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1# ChangeLog for Gentoo Linux Installer 1# ChangeLog for Gentoo Linux Installer
2# Copyright 2005 Gentoo Technologies, Inc. 2# Copyright 2005-2005 Gentoo Technologies, Inc.
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4# $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/src/installer/ChangeLog,v 1.314 2005/08/05 01:51:56 agaffney Exp $ 4# $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/src/installer/ChangeLog,v 1.473 2005/11/08 04:24:07 agaffney Exp $
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6*GLI-0.1_alpha (4 Apr 2005) 6*GLI-0.3 (27 Oct 2005)
7
8 7 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
9 src/net/server/handlers/WebGLIHandler.py:
10 initial 'pretty' partition table display support
11 clicking partition in 'pretty' display works instead of radio buttons
12 radio buttons and pretty display work together
13 META redirect instead of javascript
14 pretty display stretches across entire screen
15 'Recommended layout' and 'Clear drive' functions
16 properly catch exceptions from do_recommended()
17 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
18 replace preinst, copy, postinst, rm steps with qmerge
19 whoops...that shouldn't have been commented out
20 create image_dir with -p in copy_pkg_to_chroot()
21 more generic of symlink crappiness
22
23 6 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
24 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
25 initial generic disk support
26 fixes for add_partition() code
27 src/net/server/handlers/WebGLIHandler.py:
28 added support for creating generic disks
29 add new partition working
30 save and delete partitions
31
32 6 Nov 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
33 webgli: Partitioning making progress.
34
35 5 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
36 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
37 copy_pkg_to_chroot() overhaul - does install the Right Way(TM) (copy files to
38 image dir, run pkg_setup, pkg_preinst, copy to /, pkg_postinst, remove image
39 dir) and works around /etc/gconf symlink problem
40
41 5 Nov 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
42 webgli: lots of updates. preliminary partitioning. extra packages works.
43
44 3 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
45 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
46 httpd now supports HTTPS and falls back to HTTP if not available
47 make fallback actually work
48 src/net/server/SecureXMLRPCServer.py:
49 SecureSocketServer is now threaded
50
51 2 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
52 src/net/client/gliclient.py:
53 try to use HTTPS for XMLRPC first and fallback to HTTP
54 pretend mode
55 src/net/server/gliserv.py, src/net/server/SecureXMLRPCServer.py:
56 HTTPS XMLRPC goodness from samyron
57 pass name of certificate
58
59 31 Oct 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
60 wegli: daemons and services screens done.
61
62 30 Oct 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
63 webgli: networking and users screens
64 added return_redirect to handler.py
65 loading and saving install/client profiles works for webgli now
66 Review also done
67
68*GLI-0.2 (27 Oct 2005)
69
70 26 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
71 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
72 properly check for bootloader emerge exist status with exitsuccess()
73 log output of grub install command
74 add --batch --no-floppy to grub command
75 grubinstallstring only gets logged if debug is on
76 src/GLIUtility.py:
77 update progress bar to 100% when process finishes
78
79 25 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
80 src/GLIClientController.py:
81 added debugging code for the interaction between the 2 threads via Event()
82 src/GLIUtility.py:
83 doubled the buffer size in spawn()
84 bump buffer size up to 16384
85 only report progress in 5% increments
86 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
87 kernelpkgs.txt support code
88 above disabled because it sucks
89 added add_pkg_to_world()
90
91 24 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
92 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
93 use tar | tar to copy files in copy_pkg_to_chroot()
94 extract devices.tar.bz2 created by baselayout instead of running MAKEDEV
95
96 23 Oct 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
97 DEBUGGING ADDED TO AT. verbose field added to CConfig.
98
99 23 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
100 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
101 / maps to index.html
102 look for actual files in html/
103 src/net/html:
104 new template
105 src/GLIUtility.py:
106 added parse_vdb_contents()
107 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
108 added copy_pkg_to_chroot()
109 added debug code to dynamic-stage3
110 switch dynamic-stage3 to new method
111 lots of bug fixes from adding debug code
112
113 22 Oct 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
114 webgli initial bootloader support + changed make.conf.
