Re: Weekly-build multi-arch DVD useful?
On Mon, Nov 01, 2010 at 11:19:25AM -0400, wrote:
> On Sat, Oct 30, 2010 at 03:27:50PM +0200, J.A. Bezemer wrote:
> > Next week, Debian will have a booth at a smallish technical FOSS
> > conference (http://www.t-dose.org/). I'll try to burn some DVDs to hand
> > out. But I'd prefer to burn some "squeeze preview" rather than the lenny
> > stuff we already handed out last year.
> > So the question is: is the current weekly-build multi-arch DVD
> > (i386-amd64-source, 25 Oct version) anything good to hand out at the
> > booth? Did anyone ever try if it installs properly on i386 and amd64?
> > Would you recommend it to show off Debian to nit-picking
> > technically-oriented people?
> > Opinions/comments very welcomed!
> I tried the multiarch iso a couple of times in the last 2 weeks and it
> only works on powerpc. i386 and amd64 are missing all the kernel module
> udeb's and the installer is hence completely useless for those.
> The single architecture iso's for netinst were fine however.
> I just checked the Oct 29 multiarch netinst image and it is still broken.
> No one ever acknowleged my email reporting the problem to the debian-boot
> list so I have no idea if anyone knows or cares unfortunately.
Nevermind. The Beta1 DVD i386/amd64 multiarch is fine. It is the
netinst i386/amd64/powerpc multiarch CD image that is broken.