[arch-releng] aif options

Dieter Plaetinck dieter at plaetinck.be
Fri Mar 2 08:36:45 EST 2012

On Fri, 02 Mar 2012 14:22:10 +0100
Charles <ce at vejnar.org> wrote:

> Hi,
> I was trying to use the latest archiso 2012.02.29_04-00-01 and I am 
> confused about the options of aif.
> I tried to start an installation with:
> aif -p automatic -c my_profile -d -l
> But it replied:
> ERROR: $5 is set to PROCEDURE ? We don't use $5, maybe you still need to 
> update your code to the new api (all debug categories in $4)
> Apparently I should do "export DEBUG=1" before starting aif. But I still 
> have to use the "-l" option to log to a file, which is not very 
> consistent. However, the "-d" option still exists in the code of aif.sh.
> Should I use "-l" and "export DEBUG=1", is it the expected way to do it? 
> Could you make that more consistent (option or export)?
> Thanks
> Charles

IIRC this has to do with an api update of libui-sh which now expects different args for libui_init (or whatever that function was called).
normally if you have both the latest aif and libui-sh this shouldn't be an issue, as i think i updated them at the same time.

More information about the arch-releng mailing list