115 IP: changed defaults for stage, kernel_build_method, kernel_source_pkg.
116
117 20 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
118 src/GLIUtility.py:
119 horrible tangled mess of code that is tarball unpacking subprogress display
120 add unpack progress to portage snapshot
121 use read() instead of readlines() in spawn()
122 only update progress bar for whole percents
123
124 19 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
125 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
126 change call to 'grub' to use GLIUtility.exitsuccess()
127 add definition of 'build_mode' in _configure_lilo()
128 src/misc/updategtkfe, src/misc/updateglid:
129 fix so subshell is called in root shell
130
131 18 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
132 src/net/server/handlers/WebGLIHandler.py:
133 stage screen launches URI browser in sized window with various properties set
134
135 17 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
136 src/misc/updategtkfe:
137 updated to actually work
138 remove previous snapshot and extracted dir before downloading
139 src/misc/updateglid:
140 updated to actually work
141 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
142 fixed bug where grub code was looking for 'root+root+file_name2'
143
144 16 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
145 src/net/server/handlers/WebGLIHandler.py:
146 URI browser
147 added mirror selection
148 src/GLIUtility.py:
149 ls via ssh strips off ending *
150
151 16 Oct 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
152 more updates to webgli. stage selection.
153
154 11 Oct 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
155 updated webgli with preliminary Network Mounts support.
156
157 9 Oct 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
158 GenDialog: string formatting and yes/no label fixes.
159 added WebGLI template for gliserv.py
160 added WebGLIHandler as well as a definition for it in gliserv.py
161 updates to the webgli files even though they won't be there for long.
162 Utility: remove exception for non-existant grppkgs.txt until the new livecd
163 goes public.
164
165 9 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
166 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
167 override dict to not be so anal
168 main server now loads separate module to handle requests
169 src/net/server/handlers/ProfileHandler.py, src/net/server/handler.py:
170 split out profile URLs into separate handler function
171 move handlers into subdirectory
172 add Welcome and Clients handlers
173
174 5 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
175 src/GLIUtility.py:
176 raise exception if password prompt received twice
177
178 2 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
179 src/GLIUtility.py:
180 removed rot13ify()
181
182 1 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
183 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
184 allow for param to be passed multiple times in GET
185 no XMLRPC functions return None
186 modify POST request parsing to only create a list if needed
187 fix GET request parsing so the list creation for multiple values works
188 src/net/client/gliclient.py:
189 various typo and type mismatch fixes
190 exit after exception
191
192 30 Sep 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
193 src/net/client/gliclient.py:
194 initial commit
195 pass MAC to XMLRPC functions
196 src/net/server/GLIServerProfile.py:
197 rename GLIClientsProfiles to GLIServerProfile
198
199 29 Sep 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
200 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
201 now handles POST requests
202 move majority of request handling code to common_handler() to reduce code
203 duplication
204 profile loading
205 client reg via XMLRPC goes into SharedInfo()
206 /showclients redesign
207 template fixes
208 allow handler functions to add/change headers
209 save profile
210
211 28 Sep 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
212 src/net/server/GLIClientsProfiles.py:
213 initial commit
214 src/net/server/template.html:
215 initial commit
216 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
217 add template mojo
218
219 26 Sep 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
220 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
221 XMLRPC mojo
222
223 22 Sep 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
224 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
225 add code in _edit_config() to comment line where variable is defined
226 previously
227 insert new line under previous definition of variable if it exists
228 small _edit_config() cleanup
229 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
230 add clear_partitions() function
231 new sizes for recommended partition layout
232 automatically calculate swap size for recommended layout
233
234 21 Sep 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
235 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
236 fat16 mojo
237
238 20 Sep 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
239 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
240 prevent do_recommended() from being run twice
241 rewrite do_recommended() to be more robust
242 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
243 rework _edit_config() to not write duplicate entries
244
245 17 Sep 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
246 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
247 added do_recommended() function to automatically created 256M/1G/* layout
248
249 17 Sep 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
250 src/gli-dialog.py: added set_distcc to the list
251 GenDialog: added set_distcc. untested.
252 IP: added install_distcc flag.
253 AT: added install_distcc function based on the flag. runs after build_kernel
254 changed AT spawn command for distcc for nodeps.
