/[gli]/trunk/ChangeLog
Gentoo

Diff of /trunk/ChangeLog

Parent Directory Parent Directory | Revision Log Revision Log | View Patch Patch

Revision 1145 Revision 1438
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
3
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 1.649 2006/05/16 04:29:02 agaffney Exp $
5 4
6*GLI-0.3 (27 Oct 2005) 5 15 May 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
6 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
7 add strict_start and strict_end parameters to _add_partition()
8 add _find_current_minor_for_part() function to help with resizing
9 fix logical/extended logic in _partition_delete_step()
10 in _partition_resize_step(), delete, recreate at new size, resize, delete
11 call resize2fs with no size argument so it fills entire partition
12 more logging
13 only delete, recreate, resize, delete if growing
14 pass new size to resize2fs in K
15
16 9 May 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
17 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
18 call reorder_minors() from tidy_partitions() instead of
19 set_partitions_from_disk()
20 add code to reorder_minors() to take extended/logical into consideration with
21 non-free partitions
22
23 30 Apr 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
24 added a check of the length of the directory in /usr/src if under 6 characters
25 should fix bug 131809
26
27 19 Apr 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
28 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
29 automatically emerge splashutils and splash-themes-livecd if kernel_bootsplash
30 and livecd-kernel
31
32 16 Apr 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
33 src/GLIGenDialog.py:
34 change temp_use="-* " to temp_use="" because apparantly it's a bad idea to -*
35
36 15 Apr 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
37 src/GLIInstallProfile.py:
38 change kernel-modules to not be so stupid
39
40 9 Apr 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
41 GLIMD: fix display problem with execute.pyhtml.
42 make tables better.
43
44 8 Apr 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
45 src/GLIInstallProfile.py:
46 fix handling of int/float for minor
47 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
48 save/restore partition name
49 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
50 support for partition name
51
52 8 Apr 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
53 touchups to add_profile in GLIMD to link to webgli
54 add a save to GLIMD profile button in webgli's saveprofile
55 gliserv.py:
56 initial attempt at custom networking info per client. hostname support only.
57
58 5 Apr 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
59 src/net/server/html/webgli/partitioning[234].pyhtml:
60 small fixes for new partioning code
61
62 2 Apr 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
63 src/GLIClientController.py:
64 record PID of secondary thread
65
66 1 Apr 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
67 src/GLIGenDialog.py:
68 small fix for new partitioning code
69
70 30 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
71 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
72 add get_devnode()
73 fix up detect_devices() to detect cciss/ida arrays
74 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
75 use get_devnode() instead of figuring out the devnode
76 skip first 3 steps if partition layout hasn't changed
77 wipe disk and create new disklabel before recreating partitions
78 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
79 use get_devnode() in local mount and fstab stuff
80
81 26 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
82 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
83 change detect_devices() to handle change in sysfs in 2.6.16 (from lxnay)
84
85 25 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
86 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
87 continue breakup/cleanup of partitioning code
88
89 24 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
90 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
91 set disklabel to default for arch when clearing the partition table
92 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
93 complete rewrite of first and second passes
94
95 22 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
96 src/GLIStorageDevice.py, src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
97 allow iterating over Device object to get partitions
98
99 21 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
100 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
101 allow access to Device object like a dict
102
103 20 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
104 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
105 allow access to Partition object like a dict
106
107 16 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
108 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
109 fail if any filesystems are mounted on the device being partitioned
110
111 14 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
112 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
113 reorder minor numbers when loading partitions from disk to match the physical
114 partition order
115
116 13 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
117 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
118 overhaul for supporting mac disklabels and partitions out of disk order
119 remove free space from inside extended partition when extended is removed
120
121 13 Mar 2006; Chris Gianelloni <wolf31o2@gentoo.org> +bin/installer,
122 +bin/installer-dialog, +bin/installer-gtk, +docs/gli.png,
123 +docs/gli-dialog.png, +src/misc/installer-dialog.desktop,
124 +src/misc/installer-faq.desktop, +src/misc/installer-gtk.desktop:
125 Added bash scripts, icons, and desktop entries from the ebuild to make my
126 life easier.
