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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 1.583 2006/01/23 01:26:58 agaffney Exp $
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6*GLI-0.2 (4 Aug 2005) 6*GLI-0.3 (27 Oct 2005)
7
8 22 Jan 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
9 src/SimpleXMLParser.py:
10 initial support for 'include' in XML files
11 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
12 initial support for %
13 src/GLIClientController.py:
14 add debugging statements to pre-install steps
15
16 15 Jan 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
17 webgli/configfiles:
18 check for key in etc_files['rc.conf'] to fix key error
19 webgli/timezone: small fix.
20 webgli/extrapackages: list-type fix
21 webgli/services: same
22 glimd: add/edit_client updates.
23
24 12 Jan 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
25 added configure.pyhtml to glimd. minor changes
26 to top and add_client. fixed up showargs.
27 added execute.pyhtml
28 changed register clients line in gliserv for name->hostname.
29 updated TODO.
30
31 10 Jan 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
32 src/net/server/*:
33 added add/del/edit client/profile.pythml for glimd.
34 updated templates, showclients, and gliserv.
35
36 10 Jan 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
37 src/net/server/*:
38 stupid threading module...
39
40 8 Jan 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
41 AT: rc.conf -> conf.d/clock
42
43 7 Jan 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
44 src/GLIPortage.py:
45 show 'Calculating dependencies for ...' in subprogress bar at beginning of
46 emerge()
47 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
48 copy /etc/X11/gdm/gdm.conf.old into chroot if /etc/X11/gdm/gdm.conf exists
49 in the chroot
50 remove _quickpkg_deps() and _portage_best_{visible,version}()
51 src/GLIUtility.py:
52 fail immediately in validate_uri() if provided URI can't be parsed
53 modify fetch_and_unpack_tarball() and get_uri() to allow fetch subprogress
54 debug code in spawn()
55 use lower-level os.read() instead of file.read() because python sucks
56 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
57 basic subprogress reporting for partitioning
58 total_steps was 1 too high
59
60 6 Jan 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
61 src/GLIUtility.py:
62 move parse_vdb_contents() to GLIPortage
63 src/GLIPortage.py:
64 remove all symlink fixups
65 ignore 'dir' entries in CONTENTS
66 call tar with -p
67
68 5 Jan 2006; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
69 AT: bootsplash is now gensplash
70 gliserv: add advanced_mode to shared_info
71 webgli: Added advanced mode. mostly just disables a few screens.
72
73 2 Jan 2006; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
74 src/GLIPortage.py:
75 get_deps() calls 'emerge -p' and then removed packages that aren't in vdb
76 added emerge()
77 update sub-progress after each package is emerged
78 skip tar, symlink fixup, and copy from image dir to / if no files in CONTENTS
79 call get_best_version_vdb() instead of get_best_version_vdb_chroot()
80 remove link if it exists before moving content into place
81 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
82 install_packages() now calls emerge() in GLIPortage
83 change all calls to self._emerge() to self._portage.emerge()
84 comment out all emerge status checking...using exceptions now
85 call copy_pkg_to_chroot() directly for livecd-kernel
86
87 31 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
88 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
89 remove add_pkg_to_world() and copy_pkg_to_chroot()
90 copy installer.log to installer.log.failed on install failure
91 src/GLIUtility.py:
92 added get_keymaps()
93 spawn() takes any False argument for chroot instead of just None
94 src/GLIPortage.py:
95 copy_pkg_to_chroot() chroot's to run ebuild is use_root=False
96 change copy_pkg_to_chroot() to work properly with use_root=False
97 figure PORTAGE_TMPDIR properly
98
99 27 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
100 src/net/server/html/*:
101 converted showclients, load/saveprofile
102
103 26 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
104 src/GLIPortage.py:
105 exclude packages already in chroot vdb from binary deplist
106 chroot to use best_version for chroot's vdb
107 src/runtimedeps.py:
108 accept ROOT via commandline instead of env
109
110 25 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
111 src/runtimedeps.py:
112 remove passing of ROOT
113 src/GLIPortage.py:
114 modify get_deps() to get deptree for each package and merge into final list
115 remove depgraph class
116 add debugging code to get_deps()
117 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
118 combine code for GRP/compile in install_packages() into one block
119 debugging code in install_packages()
120
121 24 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
122 src/runtimedeps.py:
123 initial commit
124 src/GLIPortage.py:
125 use separate script for GRP deps
126 remove calls to portage module
127
128 23 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
129 src/GLIPortage.py:
130 initial commit
131 move some of portage function from GLIAT
132 flipped around a few function args
133 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
134 revamp install_packages() for new GLIPortage
135
136 21 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
137 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
138 extract /usr/livecd/metadata.tar.bz2 to chroot if it exists
139
140 20 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
141 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
142 wrap generated code in a class to isolate it a bit better
143 302 redirects work
144 don't use cgi.escape() for <% %>
145 src/net/server/html/webgli/*:
146 load/save profile
147 src/GLIUtility.py:
148 change /sbin/lspci to just lspci
149
150 18 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
151 src/GLIClientController.py:
152 change ordering of statements in CC run() while loop to not go past the end
153 of the array
154 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
155 removed redundant bind mounts
156
157 18 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
158 REMOVED dialogfe.py since it is totally obsolete. use gli-dialog.py
159 added a diagram by blackace from last night.
