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Re: iso disc defects (and build process documentation)


Excellent News,

Once again Jonathan, thanks for coming on board and sharing some of the work
load off Julien.



On 11 February 2011 15:17, Julien Lavergne <gilir@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> 2011/2/10 Jonathan Marsden <jmarsden@xxxxxxxxxxx>:
> > Phill and the team,
> >
> > On Thu, 10 Feb 2011 18:00 +0000, "Phill Whiteside" <phillw@xxxxxxxxxx>
> > wrote:
> >
> >> Julien Did say that the autotest had gotten broken again,
> >>
> https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu/Testing#Manual%20test%20of%20iso%20and%20cdI'm<https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu/Testing#Manual%20test%20of%20iso%20and%20cdI%27m>
> >> just waiting on someone giving me the filesize so I can update that
> >> area for a2.
> >
> > Is there any documentation on the LUbuntu CD image build process
> > anywhere?  If so, where?
> Nothing for now, because I still hope that the ISO will be build with
> the official infrastructure. I don't want to spend too much time on
> something that could be obsolete shortly. I also prbably know where is
> the bug (same that the same time), I just need to spend some minutes
> to focus on this.
> > Is the creation of the LUbuntu ISO (including its md5sum used by the
> > autotest menu entry) somewhat automated?  I'd look at what broke, and tr
> > to fix it, if only I knew what that process is and how to perform it on
> > my own machine(s)!
> >
> > Can I/we do anything to help with this -- including updating whatever
> > documentation of this process exists?
> See last comment.
> > It is mildly frustrating to want to help, have the necessary tech skills
> > to help, but be unable to help -- because existing processes within this
> > team are either not documented, or the docs are not readily
> > discoverable.  How can we, as the LUbuntu team, improve in this area?
> Yes, sorry about that. I'm the one to blame :-/
> I try to document the wiki for all the maintenance stuff here :
> https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Lubuntu/Developers/
> I also work a lot with Launchpad to follow bugs :
> https://bugs.launchpad.net/~lubuntu-packaging/+packagebugs<https://bugs.launchpad.net/%7Elubuntu-packaging/+packagebugs>
> I also planned to push the packaging work on git (with the debian
> one). It's something that I always postpone because I was the only
> packager. If you plan to work on this, I can push them during the
> week-end.
> I hope I'm complete enough, just ping me on IRC or on the mailing list
> during the week-end if you need more information.
> Regards,
> Julien Lavergne