127
128 10 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
129 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
130 raise an exception if the existing partitions are out of disk order
131 look for minors out of order instead of disk position
132
133 8 Mar 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
134 src/fe/dialog/gli-dialog and src/GLIGenDialog:
135 added networkless mode to gli-dialog.
136
137 6 Mar 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
138 src/templates/x86AT:
139 add windows detection code for grub. untested.
140
141 6 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
142 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
143 bootloader and partitioning external commands log to compile_output.log
144 wait for device node to exist before resizing
145 add -v to ntfsresize command
146 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
147 return start/end with ip structure
148 pad min ntfs size by 50 MB just to be safe
149 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
150 only install filesystem tools for partitions with a mountpoint
151
152 5 Mar 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
153 add error catching and text to saving profile dialogs
154
155 4 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
156 src/GLIPortage.py:
157 create /tmp, /var/tmp, and /var/lib/portage with proper permissions
158 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
159 fix checks for changed partitions so they will actually get deleted
160
161 3 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
162 src/GLIClientController.py:
163 slightly better error handling for pre-install failures
164
165 2 Mar 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
166 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
167 proper return code checking for ext2/3 resizing
168
169 28 Feb 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
170 src/GLIClientController.py:
171 accept 'none' as well as 'null' for network type
172 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
173 ignore extended partitions in mount_local_partitions()
174 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
175 use get_ordered_partition_list() instead of keys().sort() for new_part_list
176 check to make sure start sector for primary isn't less than end sector for
177 previous extended
178 src/GLIClientController.py:
179 write dns servers to /etc/resolv.conf
180
181 27 Feb 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
182 src/GLIPortage.py:
183 copy_pkg_to_chroot() uses compile_output.log for command output
184
185 23 Feb 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
186 only keep a 1000 line 'scrollback' buffer for the compile output and log file
187
188 20 Feb 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
189 src/GLIPortage.py:
190 add code make GLIPortage.py capable of being run stand-along for dynamic
191 stage3 generation and copying packages in a GRP-ish way
192 grp code fixups
193
194 17 Feb 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
195 src/GLIPortage.py:
196 ignore blank packages passed to get_deps() and emerge()
197
198 14 Feb 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
199 src/GLIUtility.py:
200 add get_chosts() function
201
202*GLI-0.3 (12 Feb 2006)
203
204 12 Feb 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
205 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
206 pull old start/end sector values from somewhere that actually has them
207 add logic for extended partition to code that makes sure new end sector
208 doesn't overlap start sector of next partitions
209 don't freak out if partition can't be deleted
210
211 11 Feb 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
212 src/GLIPortage.py:
213 run env-update at the end of copy_pkg_to_chroot()
214
215 10 Feb 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
216 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
217 I'm a complete fscking dumbass. I recorded the end sector for partitions that
218 weren't being touched, but I never used it when recreating them...the end was
219 calculated from the size in MB instead :/
220
221 9 Feb 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
222 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
223 pre-create /lib64 dir and /lib -> /lib64 symlink if it exists on livecd
224 copy /etc/{passwd,group,shadow} from livecd to chroot sans 'gentoo'
225 src/GLIPortage.py:
226 use tar to transfer files from image dir to /mnt/gentoo instead of 'cp -a'
227 src/GLIStorageDevice.py,src/GLIInstallProfile.py,src/templates/x86AT.py:
228 'resized' flag
229
230 8 Feb 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
231 src/GLIPortage.py:
232 short circuit and check vdb directly if package begins with '='
233
234 8 Feb 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
235 added more packages to extra_packages list in IP
236
237 6 Feb 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
238 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
239 10 tries to create filesystem instead of 3
240 src/GLIPortage, src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
241 ignore_missing flag for copy_pkg_to_chroot()
242
243 5 Feb 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
244 src/GLIPortage.py:
245 copy_pkg_to_chroot() uses $ROOT/vdb for ROOT= installs
246
247 26 Jan 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
248 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
249 fix handling of 404 for real files
250 src/net/server/GLIServerProfile.py:
251 look for 'hostname' in attributes instead of 'name'
252
253 22 Jan 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
254 src/SimpleXMLParser.py:
255 initial support for 'include' in XML files
256 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
257 initial support for %
258 src/GLIClientController.py:
259 add debugging statements to pre-install steps
260
261 15 Jan 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
262 webgli/configfiles:
263 check for key in etc_files['rc.conf'] to fix key error
264 webgli/timezone: small fix.