160 added the glossary in RTF format.
161
162 17 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
163 x86AT: separated out emerge/configure from running of bootloader
164 added MBR drive support to lilo.
165 these changes will likely not work.
166 AT: added setup_and_run_bootloader step.
167
168 12 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
169 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
170 call generated code in a function
171 src/net/server/html/webgli/*:
172 include top/bottom
173 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py, src/GLIClientController.py,
174 src/GLIClientCongifuration.py:
175 install mode magic
176
177 11 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
178 src/GLIClientController.py:
179 use GLIException when there's an import problem
180 added debug code to show install_steps
181 src/templates/amd64ArchitectureTemplate.py:
182 add . to import path
183 proper path this time: ../../templates
184 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
185 add _portage_best_version() function
186
187 11 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
188 added initial glossary and gimli diagram to the docs directory.
189 modify gli-dialog to allow editing of the install_profile after loading XML.
190
191 8 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
192 src/net/server/html/webgli/:
193 converted globaluse, localuse, networkmounts, portagetree, and stageselection
194 moved saveclientconfig stuff into clientconfig
195 moved saveconfigfiles into config files
196 converted etc_portage and makedotconf
197 converted bootloader and kernel
198 convert daemons, extrapackages, networking, review, services, timezone, users
199 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
200 proper 404 handling for .pyhtml extension
201 HTML escape <% %> stuff
202 work around python's sucky regexes
203 src/GLIInstallProfile.py:
204 allow set_{rsync,ftp,http}_proxy() to accept empty values
205
206 7 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
207 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
208 initial commit of Legolas templating engine
209 302 redirects
210 src/net/server/html/index.html, src/net/server/webgli_template.html:
211 minor changes for new code
212 src/net/server/html/*.pyhtml, src/net/server/html/webgli/*.pyhtml:
213 initial commit of the conversion from the monolithic WebGLIHandler.py to the
214 one file per path Legolas goodness
215 partitioning[2-4] done
216
217 5 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
218 webgli: dhcp options in CC and post-install.
219 updated comparison chart.
220 webgli: etc/portage/* and distcc support added. not too-well tested.
221
222 4 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
223 webgli_template.html: valign=top on left side.
224 webgli: fix bootloader boot_device. now working.
225 webgli: CC proxy done. post-install proxy in progress.
226
227 3 Dec 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
228 src/net/server/webgli_template.html:
229 increase padding for content cell to 7px and add colspan=2
230
231 3 Dec 2005; Nicholas D. Wolfood <blackace@gentoo.org>
232 webgli: added graphic bar on top
233 webgli: added hover effects on the links on the left
234 webgli: re-rendered header_bg.png to stretch without artifacts
235
236 3 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
237 webgli: make.conf disabling fixes for dynamic_stage3
238 fixed portage snapshot browse popup
239 all changes tested.
240 webgli: add debug mode to CC screen. the screen still needs lots of work.
241
242 1 Dec 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
243 added debug mode question to gli-dialog
244 added CC proxies to CC networking for gli-dialog
245 webgli: fixed skip CC networking if connection active
246 webgli: portage snapshot defaults to CD
247 webgli: bootloader mbr drive selection
248 webgli: USE flags unselectable if dynamic_stage3
249 webgli: manual extra packages and save button.
250
251 28 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
252 src/GLIUtility.py:
253 change ping count to 2
254 docs/comparison.html
255 initial commit
256
257 27 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
258 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
259 fix map() issue with grub code
260 replace kernel_names and initrd_names loops with one-liners
261
262 27 Nov 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
263 gli-dialog won't let you dynamic stage3 without systempkgs.txt.
