EC2 / F17 Alpha: BROKEN

Robyn Bergeron rbergero at
Mon Feb 27 16:56:42 UTC 2012

On 02/27/2012 09:48 AM, Robyn Bergeron wrote:
> Apparently appliance-tools is not working properly.  This leads to 
> either:
> * Cannot start doing updates for F17 until EC2 images are 
> made/booting/working
> OR
> * No EC2 for F17 Alpha (because updates will be in, and EC2 F17 alpha 
> would be different from Other Alphas)
> I'm recommending going with the latter option, simply because there is 
> no criteria at all right now for making EC2 a blocker. Your (very 
> immediate) thoughts are welcomed. I'm not particularly interested in 
> slipping all of alpha after it met all of the shipping criteria and 
> was announced to be shippable.
(and actually, this last line isn't an option anyway, though i should 
say i'm not particularly interested in slipping all of updates 
indefinitely for some undetermined length of time)
> Dennis, do you have a bug number for this (appliance-tools brokenness) 
> yet?
> I'm open to future recommendations, including doing a test 
> compose/upload of EC2 images so that we know this before we have a 
> go/no-go meeting, at the bare minimum. Please feel free to pipe in. :D
> -Robyn
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