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1# ChangeLog for Gentoo Linux Installer 1# ChangeLog for Gentoo Linux Installer
2# Copyright 2005-2005 Gentoo Technologies, Inc. 2# Copyright 2005-2006 Gentoo Foundation; Distributed under the GPL v2
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4# $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/src/installer/ChangeLog,v 1.513 2005/12/06 00:50:48 codeman Exp $ 3# $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/src/installer/ChangeLog,v 1.636 2006/04/03 03:23:24 agaffney Exp $
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6*GLI-0.3 (27 Oct 2005) 5 2 Apr 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
6 src/GLIClientController.py:
7 record PID of secondary thread
8
9 1 Apr 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
10 src/GLIGenDialog.py:
11 small fix for new partitioning code
12
13 30 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
14 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
15 add get_devnode()
16 fix up detect_devices() to detect cciss/ida arrays
17 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
18 use get_devnode() instead of figuring out the devnode
19 skip first 3 steps if partition layout hasn't changed
20 wipe disk and create new disklabel before recreating partitions
21 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
22 use get_devnode() in local mount and fstab stuff
23
24 26 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
25 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
26 change detect_devices() to handle change in sysfs in 2.6.16 (from lxnay)
27
28 25 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
29 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
30 continue breakup/cleanup of partitioning code
31
32 24 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
33 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
34 set disklabel to default for arch when clearing the partition table
35 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
36 complete rewrite of first and second passes
37
38 22 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
39 src/GLIStorageDevice.py, src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
40 allow iterating over Device object to get partitions
41
42 21 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
43 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
44 allow access to Device object like a dict
45
46 20 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
47 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
48 allow access to Partition object like a dict
49
50 16 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
51 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
52 fail if any filesystems are mounted on the device being partitioned
53
54 14 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
55 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
56 reorder minor numbers when loading partitions from disk to match the physical
57 partition order
58
59 13 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
60 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
61 overhaul for supporting mac disklabels and partitions out of disk order
62 remove free space from inside extended partition when extended is removed
63
64 13 Mar 2006; Chris Gianelloni <wolf31o2@gentoo.org> +bin/installer,
65 +bin/installer-dialog, +bin/installer-gtk, +docs/gli.png,
66 +docs/gli-dialog.png, +src/misc/installer-dialog.desktop,
67 +src/misc/installer-faq.desktop, +src/misc/installer-gtk.desktop:
68 Added bash scripts, icons, and desktop entries from the ebuild to make my
69 life easier.
70
71 10 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
72 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
73 raise an exception if the existing partitions are out of disk order
74 look for minors out of order instead of disk position
75
76 8 Mar 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
77 src/fe/dialog/gli-dialog and src/GLIGenDialog:
78 added networkless mode to gli-dialog.
79
80 6 Mar 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
81 src/templates/x86AT:
82 add windows detection code for grub. untested.
83
84 6 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
85 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
86 bootloader and partitioning external commands log to compile_output.log
87 wait for device node to exist before resizing
88 add -v to ntfsresize command
89 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
90 return start/end with ip structure
91 pad min ntfs size by 50 MB just to be safe
92 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
93 only install filesystem tools for partitions with a mountpoint
94
95 5 Mar 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
96 add error catching and text to saving profile dialogs
97
98 4 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
99 src/GLIPortage.py:
100 create /tmp, /var/tmp, and /var/lib/portage with proper permissions
101 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
102 fix checks for changed partitions so they will actually get deleted
103
104 3 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
105 src/GLIClientController.py:
106 slightly better error handling for pre-install failures
107
108 2 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
109 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
110 proper return code checking for ext2/3 resizing
111
112 28 Feb 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
113 src/GLIClientController.py:
114 accept 'none' as well as 'null' for network type
115 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
116 ignore extended partitions in mount_local_partitions()
117 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
118 use get_ordered_partition_list() instead of keys().sort() for new_part_list
