Re: 3 days until end of test period
On Tue, Mar 15, 2005 at 05:36:31PM +0100, Holger Levsen wrote:
> sorry for not speaking up earlier. I was busy with RL and hoped that someone
> else might test ppc.
> On Tuesday 15 March 2005 04:00, Joey Hess wrote:
> > Just a reminder that we have (less than) three days until the end of the
> > test period of the pre-rc3 images. Thanks to everyone who has tested and
> > helped fill out the release-checklist. I do see a few holes yet to be
> > filled in, notably we lack any results for powerpc, mips, mipsel and m68k.
> I can test powerpc (oldworld (lowmen), and pegasos2 if needed, but no
> newworld) tomorrow.
> I guess
> won't work because of the miboot problem.
> And AFAIK http://people.debian.org/~luther/d-i/images/2005-03-05/ only
> contains sid but no rc3 builds ?!
> So I'll have to checkout rc3 (*) and build rc3-floppies myself ?
> *: with "svn co svn://svn.d-i.alioth.debian.org/svn/d-i/tags/d-i/rc3
> debian-installer" ?
> > Other than details like a release announcement I think that's all that
> > remains for rc3! :-)
> There will be some small changes needed to the port-status page regarding
> powerpc. (And s/rc/rc3/ as well :)
> And Sven (*) should put some rc3 miboot-images on people.debian.org/~luther/
Ok, will do. Does it make sense to do daily sarge builds or something such too
? Ideally we should upload miboot d-i images to non-free or even contrib.