255
256 16 Sep 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
257 src/GLIUtility.py:
258 add rot13ify() function
259
260 16 Sep 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
261 src/GenDialog.py
262 added a sentence of text. unchecking support added.
263
264 15 Sep 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
265 src/GLIUtility.py
266 added get_grp_pkgs_from_cd() to return a list of packages in GRP for FE menus
267 src/GenDialog.py
268 still working on extra_packages. transformed the list to new format.
269 added GRP indication to list. untested.
270 TODO lists updated.
271 src/fe/dialog/gli-dialog.py
272 spelling mistook.
273
274 14 Sep 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
275 src/GLIUtility.py:
276 get_snapshot_from_cd() returns '' instead of 'file://' if nothing found
277
278 5 Sep 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
279 src/GLIUtility.py:
280 add get_directory_listing_from_uri()
281 add http support to above
282 add ftp support to above
283 add scp support to above
284 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
285 "0" instead of 0 for key of single-element dict passed to _edit_config()
286
287 5 Sep 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
288 value_only -> only_value
289
290 3 Sep 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
291 gutted out all of etc_portage structure since it is now all handled by
292 etc_files
293
294 3 Sep 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
295 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
296 install_packages() sends progress update notifications
297 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
298 increase sleep to 5s between format tries
299 src/GLIClientController.py:
300 pass 'self' to AT instead of 'self._pretend'
301
302 2 Sep 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
303 logger -> logger.log in x86AT
304
305 1 Sep 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
306 added set_etc_portage to IP. debugging gli-d's support for it.
307
308 1 Sep 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
309 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
310 switch to 3 tries for mkfs instead of looping waiting for dev node to exist
311
312 30 Aug 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
313 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
314 add _portage_best_version() function and rework install_packages() to allow
315 for future X of Y tracking
316 Use best_visible instead of best_version
317 tracked down and fixed missing = causing empty install extra packages
318 use = when emerging also
319 quickpkg hokey pokey
320 run _get_packages_to_emerge() again with -pk
321
322 22 Aug 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
323 src/ArchTemplate: removed install_xorg_x11, and put the xorg.conf copying at
324 the end of install_packages.
325 added updateglid to /src/misc
326 updated all core files with new GPL notice and copyright statement.
327
328 21 Aug 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
329 src/GLIUtility.py:
330 fix get_snapshot_from_cd() to look in /mnt/livecd/snapshots/ if it can't find
331 a snapshot in /mnt/cdrom/snapshots/
332 get_snapshot_from_cd() adds file:// at the beginning
333 change calls to extra package special case functions to 'self.blah'
334
335 21 Aug 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
336 src/ArchTemplate: changed "voodoo".
337 changed order of portage sync methods. made a fallback to webrsync if
338 normal emerge sync fails.
339 removed get_sources_from_cd because it is obsolete.
340 add special cases to install_packages. remove fatal exception on package
341 install failure b/c the box will still be bootable.
342 add install_xorg_x11. remove adding of xdm to runlevel. this will now be
343 handled in the FEs.
344 src/GenDialog: added a bunch of code for dealing with x11-based packages.
345 awaiting testing.
346
347 20 Aug 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
348 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
349 global try/except block around fs resizable detection code
350 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py, src/GLIClientController.py:
351 install-failed cleanup function
352
353 18 Aug 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
354 x86ArchTemplate: updated lilo code. separated out THREE commands. untested.