119 check to make sure start sector for primary isn't less than end sector for
120 previous extended
121 src/GLIClientController.py:
122 write dns servers to /etc/resolv.conf
123
124 27 Feb 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
125 src/GLIPortage.py:
126 copy_pkg_to_chroot() uses compile_output.log for command output
127
128 23 Feb 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
129 only keep a 1000 line 'scrollback' buffer for the compile output and log file
130
131 20 Feb 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
132 src/GLIPortage.py:
133 add code make GLIPortage.py capable of being run stand-along for dynamic
134 stage3 generation and copying packages in a GRP-ish way
135 grp code fixups
136
137 17 Feb 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
138 src/GLIPortage.py:
139 ignore blank packages passed to get_deps() and emerge()
140
141 14 Feb 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
142 src/GLIUtility.py:
143 add get_chosts() function
144
145*GLI-0.3 (12 Feb 2006)
146
147 12 Feb 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
148 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
149 pull old start/end sector values from somewhere that actually has them
150 add logic for extended partition to code that makes sure new end sector
151 doesn't overlap start sector of next partitions
152 don't freak out if partition can't be deleted
153
154 11 Feb 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
155 src/GLIPortage.py:
156 run env-update at the end of copy_pkg_to_chroot()
157
158 10 Feb 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
159 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
160 I'm a complete fscking dumbass. I recorded the end sector for partitions that
161 weren't being touched, but I never used it when recreating them...the end was
162 calculated from the size in MB instead :/
163
164 9 Feb 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
165 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
166 pre-create /lib64 dir and /lib -> /lib64 symlink if it exists on livecd
167 copy /etc/{passwd,group,shadow} from livecd to chroot sans 'gentoo'
168 src/GLIPortage.py:
169 use tar to transfer files from image dir to /mnt/gentoo instead of 'cp -a'
170 src/GLIStorageDevice.py,src/GLIInstallProfile.py,src/templates/x86AT.py:
171 'resized' flag
172
173 8 Feb 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
174 src/GLIPortage.py:
175 short circuit and check vdb directly if package begins with '='
176
177 8 Feb 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
178 added more packages to extra_packages list in IP
179
180 6 Feb 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
181 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
182 10 tries to create filesystem instead of 3
183 src/GLIPortage, src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
184 ignore_missing flag for copy_pkg_to_chroot()
185
186 5 Feb 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
187 src/GLIPortage.py:
188 copy_pkg_to_chroot() uses $ROOT/vdb for ROOT= installs
189
190 26 Jan 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
191 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
192 fix handling of 404 for real files
193 src/net/server/GLIServerProfile.py:
194 look for 'hostname' in attributes instead of 'name'
195
196 22 Jan 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
197 src/SimpleXMLParser.py:
198 initial support for 'include' in XML files
199 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
200 initial support for %
201 src/GLIClientController.py:
202 add debugging statements to pre-install steps
203
204 15 Jan 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
205 webgli/configfiles:
206 check for key in etc_files['rc.conf'] to fix key error
207 webgli/timezone: small fix.
208 webgli/extrapackages: list-type fix
209 webgli/services: same
210 glimd: add/edit_client updates.
211
212 12 Jan 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
213 added configure.pyhtml to glimd. minor changes
214 to top and add_client. fixed up showargs.
215 added execute.pyhtml
216 changed register clients line in gliserv for name->hostname.
217 updated TODO.
218
219 10 Jan 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
220 src/net/server/*:
221 added add/del/edit client/profile.pythml for glimd.
222 updated templates, showclients, and gliserv.
223
224 10 Jan 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
225 src/net/server/*:
226 stupid threading module...
227
228 8 Jan 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
229 AT: rc.conf -> conf.d/clock
230
231 7 Jan 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
232 src/GLIPortage.py:
233 show 'Calculating dependencies for ...' in subprogress bar at beginning of
234 emerge()
235 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
236 copy /etc/X11/gdm/gdm.conf.old into chroot if /etc/X11/gdm/gdm.conf exists
237 in the chroot
238 remove _quickpkg_deps() and _portage_best_{visible,version}()
239 src/GLIUtility.py:
240 fail immediately in validate_uri() if provided URI can't be parsed
241 modify fetch_and_unpack_tarball() and get_uri() to allow fetch subprogress
242 debug code in spawn()
243 use lower-level os.read() instead of file.read() because python sucks
244 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
245 basic subprogress reporting for partitioning
246 total_steps was 1 too high
247
248 6 Jan 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
249 src/GLIUtility.py:
250 move parse_vdb_contents() to GLIPortage
251 src/GLIPortage.py:
252 remove all symlink fixups
253 ignore 'dir' entries in CONTENTS
254 call tar with -p
255
256 5 Jan 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
257 AT: bootsplash is now gensplash
258 gliserv: add advanced_mode to shared_info
259 webgli: Added advanced mode. mostly just disables a few screens.
