Anaconda is totally trashing the F18 schedule (was Re: f18: how to install into a LVM partitions (or RAID))

drago01 drago01 at
Tue Oct 30 18:53:40 UTC 2012

On Tue, Oct 30, 2012 at 7:08 PM, Tom Lane <tgl at> wrote:
> It's time somebody asked this, so ...
> Adam Williamson <awilliam at> writes:
>> What is missing from TC6 and will be added in the next build is the
>> ability to choose to reformat the partition. If you do not want to
>> reformat it, this is not a problem for you.
> It appears to me that anaconda is months away from being shippable.
> It's still got major features that are incomplete (one example above,
> but there are more), and I don't seem to be able to do anything at all
> with it without hitting serious bugs.
> How is it that we're even considering shipping this version for F18?
> For any other package, we'd be telling the maintainer to hold off
> till F19.  The rest of us don't get to be doing major feature
> development post-beta-freeze.

FESCo dismissed this as "insane" even though it was the only
reasonable thing to do.

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