355
356 16 Aug 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
357 GLIGenDialog:
358 add drive choices for loaded configs.
359 force snapshot for dynamic_stage3
360 init the snapshoturi input to the cd snapshot if not already selected.
361 if dynamic_stage3, skip the make.conf step.
362 GLIUtility: add get_cd_snapshot_uri() for local snapshots.
363 this fixes parts 1,2,3,6 of bug 102747 for gli-dialog
364
365 16 Aug 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
366 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
367 manually call MAKEDEV in stage3-dynamic code
368 copy /etc/inittab.old to /etc/inittab in chroot
369 src/GLIUtility.py:
370 add beginning of validate_uri() function
371 add file:/// support to validate_uri()
372 single quotes when setting livecd password
373
374 15 Aug 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
375 src/GLIGenDialog.py:
376 change getmountpoint() to get_mountpoint()
377 src/misc/updategtkfe:
378 committed script to automatically download latest snapshot and run gtkfe
379 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
380 fix _configure_lilo_add_windows() for IP -> GLISD stuff
381 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
382 give tmp_minor an initial value in mount_local_partitions so that the value
383 remain from the previous drive
384
385 14 Aug 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
386 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
387 Fix _configure_lilo() for IP using GLISD stuff
388 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
389 install_cron_daemon() treats "none" specially
390
391 14 Aug 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
392 old patch from Steven Mertens to resolve bug #96642
393 numerous asthetic changes to GenDialog, no real functionality changes though.
394 strings renamed for global use if necessary.
395 fix all three parts of bug 102291
396 disable set_etc_portage until fully-written.
397
398 13 Aug 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
399 src/GLIClientController.py:
400 lower-case http/ftp proxy envvars
401
402 12 Aug 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
403 src/GLIClientController.py:
404 log end of pre_install steps to aid in debugging
405 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
406 change set_flag(flag) to set_flag(flag, True)...*stab* *stab*
407
408 10 Aug 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
409 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py
410 check to make sure that the device node we're wait for to exist isn't of
411 type 'free'
412
413 09 Aug 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
414 src/GLIGenDialog.py:
415 convert install_packages to list in set_extra_packages()
416 check return code of checklist() call in "Manual" section
417 *actually* fix the first problem
418
419 08 Aug 2005; Robin H. Johnson <robbat2@gentoo.org> src/GLIUtility.py:
420 "source /etc/profile" does not ensure the ENV is correctly set up. Use "bash
421 -l" instead, to ensure a proper environment (important for CONFIG_PROTECT).
422
423 06 Aug 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
424 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
425 re-fix net.eth1+ symlink code...wtf is wrong with cvs?
7 426
8 04 Aug 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org> 427 04 Aug 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
9 Add CDATA support to SimpleXMLParser and add utility functions for it. 428 Add CDATA support to SimpleXMLParser and add utility functions for it.
10 429
11 04 Aug 2005; Robin H. Johnson <robbat2@gentoo.org> 430 04 Aug 2005; Robin H. Johnson <robbat2@gentoo.org>
12 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py: 431 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
13 Fix case where vixie-cron is specified as a full package atom, as we still 432 Fix case where vixie-cron is specified as a full package atom, as we still
14 don't want to run 'crontab /etc/crontab' for it. 433 don't want to run 'crontab /etc/crontab' for it.
434
435*GLI-0.1 (3 Aug 2005)
15 436
16 30 Jul 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org> 437 30 Jul 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
17 add scp to list of is_uri() so GenDialog doesn't complain. 438 add scp to list of is_uri() so GenDialog doesn't complain.
18 fixed livecd-kernel bug in bootloader code. 439 fixed livecd-kernel bug in bootloader code.
19 fixed gendialog for dynamic_stage3 instead of "networkless" 440 fixed gendialog for dynamic_stage3 instead of "networkless"

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