Fedora 10 Beta Freeze (Spins)

Josh Boyer jwboyer at gmail.com
Fri Sep 19 12:18:45 UTC 2008

On Fri, Sep 19, 2008 at 01:46:31PM +0200, Jeroen van Meeuwen wrote:
>Jesse Keating wrote:
>> On Sun, 2008-09-14 at 16:53 +0200, Jeroen van Meeuwen wrote:
>>> = fedora-livedvd-electronic-lab.ks (Fedora Electronic Lab) =
>> Just tried this one, and it failed to get very far.  From some short
>> investigation, it would seem that the livedvd-el file includes the
>> livecd-kde, which includes livecd-base, which only sets up a very small
>> partition to work with, too small for all the content in EL.  EL needs
>> to set a larger partition, like what Developer does.
>> Was I under the mistaken impression that these were tested before they
>> were tagged?
>I do what I can do at http://spinner.fedoraunity.org/revisor/
>I've warned the creators/maintainers about the Beta freeze but 
>apparently they either can't test/fix or they won't test/fix.
>This is the second time Release Engineering is handed off garbage and 
>I'm not sure what we as a Spin SIG can do about it other then trying to 
>make the testing an automagic process as far as the composing is concerned.
>Otherwise, I assume this is the only other option, we need to tell the 
>creators/maintainers that as soon as you fail to compose a spin, it's 

I think for Beta, that is a valid option.  Most certainly for RC.  For Alpha
(in the future at least), we might be a bit more lenient.


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