Re: New DVD images and status of the weekly builds
On Wed, Sep 08, 2004 at 07:34:00PM +0200, Santiago Garcia Mantinan wrote:
> We have produced new images and made them available (after fixing yesterday
> the problem with the powerpc builds). These images should again fit in all
> DVDs at least if we didn't break other things, they are the first images
> built with JTE that we publish, and even though we tested the JTE images
> internally for the last weeks, there could be errors when downloading or
> within the images, if so, please report them to the list and we'll try to
> address them asap.
> Does this mean that we are ready for building weekly images again?
> Nope, not yet, we still have size problems, we just have bypassed them for
> now to build these images, if you want to help with the size problems, have
> a look at my yesterday's mail with subject:
> ISO sizes problem (searching for a solution)
> It is much easier for us to generate DVD isos of a good size (and even in
> that we have not been much successfull) without solving this problem with the
> sizes, than to do it with CD isos, that's why we have produced new DVD
> images and not CDs yet, maybe we start generating new CDs and DVDs again in
> a weekly basis soon, but I wouldn't know when yet, for now, if you want a
> recent build please try out the new DVD images and let us know if they work
Well given the new image is about 90M smaller and the problem seemed to
be a matter of 2 or 3M, yeah it seems to work fine. Will try booting it
later, although I doubt there will be any problems with that part of it.