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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 2005-2005 Gentoo Technologies, Inc.
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4# $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/src/installer/ChangeLog,v 1.400 2005/09/30 20:33:29 agaffney Exp $ 4# $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/src/installer/ChangeLog,v 1.540 2005/12/21 17:06:21 agaffney Exp $
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6*GLI-0.2 (4 Aug 2005) 6*GLI-0.3 (27 Oct 2005)
7
8 21 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
9 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
10 extract /usr/livecd/metadata.tar.bz2 to chroot if it exists
11
12 20 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
13 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
14 wrap generated code in a class to isolate it a bit better
15 302 redirects work
16 don't use cgi.escape() for <% %>
17 src/net/server/html/webgli/*:
18 load/save profile
19 src/GLIUtility.py:
20 change /sbin/lspci to just lspci
21
22 18 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
23 src/GLIClientController.py:
24 change ordering of statements in CC run() while loop to not go past the end
25 of the array
26 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
27 removed redundant bind mounts
28
29 18 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
30 REMOVED dialogfe.py since it is totally obsolete. use gli-dialog.py
31 added a diagram by blackace from last night.
32 added the glossary in RTF format.
33
34 17 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
35 x86AT: separated out emerge/configure from running of bootloader
36 added MBR drive support to lilo.
37 these changes will likely not work.
38 AT: added setup_and_run_bootloader step.
39
40 12 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
41 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
42 call generated code in a function
43 src/net/server/html/webgli/*:
44 include top/bottom
45 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py, src/GLIClientController.py,
46 src/GLIClientCongifuration.py:
47 install mode magic
48
49 11 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
50 src/GLIClientController.py:
51 use GLIException when there's an import problem
52 added debug code to show install_steps
53 src/templates/amd64ArchitectureTemplate.py:
54 add . to import path
55 proper path this time: ../../templates
56 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
57 add _portage_best_version() function
58
59 11 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
60 added initial glossary and gimli diagram to the docs directory.
61 modify gli-dialog to allow editing of the install_profile after loading XML.
62
63 8 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
64 src/net/server/html/webgli/:
65 converted globaluse, localuse, networkmounts, portagetree, and stageselection
66 moved saveclientconfig stuff into clientconfig
67 moved saveconfigfiles into config files
68 converted etc_portage and makedotconf
69 converted bootloader and kernel
70 convert daemons, extrapackages, networking, review, services, timezone, users
71 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
72 proper 404 handling for .pyhtml extension
73 HTML escape <% %> stuff
74 work around python's sucky regexes
75 src/GLIInstallProfile.py:
76 allow set_{rsync,ftp,http}_proxy() to accept empty values
77
78 7 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
79 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
80 initial commit of Legolas templating engine
81 302 redirects
82 src/net/server/html/index.html, src/net/server/webgli_template.html:
83 minor changes for new code
84 src/net/server/html/*.pyhtml, src/net/server/html/webgli/*.pyhtml:
85 initial commit of the conversion from the monolithic WebGLIHandler.py to the
86 one file per path Legolas goodness
87 partitioning[2-4] done
88
89 5 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
90 webgli: dhcp options in CC and post-install.
91 updated comparison chart.
92 webgli: etc/portage/* and distcc support added. not too-well tested.
93
94 4 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
95 webgli_template.html: valign=top on left side.
96 webgli: fix bootloader boot_device. now working.
97 webgli: CC proxy done. post-install proxy in progress.
98
99 3 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
100 src/net/server/webgli_template.html:
101 increase padding for content cell to 7px and add colspan=2
102
103 3 Dec 2005; Nicholas D. Wolfood <blackace@gentoo.org>
104 webgli: added graphic bar on top
105 webgli: added hover effects on the links on the left
106 webgli: re-rendered header_bg.png to stretch without artifacts
107
108 3 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
109 webgli: make.conf disabling fixes for dynamic_stage3
110 fixed portage snapshot browse popup
111 all changes tested.
112 webgli: add debug mode to CC screen. the screen still needs lots of work.
113
114 1 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
115 added debug mode question to gli-dialog
116 added CC proxies to CC networking for gli-dialog
117 webgli: fixed skip CC networking if connection active
118 webgli: portage snapshot defaults to CD
119 webgli: bootloader mbr drive selection
120 webgli: USE flags unselectable if dynamic_stage3
121 webgli: manual extra packages and save button.
