Re: G-I integration
On Mon, May 22, 2006 at 12:39:09AM +0200, Frans Pop wrote:
> Unfortunately I will not be able to start the integration of the graphical
> installer for powerpc before the network shuts down here at Debconf.
> I will probably be able to do it in two weeks time.
> If someone else wants to give it a try in the mean time, feel free to do
> so. But be aware that the way i386 and amd64 were integrated is different
> from the way it was done in my people tree.
> The main difference is that we now make better use of the existing
> hierarchical structure of both the config and pkg-lists directories and
> thus are able to better inherit existing values from higher levels.
I think I got this right in my commit (r37612); I set TYPE=netboot/gtk
for the powerpc gtk-miniiso build, and created a new TYPE=netboot64/gtk
for the powerpc64 gtk-miniiso build. It builds and boots at least, so I
can't have got it too badly wrong. :-)
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]