264 initial gli-dialog support for recommended partitioning layout and clear.
265 failure cleanup now an option for gli-dialog.
266 move livecd-kernel to top of kernel lists. fix proto bug in rc.conf
267 added comparison list and updated TODO!
268
269 26 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
270 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
271 fix to stage1() debug code
272 fix to stage2() debug code
273
274 26 Nov 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
275 some more bootloader code fixes. forgot boot_device != mbr_device.
276
277 25 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
278 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
279 fix to unallocated space merging when last one is after part 4
280
281 24 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
282 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
283 small fix to debugging code in copy_pkg_to_chroot()
284
285 23 Nov 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
286 more bugfixes with bootloader code
287 gli-dialog side appears to work
288
289 21 Nov 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
290 initial adding of boot_device to backend.
291 initial boot_device support added to gli-dialog.
292 some fixes of my poor coding
293
294 20 Nov 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
295 converted gli-dialog to use the install_package_list.
296 gtkfe has already been converted by AllanonJL
297 new way working in gli-dialog now and added to webgli.
298 added set/get_boot_device() to IP
299
300 19 Nov 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
301 get_install_package_list added to InstallProfile. This can be used by the FEs
302
303 17 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
304 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
305 call ls with '-1 --color=no'
306
307 16 Nov 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
308 added warning (#9) to GRP ppl about stage3 tarballs
309
310 15 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
311 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
312 change fat32/fat16 to vfat in mount_local_partitions() so mount doesn't get
313 confused
314
315 13 Nov 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
316 removed protocols from rc.conf screens
317 finished initial rc.conf and make.conf in webgli
318
319 13 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
320 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
321 add -h option to usage()
322 show time and request URI in debug mode
323 show client IP in debug mode
324 just use IP instead of trying to do a reverse lookup
325
326 12 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
327 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
328 'classier' 401 message
329 proper commandline parsing
330 help via -h
331 user/pass can be specificed via commandline option
332
333 11 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
334 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
335 basic HTTP auth
336
337 10 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
338 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
339 dynamic module reloading (yipee!)
340 send 'Last-Modified' header for real files
341 respond to HEAD with just headers
342 src/net/server/handlers/WebGLIHandler.py:
343 icons for drives
344
345 7 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
346 src/net/server/handlers/WebGLIHandler.py:
347 initial 'pretty' partition table display support
348 clicking partition in 'pretty' display works instead of radio buttons
349 radio buttons and pretty display work together
350 META redirect instead of javascript
351 pretty display stretches across entire screen
352 'Recommended layout' and 'Clear drive' functions
353 properly catch exceptions from do_recommended()
354 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
355 replace preinst, copy, postinst, rm steps with qmerge
356 whoops...that shouldn't have been commented out
357 create image_dir with -p in copy_pkg_to_chroot()
358 more generic of symlink crappiness
359 new copy_pkg_to_chroot() actually works now
360
361 6 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
362 src/GLIStorageDevice.py:
363 initial generic disk support
364 fixes for add_partition() code
365 src/net/server/handlers/WebGLIHandler.py:
366 added support for creating generic disks
367 add new partition working
368 save and delete partitions
369
370 6 Nov 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
371 webgli: Partitioning making progress.
372
373 5 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
374 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
375 copy_pkg_to_chroot() overhaul - does install the Right Way(TM) (copy files to
376 image dir, run pkg_setup, pkg_preinst, copy to /, pkg_postinst, remove image
377 dir) and works around /etc/gconf symlink problem
378
379 5 Nov 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
380 webgli: lots of updates. preliminary partitioning. extra packages works.
381
382 3 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
383 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
384 httpd now supports HTTPS and falls back to HTTP if not available
385 make fallback actually work
386 src/net/server/SecureXMLRPCServer.py:
387 SecureSocketServer is now threaded
388
389 2 Nov 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
390 src/net/client/gliclient.py:
391 try to use HTTPS for XMLRPC first and fallback to HTTP
392 pretend mode
393 src/net/server/gliserv.py, src/net/server/SecureXMLRPCServer.py:
394 HTTPS XMLRPC goodness from samyron
395 pass name of certificate
396
397 31 Oct 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
398 wegli: daemons and services screens done.
