[Fedora-spins] [spin-kickstarts/f19] add @basic-desktop to install so basic desktop environment is available

Adam Williamson awilliam at redhat.com
Tue Jun 25 20:20:07 UTC 2013

On Tue, 2013-06-25 at 14:21 -0500, Bruno Wolff III wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 25, 2013 at 12:11:01 -0700,
>    Adam Williamson <awilliam at redhat.com> wrote:
> >
> >I have it on my release checklist to ensure a matching spin-kickstarts
> >is *built*, but I've never considered it required to go into the frozen
> >package set at the point of building the RCs. AFAIK it's always been OK
> >to get it done once we declare an RC as gold, so we know what
> >spin-kickstarts state to build exactly.
> In the past some people have been more concerned about this. I think the 
> issue might have been that the src rpms for updates might go away when 
> the update goes away. So that if spin-kickstarts got updated a second 
> time after the release, the source used to build the release might not 
> be available. (At least easily. I think it wouldn't be too much work 
> to go back and figure it out if someone really wanted the exact source 
> used for a release.)

I did not suggest that we ship the spin-kickstarts package as an update:
it can be pushed stable after the RC compose, and that's what we've done
before. The point is that it doesn't actually go onto the _release
images_ themselves.
Adam Williamson
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