Re: Request for updated info on d-i for the Release Notes
* Javier Fernandez-Sanguino <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2010-10-15 09:40]:
> Browsing the Debian Installer Goals for Squeeze in the wiki  I
> can get a feeling of some of the most relevant changes
The announcement of d-i releases contains most of the information
you're looking for:
upcoming beta: http://wiki.debian.org/DebianInstaller/ReleaseAnnounce
> Some of these we can find by comparing the d-i manual from Lenny to
> Squeeze. For example, alpha or arm are no longer a supported arches in
alpha got dropped as a release architecture for arm.
arm has been dropped since it has been obsoleted by the armel port. I
believe the release note contains a paragraph about this change
already. At least I recall submitting a patch about this.
> , and support for some flavors/platforms/subarchitectures (mainly
> in mips and arm?) has changed too.
For armel, you can mention the following:
Support for Marvell's Kirkwood platform was added. In particular, the
following devices are supported:
- QNAP TS-110, TS-119, TS-210, TS-219, TS-219P and TS-419P
- Marvell SheevaPlug and GuruPlug
- Marvell OpenRD-Base, OpenRD-Client and OpenRD-Ultimate