Subject: Re: Next Hackathon this weekend: getting ready to re-branch for 4.0
To: Geert Hendrickx , Greg Oster <>
From: John Nemeth <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/25/2006 12:58:15
On Apr 17,  8:44am, Geert Hendrickx wrote:
} On Wed, Nov 22, 2006 at 08:51:05AM -0600, Greg Oster wrote:
} > haad writes:
} > > Can we generate install iso images for all architectures for current
} > > before hackatton starts?
} > > It's easier to test install procedure if I only need to download install
} > > iso image and I don't need to build iso image myself.
} > 
} > I think this is a great idea.  I don't know if "all" architectures is
} > achievable with this short notice, but I'd think iso's for the "mainstream"
} > arches should be doable... (with the others added as time permits...)
} I created ISO's for alpha, amd64, i386 and sparc for the 200611240000Z build,
} available from
} (there were no binaries for macppc and sparc64, otherwise I'd have built ISO's
} for them as well).

     I have a sparc64 build done on my dev box that completed last
night.  I could create an ISO and upload it.  However, my build was
done with USE_SSP=yes and as of this moment is untested (I am running
with a kernel with USE_SSP=yes).

}-- End of excerpt from Geert Hendrickx