122
123 28 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
124 src/GLIUtility.py:
125 change ping count to 2
126 docs/comparison.html
127 initial commit
128
129 27 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
130 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
131 fix map() issue with grub code
132 replace kernel_names and initrd_names loops with one-liners
133
134 27 Nov 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
135 gli-dialog won't let you dynamic stage3 without systempkgs.txt.
136 initial gli-dialog support for recommended partitioning layout and clear.
137 failure cleanup now an option for gli-dialog.
138 move livecd-kernel to top of kernel lists. fix proto bug in rc.conf
139 added comparison list and updated TODO!
140
141 26 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
142 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
143 fix to stage1() debug code
144 fix to stage2() debug code
145
146 26 Nov 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
147 some more bootloader code fixes. forgot boot_device != mbr_device.
148
149 25 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
150 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
151 fix to unallocated space merging when last one is after part 4
152
153 24 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
154 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
155 small fix to debugging code in copy_pkg_to_chroot()
156
157 23 Nov 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
158 more bugfixes with bootloader code
159 gli-dialog side appears to work
160
161 21 Nov 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
162 initial adding of boot_device to backend.
163 initial boot_device support added to gli-dialog.
164 some fixes of my poor coding
165
166 20 Nov 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
167 converted gli-dialog to use the install_package_list.
168 gtkfe has already been converted by AllanonJL
169 new way working in gli-dialog now and added to webgli.
170 added set/get_boot_device() to IP
171
172 19 Nov 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
173 get_install_package_list added to InstallProfile. This can be used by the FEs
174
175 17 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
176 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
177 call ls with '-1 --color=no'
178
179 16 Nov 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
180 added warning (#9) to GRP ppl about stage3 tarballs
181
182 15 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
183 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
184 change fat32/fat16 to vfat in mount_local_partitions() so mount doesn't get
185 confused
186
187 13 Nov 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
188 removed protocols from rc.conf screens
189 finished initial rc.conf and make.conf in webgli
190
191 13 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
192 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
193 add -h option to usage()
194 show time and request URI in debug mode
195 show client IP in debug mode
196 just use IP instead of trying to do a reverse lookup
197
198 12 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
199 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
200 'classier' 401 message
201 proper commandline parsing
202 help via -h
203 user/pass can be specificed via commandline option
204
205 11 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
206 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
207 basic HTTP auth
208
209 10 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
210 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
211 dynamic module reloading (yipee!)
212 send 'Last-Modified' header for real files
213 respond to HEAD with just headers
214 src/net/server/handlers/WebGLIHandler.py:
215 icons for drives
216
217 7 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
218 src/net/server/handlers/WebGLIHandler.py:
219 initial 'pretty' partition table display support
220 clicking partition in 'pretty' display works instead of radio buttons
221 radio buttons and pretty display work together
222 META redirect instead of javascript
223 pretty display stretches across entire screen
224 'Recommended layout' and 'Clear drive' functions
225 properly catch exceptions from do_recommended()
226 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
227 replace preinst, copy, postinst, rm steps with qmerge
228 whoops...that shouldn't have been commented out
229 create image_dir with -p in copy_pkg_to_chroot()
230 more generic of symlink crappiness
231 new copy_pkg_to_chroot() actually works now
232
233 6 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
234 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
235 initial generic disk support
236 fixes for add_partition() code
237 src/net/server/handlers/WebGLIHandler.py:
238 added support for creating generic disks
239 add new partition working
240 save and delete partitions
241
242 6 Nov 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
243 webgli: Partitioning making progress.
244
245 5 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
246 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
247 copy_pkg_to_chroot() overhaul - does install the Right Way(TM) (copy files to
248 image dir, run pkg_setup, pkg_preinst, copy to /, pkg_postinst, remove image
249 dir) and works around /etc/gconf symlink problem
250
251 5 Nov 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
252 webgli: lots of updates. preliminary partitioning. extra packages works.
253
254 3 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
255 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
256 httpd now supports HTTPS and falls back to HTTP if not available
257 make fallback actually work
258 src/net/server/SecureXMLRPCServer.py:
259 SecureSocketServer is now threaded
260
261 2 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
262 src/net/client/gliclient.py:
263 try to use HTTPS for XMLRPC first and fallback to HTTP
264 pretend mode
265 src/net/server/gliserv.py, src/net/server/SecureXMLRPCServer.py:
266 HTTPS XMLRPC goodness from samyron
267 pass name of certificate
268
269 31 Oct 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
270 wegli: daemons and services screens done.
