LFS-5.0-PRE1 -- how are we going to deal with this on the website

Gerard Beekmans gerard at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Sep 17 10:04:42 PDT 2003


On Wed, 2003-09-17 at 10:49, Jeroen Coumans wrote:
> Very good. I've just adjusted the menu to allow for test releases. It's 
> between "Stable" and "CVS" under the download section, which IMHO is a 
> logical place. You only have to adjust update-website.sh and you'll have 
> to create an archive in www/lfs/downloads/test/

What needs to be adjusted? We'd better get it adjusted then before it
gets run by cron in a few hours.

> You can also create a viewable book in www/lfs/view/test allthough I 
> don't have a link in the menu - we can put that link in the announcement.

If there is a download link, there should be a read link too.

> This way we don't have to adjust the menu for every new version number 
> and we differentiate enough between stable, test and CVS (so hopefully 
> no more people who think RC1 is more up2date than final).

Time will tell.

I'll add the news item when I release it.

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