symlinks to releases
Minh Ha Duong
haduong at centre-cired.fr
Mon Sep 22 16:10:56 CEST 2008
The release notes :
are very short. I would suggest that they at least link to the wiki
See in that page what I wrote about symlinks and about upgrading. If they are
correct, would you please add them to the README ?
Le lundi 22 septembre 2008, Julian Chu a écrit :
> On Sat, Sep 20, 2008 at 07:51:42PM +0200, Minh Ha Duong wrote:
> > > Is it really necessary to have date-less symlinks to versions?
> > >
> > > [ ] Om2008.9.rootfs.jffs2 19-Sep-2008 15:55 68M
> > > [ ] Om2008.9.rootfs.tar.gz 19-Sep-2008 16:03 49M
> > > [ ] Om2008.9.splash.gz 03-Sep-2008 21:58 2.4K
> > > [ ] Om2008.9.uImage.bin
> > >
> > > Discussion?
> > Interesting question. I never understood why archive maintainers did
> > that. Maybe someone can explain us ?
> > Minh
> Hi Minh,
> * Our PM wants lets people can see a simple URL like
> * In other side, we hope the filename can keep the information of date.
> It's not about "when did the file be create". It's about "when did we
> pick up the release of OpenEmbedded Building System."
> An Engineer can see the name and to know "If I checkout out the date
> of OE tree, I can start building the same image."
> In most case both of the date are the same, but sometimes it's
> different. it's like Om2008.9. We release in Sep19, the date of OE tree we
> pick up is Sep 16.
> Best Regards,
Minh HA DUONG, Chargé de Recherche, CNRS
CIRED, Centre International de Recherches sur l'Environnement et le
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