265 webgli/extrapackages: list-type fix
266 webgli/services: same
267 glimd: add/edit_client updates.
268
269 12 Jan 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
270 added configure.pyhtml to glimd. minor changes
271 to top and add_client. fixed up showargs.
272 added execute.pyhtml
273 changed register clients line in gliserv for name->hostname.
274 updated TODO.
275
276 10 Jan 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
277 src/net/server/*:
278 added add/del/edit client/profile.pythml for glimd.
279 updated templates, showclients, and gliserv.
280
281 10 Jan 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
282 src/net/server/*:
283 stupid threading module...
284
285 8 Jan 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
286 AT: rc.conf -> conf.d/clock
287
288 7 Jan 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
289 src/GLIPortage.py:
290 show 'Calculating dependencies for ...' in subprogress bar at beginning of
291 emerge()
292 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
293 copy /etc/X11/gdm/gdm.conf.old into chroot if /etc/X11/gdm/gdm.conf exists
294 in the chroot
295 remove _quickpkg_deps() and _portage_best_{visible,version}()
296 src/GLIUtility.py:
297 fail immediately in validate_uri() if provided URI can't be parsed
298 modify fetch_and_unpack_tarball() and get_uri() to allow fetch subprogress
299 debug code in spawn()
300 use lower-level os.read() instead of file.read() because python sucks
301 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
302 basic subprogress reporting for partitioning
303 total_steps was 1 too high
304
305 6 Jan 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
306 src/GLIUtility.py:
307 move parse_vdb_contents() to GLIPortage
308 src/GLIPortage.py:
309 remove all symlink fixups
310 ignore 'dir' entries in CONTENTS
311 call tar with -p
312
313 5 Jan 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
314 AT: bootsplash is now gensplash
315 gliserv: add advanced_mode to shared_info
316 webgli: Added advanced mode. mostly just disables a few screens.
317
318 2 Jan 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
319 src/GLIPortage.py:
320 get_deps() calls 'emerge -p' and then removed packages that aren't in vdb
321 added emerge()
322 update sub-progress after each package is emerged
323 skip tar, symlink fixup, and copy from image dir to / if no files in CONTENTS
324 call get_best_version_vdb() instead of get_best_version_vdb_chroot()
325 remove link if it exists before moving content into place
326 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
327 install_packages() now calls emerge() in GLIPortage
328 change all calls to self._emerge() to self._portage.emerge()
329 comment out all emerge status checking...using exceptions now
330 call copy_pkg_to_chroot() directly for livecd-kernel
331
332 31 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
333 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
334 remove add_pkg_to_world() and copy_pkg_to_chroot()
335 copy installer.log to installer.log.failed on install failure
336 src/GLIUtility.py:
337 added get_keymaps()
338 spawn() takes any False argument for chroot instead of just None
339 src/GLIPortage.py:
340 copy_pkg_to_chroot() chroot's to run ebuild is use_root=False
341 change copy_pkg_to_chroot() to work properly with use_root=False
342 figure PORTAGE_TMPDIR properly
343
344 27 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
345 src/net/server/html/*:
346 converted showclients, load/saveprofile
347
348 26 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
349 src/GLIPortage.py:
350 exclude packages already in chroot vdb from binary deplist
351 chroot to use best_version for chroot's vdb
352 src/runtimedeps.py:
353 accept ROOT via commandline instead of env
354
355 25 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
356 src/runtimedeps.py:
357 remove passing of ROOT
358 src/GLIPortage.py:
359 modify get_deps() to get deptree for each package and merge into final list
360 remove depgraph class
361 add debugging code to get_deps()
362 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
363 combine code for GRP/compile in install_packages() into one block
364 debugging code in install_packages()
365
366 24 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
367 src/runtimedeps.py:
368 initial commit
369 src/GLIPortage.py:
370 use separate script for GRP deps
371 remove calls to portage module
372
373 23 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
374 src/GLIPortage.py:
375 initial commit
376 move some of portage function from GLIAT
