On Tue, 2008-03-25 at 06:16 +0530, Rahul Sundaram wrote:
Igor Pires Soares wrote:
> Em Seg, 2008-03-24 às 20:59 +0100, Valent Turkovic escreveu:
>> I made Croatian spin of Fedora Live CD.
>> Please check it out. I build an iso file and tested it in VirtualBox
>> and it works great.
> By the way, does anybody know if there is a guideline about the creation
> of spins?
> I would like to make something special for events in Brazil, but some
> people in the development list are radical against some changes.
> For instance, I would like change the following things in the original
> Live CD spin:
> * Change the package selection
> * Set nautilus default navigation to browser mode
> * Maybe put a different wallpaper related to the event, with the Fedora
> * Fix the liveinst icon in the desktop
1) would be valid usually
2) Probably not
3) Should be ok
4) Must be fixed in livecd-creator itself. File a bug report.
A spins policy is being drafted, but the most important guideline is
that to use the Fedora name, a spin can only include software from the
Currently I don't think we have any cut and dried rules on what sort of
default-changing is acceptable. Some people have indicated that
changing default behaviors in %post is acceptable. I think maybe this
is not the right time or place to simply declare what's in that policy.
To follow the policy development, join the fedora-advisory-board list,
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