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Re: iso disc defects (and build process documentation)
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,
> >> 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 :
> I also work a lot with Launchpad to follow bugs :
> 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
> 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.
> Julien Lavergne