Re: Slink CDs available
Will you be making CD images of the other architectures to be carried in
slink as well, so those can be tested?
On Wed, Feb 03, 1999 at 02:59:11AM -0500, Johnie Ingram wrote:
> With the Bug count under 20 now, I figure it's time for some final
> testing of Slink.
> For CD beta testers I've put the 2 i386 binary and 2 source images up
> on a server in Michigan (US), accessible via ftp, http, and rsync:
> -rw-r--r-- 588021760 1999/02/02 20:17:16 slink1.raw
> -rw-r--r-- 546574336 1999/02/02 20:20:57 slink2.raw
> -rw-r--r-- 632743936 1999/02/02 20:25:00 slink3.raw
> -rw-r--r-- 590200832 1999/02/02 20:29:00 slink4.raw
> total size is 2357541044
> Just the first 2 are necessary to test the install, and if you're
> lucky you can get by with 1. :-) They're completely unofficial, but
> made with Steve McIntyre's slink-cd deb, and so should approximate
> what the final CDs will look like.
> If you're just testing the 2.1 upgrade, and not the CDs themselves,
> all you need is the APT deb in /debian/dists/slink/main/upgrade-i386
> on any mirror. Put this in /etc/apt/sources.list:
> deb http://http.us.debian.org/debian frozen main contrib non-free
> deb http://non-us.debian.org/debian-non-US stable non-US
> And then run "apt-get update" and "apt-get dist-upgrade".
> The links for these images are on my site, http://netgod.net/ --
> instructions on burning them are at http://cdimage.debian.org/ and in
> cdrecord docs. Please let me know what problems remain, or if you
> prefer pre-burned CDR.
> BTW the vote for the next Debian Project Leader is almost over (17
> hours to go) and I'll post the pic of the winner. :-) The nominees
> are BenC, dark, Knghtbrd, and wichert.
> See you on IRC.
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