271
272 30 Oct 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
273 webgli: networking and users screens
274 added return_redirect to handler.py
275 loading and saving install/client profiles works for webgli now
276 Review also done
277
278*GLI-0.2 (27 Oct 2005)
279
280 26 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
281 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
282 properly check for bootloader emerge exist status with exitsuccess()
283 log output of grub install command
284 add --batch --no-floppy to grub command
285 grubinstallstring only gets logged if debug is on
286 src/GLIUtility.py:
287 update progress bar to 100% when process finishes
288
289 25 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
290 src/GLIClientController.py:
291 added debugging code for the interaction between the 2 threads via Event()
292 src/GLIUtility.py:
293 doubled the buffer size in spawn()
294 bump buffer size up to 16384
295 only report progress in 5% increments
296 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
297 kernelpkgs.txt support code
298 above disabled because it sucks
299 added add_pkg_to_world()
300
301 24 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
302 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
303 use tar | tar to copy files in copy_pkg_to_chroot()
304 extract devices.tar.bz2 created by baselayout instead of running MAKEDEV
305
306 23 Oct 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
307 DEBUGGING ADDED TO AT. verbose field added to CConfig.
308
309 23 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
310 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
311 / maps to index.html
312 look for actual files in html/
313 src/net/html:
314 new template
315 src/GLIUtility.py:
316 added parse_vdb_contents()
317 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
318 added copy_pkg_to_chroot()
319 added debug code to dynamic-stage3
320 switch dynamic-stage3 to new method
321 lots of bug fixes from adding debug code
322
323 22 Oct 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
324 webgli initial bootloader support + changed make.conf.
325 IP: changed defaults for stage, kernel_build_method, kernel_source_pkg.
326
327 20 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
328 src/GLIUtility.py:
329 horrible tangled mess of code that is tarball unpacking subprogress display
330 add unpack progress to portage snapshot
331 use read() instead of readlines() in spawn()
332 only update progress bar for whole percents
333
334 19 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
335 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
336 change call to 'grub' to use GLIUtility.exitsuccess()
337 add definition of 'build_mode' in _configure_lilo()
338 src/misc/updategtkfe, src/misc/updateglid:
339 fix so subshell is called in root shell
340
341 18 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
342 src/net/server/handlers/WebGLIHandler.py:
343 stage screen launches URI browser in sized window with various properties set
344
345 17 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
346 src/misc/updategtkfe:
347 updated to actually work
348 remove previous snapshot and extracted dir before downloading
349 src/misc/updateglid:
350 updated to actually work
351 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
352 fixed bug where grub code was looking for 'root+root+file_name2'
353
354 16 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
355 src/net/server/handlers/WebGLIHandler.py:
356 URI browser
357 added mirror selection
358 src/GLIUtility.py:
359 ls via ssh strips off ending *
360
361 16 Oct 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
362 more updates to webgli. stage selection.
363
364 11 Oct 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
365 updated webgli with preliminary Network Mounts support.
366
367 9 Oct 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
368 GenDialog: string formatting and yes/no label fixes.
369 added WebGLI template for gliserv.py
370 added WebGLIHandler as well as a definition for it in gliserv.py
371 updates to the webgli files even though they won't be there for long.
372 Utility: remove exception for non-existant grppkgs.txt until the new livecd
373 goes public.
374
375 9 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
376 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
377 override dict to not be so anal
378 main server now loads separate module to handle requests
379 src/net/server/handlers/ProfileHandler.py, src/net/server/handler.py:
380 split out profile URLs into separate handler function
381 move handlers into subdirectory
382 add Welcome and Clients handlers
383
384 5 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
385 src/GLIUtility.py:
386 raise exception if password prompt received twice
387
388 2 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
389 src/GLIUtility.py:
390 removed rot13ify()
391
392 1 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
393 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
394 allow for param to be passed multiple times in GET
395 no XMLRPC functions return None
396 modify POST request parsing to only create a list if needed
397 fix GET request parsing so the list creation for multiple values works
398 src/net/client/gliclient.py:
399 various typo and type mismatch fixes
400 exit after exception
7 401
8 30 Sep 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org> 402 30 Sep 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
9 src/net/client/gliclient.py: 403 src/net/client/gliclient.py:
10 initial commit 404 initial commit
11 pass MAC to XMLRPC functions 405 pass MAC to XMLRPC functions

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