377 flipped around a few function args
378 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
379 revamp install_packages() for new GLIPortage
380
381 21 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
382 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
383 extract /usr/livecd/metadata.tar.bz2 to chroot if it exists
384
385 20 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
386 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
387 wrap generated code in a class to isolate it a bit better
388 302 redirects work
389 don't use cgi.escape() for <% %>
390 src/net/server/html/webgli/*:
391 load/save profile
392 src/GLIUtility.py:
393 change /sbin/lspci to just lspci
394
395 18 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
396 src/GLIClientController.py:
397 change ordering of statements in CC run() while loop to not go past the end
398 of the array
399 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
400 removed redundant bind mounts
401
402 18 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
403 REMOVED dialogfe.py since it is totally obsolete. use gli-dialog.py
404 added a diagram by blackace from last night.
405 added the glossary in RTF format.
406
407 17 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
408 x86AT: separated out emerge/configure from running of bootloader
409 added MBR drive support to lilo.
410 these changes will likely not work.
411 AT: added setup_and_run_bootloader step.
412
413 12 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
414 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
415 call generated code in a function
416 src/net/server/html/webgli/*:
417 include top/bottom
418 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py, src/GLIClientController.py,
419 src/GLIClientCongifuration.py:
420 install mode magic
421
422 11 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
423 src/GLIClientController.py:
424 use GLIException when there's an import problem
425 added debug code to show install_steps
426 src/templates/amd64ArchitectureTemplate.py:
427 add . to import path
428 proper path this time: ../../templates
429 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
430 add _portage_best_version() function
431
432 11 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
433 added initial glossary and gimli diagram to the docs directory.
434 modify gli-dialog to allow editing of the install_profile after loading XML.
435
436 8 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
437 src/net/server/html/webgli/:
438 converted globaluse, localuse, networkmounts, portagetree, and stageselection
439 moved saveclientconfig stuff into clientconfig
440 moved saveconfigfiles into config files
441 converted etc_portage and makedotconf
442 converted bootloader and kernel
443 convert daemons, extrapackages, networking, review, services, timezone, users
444 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
445 proper 404 handling for .pyhtml extension
446 HTML escape <% %> stuff
447 work around python's sucky regexes
448 src/GLIInstallProfile.py:
449 allow set_{rsync,ftp,http}_proxy() to accept empty values
450
451 7 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
452 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
453 initial commit of Legolas templating engine
454 302 redirects
455 src/net/server/html/index.html, src/net/server/webgli_template.html:
456 minor changes for new code
457 src/net/server/html/*.pyhtml, src/net/server/html/webgli/*.pyhtml:
458 initial commit of the conversion from the monolithic WebGLIHandler.py to the
459 one file per path Legolas goodness
460 partitioning[2-4] done
7 461
8 5 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org> 462 5 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
9 webgli: dhcp options in CC and post-install. 463 webgli: dhcp options in CC and post-install.
10 updated comparison chart. 464 updated comparison chart.
465 webgli: etc/portage/* and distcc support added. not too-well tested.
11 466
12 4 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org> 467 4 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
13 webgli_template.html: valign=top on left side. 468 webgli_template.html: valign=top on left side.
14 webgli: fix bootloader boot_device. now working. 469 webgli: fix bootloader boot_device. now working.
15 webgli: CC proxy done. post-install proxy in progress. 470 webgli: CC proxy done. post-install proxy in progress.

Legend:
Removed from v.1145  
changed lines
  Added in v.1438

  ViewVC Help
Powered by ViewVC 1.1.20