Re: Preparing d-i Stretch Alpha 4
On Sun, Oct 25, 2015 at 10:39:00PM +0100, Cyril Brulebois wrote:
>Steve McIntyre <firstname.lastname@example.org> (2015-10-25):
>> On Sun, Oct 25, 2015 at 05:58:28PM +0000, Steve McIntyre wrote:
>> >XFCE and KDE both seem to work fine. \o/
>> As does Gnome on real hardware. Sigh at YA place where Gnome looks to
>> be failing in VM installations. :-(
>That (especially given Ben's follow-up) doesn't worry me too much, I'll
>add it to errata.
>> Testing has also confirmed:
>> * the fix for the stupid systemd /etc/mtab sym-link issue works fine
>> * xfs on / is a no-go with Grub
>OK, errata plus reference to a bug report it is.
Sorry, should correct that: xfs on /boot, not /. (OK, so a lot of our
recipes do that...)
In terms of CD/image changes, how about?
* Full CD sets removed, as announced earlier.
* Almost all alternative options for CD#1 now removed, given since
Jessie d-i gives en easy choice of desktop selection during task
selection. Only Xfce CD#1 remains as a single-CD desktop system.
>> Otherwise, I think we look good. Do you want me to sign and publish?
>A totally broken gnome would have gotten me a bit worried and I would
>have had to think about it a bit more. Given the end results, I think
>going ahead and signing/publishing looks good to me, please go ahead.
>And many thanks for your work.
And thanks for yours! :-)
Steve McIntyre, Cambridge, UK. email@example.com
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