399
400 30 Oct 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
401 webgli: networking and users screens
402 added return_redirect to handler.py
403 loading and saving install/client profiles works for webgli now
404 Review also done
405
406*GLI-0.2 (27 Oct 2005)
407
408 26 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
409 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
410 properly check for bootloader emerge exist status with exitsuccess()
411 log output of grub install command
412 add --batch --no-floppy to grub command
413 grubinstallstring only gets logged if debug is on
414 src/GLIUtility.py:
415 update progress bar to 100% when process finishes
416
417 25 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
418 src/GLIClientController.py:
419 added debugging code for the interaction between the 2 threads via Event()
420 src/GLIUtility.py:
421 doubled the buffer size in spawn()
422 bump buffer size up to 16384
423 only report progress in 5% increments
424 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
425 kernelpkgs.txt support code
426 above disabled because it sucks
427 added add_pkg_to_world()
428
429 24 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
430 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
431 use tar | tar to copy files in copy_pkg_to_chroot()
432 extract devices.tar.bz2 created by baselayout instead of running MAKEDEV
433
434 23 Oct 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
435 DEBUGGING ADDED TO AT. verbose field added to CConfig.
436
437 23 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
438 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
439 / maps to index.html
440 look for actual files in html/
441 src/net/html:
442 new template
443 src/GLIUtility.py:
444 added parse_vdb_contents()
445 src/GLIArchitectureTemplate.py:
446 added copy_pkg_to_chroot()
447 added debug code to dynamic-stage3
448 switch dynamic-stage3 to new method
449 lots of bug fixes from adding debug code
450
451 22 Oct 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
452 webgli initial bootloader support + changed make.conf.
453 IP: changed defaults for stage, kernel_build_method, kernel_source_pkg.
454
455 20 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
456 src/GLIUtility.py:
457 horrible tangled mess of code that is tarball unpacking subprogress display
458 add unpack progress to portage snapshot
459 use read() instead of readlines() in spawn()
460 only update progress bar for whole percents
461
462 19 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
463 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
464 change call to 'grub' to use GLIUtility.exitsuccess()
465 add definition of 'build_mode' in _configure_lilo()
466 src/misc/updategtkfe, src/misc/updateglid:
467 fix so subshell is called in root shell
468
469 18 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
470 src/net/server/handlers/WebGLIHandler.py:
471 stage screen launches URI browser in sized window with various properties set
472
473 17 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
474 src/misc/updategtkfe:
475 updated to actually work
476 remove previous snapshot and extracted dir before downloading
477 src/misc/updateglid:
478 updated to actually work
479 src/templates/x86ArchitectureTemplate.py:
480 fixed bug where grub code was looking for 'root+root+file_name2'
481
482 16 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
483 src/net/server/handlers/WebGLIHandler.py:
484 URI browser
485 added mirror selection
486 src/GLIUtility.py:
487 ls via ssh strips off ending *
488
489 16 Oct 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
490 more updates to webgli. stage selection.
491
492 11 Oct 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
493 updated webgli with preliminary Network Mounts support.
494
495 9 Oct 2005; Preston Cody <codeman@gentoo.org>
496 GenDialog: string formatting and yes/no label fixes.
497 added WebGLI template for gliserv.py
498 added WebGLIHandler as well as a definition for it in gliserv.py
499 updates to the webgli files even though they won't be there for long.
500 Utility: remove exception for non-existant grppkgs.txt until the new livecd
501 goes public.
502
503 9 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
504 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
505 override dict to not be so anal
506 main server now loads separate module to handle requests
507 src/net/server/handlers/ProfileHandler.py, src/net/server/handler.py:
508 split out profile URLs into separate handler function
509 move handlers into subdirectory
510 add Welcome and Clients handlers
511
512 5 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
513 src/GLIUtility.py:
514 raise exception if password prompt received twice
515
516 2 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
517 src/GLIUtility.py:
518 removed rot13ify()
519
520 1 Oct 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
521 src/net/server/gliserv.py:
522 allow for param to be passed multiple times in GET
523 no XMLRPC functions return None
524 modify POST request parsing to only create a list if needed
525 fix GET request parsing so the list creation for multiple values works
526 src/net/client/gliclient.py:
527 various typo and type mismatch fixes
528 exit after exception
7 529
8 30 Sep 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org> 530 30 Sep 2005; Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@gentoo.org>
9 src/net/client/gliclient.py: 531 src/net/client/gliclient.py:
10 initial commit 532 initial commit
11 pass MAC to XMLRPC functions 533 pass MAC to XMLRPC functions

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