On Tue, 2009-12-01 at 15:28 -0500, James Laska wrote:
I could use some additional clarification on this point. Daily
install images might not have been the ideal/best mechanism for testing
the installer during pre-alpha, but it was our only mechanism. Has
there been any thought as to what mechanism or process will replace the
use of rawhide install images for providing test feedback to the
How do you envision install images being created in the new world of
NFR? Who will be handling the image build process, and who decides when
to build them?
As I stated in my earlier mail, we can use test days or on-demand image
creation when the installer team is ready to get feedback. rel-eng can
produce images and either place them in that day's rawhide tree, or
store them somewhere else that is accessible. The main idea here is
that the anaconda team tells us when they are ready for widespread
testing. Until that time, they have the tools and skills to produce
images locally for whatever development testing they are working on.
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