Re: Preparing d-i Stretch Alpha 4
On Sun, Oct 25, 2015 at 02:43:48PM +0100, Cyril Brulebois wrote:
>Steve McIntyre <email@example.com> (2015-10-25):
>> On Sun, Oct 25, 2015 at 12:25:25PM +0100, Cyril Brulebois wrote:
>> >Hi Steve,
>> >Cyril Brulebois <firstname.lastname@example.org> (2015-10-24):
>> >> Steve, feel free to start building images after the 1352Z dinstall and
>> >> associated mirror pulse which should propagate this new d-i version.
>> >It looks like the build finished. Any chance you could sign stuff and
>> >put it into place if it looks good to you? Just trying to figure out
>> >whether we're announcing the release today or tomorrow. I'd welcome
>> >“release announce” style description of the CD-side changes if you have
>> >some extra minutes to kill. ;) (I'll be working on the rest in the
>> Just doing some testing now.
>Perfect, thanks. I'll get back to this in a few hours.
Initial testing doesn't look good - 2 tests on DVD#1 trying to install
Gnome, neither starts the desktop. Trying to get logs out now....
Gnome-session has crapped out:
Oct 25 15:00:11 debian gnome-session: (gnome-shell:546): mutter-ERROR **: could not find drm kms device
Oct 25 15:00:11 debian kernel: traps: gnome-shell trap int3 ip:7f231075788b sp:7ffc85f4ef20 error:0
Oct 25 15:00:11 debian gnome-session: WARNING: Application 'gnome-shell-wayland.desktop' killed by signal 5
Oct 25 15:00:11 debian gnome-session: gnome-session: WARNING: Application 'gnome-shell-wayland.desktop' killed by signal 5
Oct 25 15:00:11 debian /usr/lib/gdm3/gdm-wayland-session: Activating service name='ca.desrt.dconf'
Oct 25 15:00:11 debian gnome-session: Unrecoverable failure in required component gnome-shell-wayland.desktop
Oct 25 15:00:11 debian gdm-launch-environment]: pam_unix(gdm-launch-environment:session): session closed for user Debian-gdm
Oct 25 15:00:11 debian gdm3: GdmDisplay: display lasted 1.066216 seconds
Oct 25 15:00:11 debian gdm3: Child process 504 was already dead.
Oct 25 15:00:11 debian gdm3: Unable to kill session worker process
I'm about to try other desktops.
>Given we're basically only trimming the CD set, I suppose most changes
>needed on the documentation side should appear in installation-guide?
>(I suppose it might talk a bit about CD sets, alternative desktops etc.)
Yeah, that will need some updates (not happened yet). I'll take a look
shortly, but don't wait for that to block this release.
>There are also per-directory headers on cdimage, but those were touched
>by one of the commits in debian-cd IIRC.
>The website will still point to the existing CD directories, but the
>contents will be way lighter. No broken links as far as I can imagine?
>Does anybody see something that might be missing on this topic?
Steve McIntyre, Cambridge, UK. email@example.com
Is there anybody out there?