, Gerardo Exequiel Pozzi wrote:
> On 07/30/2012 07:19 AM, Pierre Schmitz wrote:
>> Am 28.07.2012 03:26, schrieb Gerardo Exequiel Pozzi:
>>> On 07/27/2012 09:49 PM, Pierre Schmitz wrote:
>>>> Hi,
>>>> as I plan a new iso for next week, I was wondering if we should create
>>>> tags for archiso so I can create an actual package to be put into the
>>>> repos. This would simplify the building process and reduces some
>>>> possible issues from e.g. an inconsistent archiso install. (e.g. if 
>>>> you
>>>> just run make install old files wont get removed from the root-image
>>>> directory. Imho the more we can automate and standardize here the
>>>> better.
>>>> I guess the easiest way would be to use a versioning scheme like in
>>>> arch-install scripts (every tag increments the version by one) or a 
>>>> date
>>>> based one (e.g. 20120728). We could just tag a new release a few days
>>>> before the new iso gets created and update the package.
>>>> So, what do you think about this?
>>>> Greetings,
>>>> Pierre
>>> Oh yes, I want to do this since long time :)
>> So, as I'd like to create a new iso this week it would be good to have
>> archiso packaged before. Did you push the recent changes into a
>> non-public repo somewhere? I could also push patches directly to
>> projects.archlinux.org (after they are discussed) to make your life
>> easier.
>> Greetings,
>> Pierre
> Nope, I want some feedback from Thomas ;) Please push them to your git 
> repo like with previous patches. Thanks :)
OK here [#1] is done, all your patches with some minor modifications + 
gen [core] removed.


Gerardo Exequiel Pozzi
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