Apr 21 2016

Cooker news Week 16

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Full log As most of you know QA gave a NOGO for the latest beta recently before release. In fact updates were actually coming in while we were having the meeting. Some of these updates if we had been aware of them may well have tipped the decision the other way. We apologize and will …

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Apr 18 2016

Brand new OpenMandriva development environment – ABF!

What is ABF? ABF is the Automated Build Farm, the distributed environments to build today’s modern Linux distributions. Supporting all steps from managing source code, compiling source code to binaries, creating deliverable repository of packages, and to creating ISO images. ABF provides you with power to build projects for large variety of distributions and hardware …

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Apr 18 2016

Dev news Week 16

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Good news from Fedya, our ARM and ABF expert! Hello everyone. Happy to say, that cached chroots reimplemented by https://github.com/OpenMandrivaSoftware/docker-builder/commit/3798095adeee9809f884619ed0a57bb3a4779569 And a bit later i will push new image to our build farm. other enhancements and features * several image optimizations (favicons, abf icons, etc) * redis and postges switched to google dns for better …

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Apr 06 2016

Beta1 is here!

Hi folks! with making it better, better and better we decided to make a cut and finally release the Beta1 of OpenMandriva Lx3! Let’s polish it together 🙂 This BETA1 release is the culmination of over a years effort and offers features that set it at the leading edge of software technology. The use of …

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Apr 03 2016

QA meeting GO/NOGO

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Hi all! A QA meeting for GO/NOGO just finished and it is decided that last couple of issues do not let us call the ISO a Beta yet. This will take another few days. We are upset with the delay, but delivering you the best experience and being responsible for what we call “Beta” is …

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Apr 01 2016

Cooker news Week 13-2016

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Full log A new beta release will be shared this Sunday and will be candidate to QA (Quality Assurance) Team validation. Not much change since last meetings: additional bug fixes, removal of Plasma 5 in favour of WindowMaker as default environment. Good test!

Mar 23 2016

Cooker news Week 12-2016

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Hi folks! Last mile! OMLx is getting Plasma 5.6 upgrade, getting a lot of fixes. This is the last upgrade, breaking the freeze, though this breakage was planned, for the case if Plasma update comes on time (as it did). Beta ISO should be ready for QA testing before the end of the week

Mar 20 2016

Our new ABF vs previous one!;)

Do you already have an account at our Automated Build Farm (ABF)? Check it out! abf.openmandriva.orgabf.openmandriva.org What is the difference to previous one? Look for yourself! More than a thousand words. 361KB pagesize vs 1.15. And we dropped all unused code from js. Coming soon: fail reason for a build, like it was on kenobi.mandriva …

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Mar 17 2016

Cooker news Week 11-2016

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Agenda Full log Kernel and Hardware During the release report there was a discussion about hardware issues. The intel i915 driver has been causing issue for people for some time now. In particular some laptops which utilise dual graphics adapters for power saving. This problem shows itself continuous rebooting. Later kernels appear to perform better …

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Mar 14 2016

Cooker news Week 10-2016

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Agenda Full log 1. Main cooler repos are now in good shape 2. A new iso has been issued for QA approval for beta some boot and issues were found that need fixing so this candidate was not accepted. 3. As the repos are now in good shape the process of connecting the new ABF …

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