260
261 2 Jan 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
262 src/GLIPortage.py:
263 get_deps() calls 'emerge -p' and then removed packages that aren't in vdb
264 added emerge()
265 update sub-progress after each package is emerged
266 skip tar, symlink fixup, and copy from image dir to / if no files in CONTENTS
267 call get_best_version_vdb() instead of get_best_version_vdb_chroot()
268 remove link if it exists before moving content into place
269 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
270 install_packages() now calls emerge() in GLIPortage
271 change all calls to self._emerge() to self._portage.emerge()
272 comment out all emerge status checking...using exceptions now
273 call copy_pkg_to_chroot() directly for livecd-kernel
274
275 31 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
276 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
277 remove add_pkg_to_world() and copy_pkg_to_chroot()
278 copy installer.log to installer.log.failed on install failure
279 src/GLIUtility.py:
280 added get_keymaps()
281 spawn() takes any False argument for chroot instead of just None
282 src/GLIPortage.py:
283 copy_pkg_to_chroot() chroot's to run ebuild is use_root=False
284 change copy_pkg_to_chroot() to work properly with use_root=False
285 figure PORTAGE_TMPDIR properly
286
287 27 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
288 src/net/server/html/*:
289 converted showclients, load/saveprofile
290
291 26 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
292 src/GLIPortage.py:
293 exclude packages already in chroot vdb from binary deplist
294 chroot to use best_version for chroot's vdb
295 src/runtimedeps.py:
296 accept ROOT via commandline instead of env
297
298 25 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
299 src/runtimedeps.py:
300 remove passing of ROOT
301 src/GLIPortage.py:
302 modify get_deps() to get deptree for each package and merge into final list
303 remove depgraph class
304 add debugging code to get_deps()
305 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
306 combine code for GRP/compile in install_packages() into one block
307 debugging code in install_packages()
308
309 24 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
310 src/runtimedeps.py:
311 initial commit
312 src/GLIPortage.py:
313 use separate script for GRP deps
314 remove calls to portage module
315
316 23 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
317 src/GLIPortage.py:
318 initial commit
319 move some of portage function from GLIAT
320 flipped around a few function args
321 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
322 revamp install_packages() for new GLIPortage
323
324 21 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
325 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
326 extract /usr/livecd/metadata.tar.bz2 to chroot if it exists
327
328 20 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
329 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
330 wrap generated code in a class to isolate it a bit better
331 302 redirects work
332 don't use cgi.escape() for <% %>
333 src/net/server/html/webgli/*:
334 load/save profile
335 src/GLIUtility.py:
336 change /sbin/lspci to just lspci
337
338 18 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
339 src/GLIClientController.py:
340 change ordering of statements in CC run() while loop to not go past the end
341 of the array
342 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
343 removed redundant bind mounts
344
345 18 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
346 REMOVED dialogfe.py since it is totally obsolete. use gli-dialog.py
347 added a diagram by blackace from last night.
348 added the glossary in RTF format.
349
350 17 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
351 x86AT: separated out emerge/configure from running of bootloader
352 added MBR drive support to lilo.
353 these changes will likely not work.
354 AT: added setup_and_run_bootloader step.
355
356 12 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
357 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
358 call generated code in a function
359 src/net/server/html/webgli/*:
360 include top/bottom
361 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py, src/GLIClientController.py,
362 src/GLIClientCongifuration.py:
363 install mode magic
364
365 11 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
366 src/GLIClientController.py:
367 use GLIException when there's an import problem
368 added debug code to show install_steps
369 src/templates/amd64ArchitectureTemplate.py:
370 add . to import path
371 proper path this time: ../../templates
372 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
373 add _portage_best_version() function
374
375 11 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
376 added initial glossary and gimli diagram to the docs directory.
377 modify gli-dialog to allow editing of the install_profile after loading XML.
378
379 8 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
380 src/net/server/html/webgli/:
381 converted globaluse, localuse, networkmounts, portagetree, and stageselection
382 moved saveclientconfig stuff into clientconfig
383 moved saveconfigfiles into config files
384 converted etc_portage and makedotconf
385 converted bootloader and kernel
386 convert daemons, extrapackages, networking, review, services, timezone, users
387 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
388 proper 404 handling for .pyhtml extension
389 HTML escape <% %> stuff
390 work around python's sucky regexes
391 src/GLIInstallProfile.py:
392 allow set_{rsync,ftp,http}_proxy() to accept empty values
393
394 7 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
395 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
396 initial commit of Legolas templating engine
397 302 redirects
398 src/net/server/html/index.html, src/net/server/webgli_template.html:
399 minor changes for new code
400 src/net/server/html/*.pyhtml, src/net/server/html/webgli/*.pyhtml:
401 initial commit of the conversion from the monolithic WebGLIHandler.py to the
402 one file per path Legolas goodness
403 partitioning[2-4] done
7 404
8 5 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org> 405 5 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
9 webgli: dhcp options in CC and post-install. 406 webgli: dhcp options in CC and post-install.
10 updated comparison chart. 407 updated comparison chart.
408 webgli: etc/portage/* and distcc support added. not too-well tested.
11 409
12 4 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org> 410 4 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
13 webgli_template.html: valign=top on left side. 411 webgli_template.html: valign=top on left side.
14 webgli: fix bootloader boot_device. now working. 412 webgli: fix bootloader boot_device. now working.
15 webgli: CC proxy done. post-install proxy in progress. 413 webgli: CC proxy done. post-install proxy in progress.

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