LinuxQuestions.org
Go Job Hunting at the LQ Job Marketplace
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Calculate
User Name
Password
Calculate This forum is for the discussion of Calculate Linux.

Notices

Reply
 
LinkBack Search this Thread
Old 06-19-2009, 06:36 AM   #1
Lautre
Calculate Linux
 
Registered: Jun 2009
Location: Saint-Petersburg, Russia
Distribution: Calculate Linux
Posts: 91

Rep: Reputation: 25
Calculate 1.1.0 RC1 released


In the Calculate Overlay ebuild package finally came Calculate! What would it mean? This means that all future versions Calculate Linux will finally be 100% compatible with Gentoo.
Calculate - a package that gathers system, installs it on your PC and adjusts. With this package you can create your own system from scratch and use it to install later.

We did not have a way to keep separate build scripts, knowing that the miser pays twice and one time (for example, to what could be the collapse of the hard drive) all could collapse overnight. At least a couple of projects I know. Of them was able to recover only one.

So, Calculate adapted to new realities, and may collect system, given that it will be there to attend as ebuild-a. The mechanism of the assembly, I think later on as some describe, it's quite interesting.

New Calculate have not updated nor themselves, nor their mother Overlay. The first function of the emerge, the second layman. Unfortunately until the layman knows nothing about this overlay. But if he is to link it with joy expands its system.

What are the advantages of assembly Calculate-st.
- Do you think only of the final product, describing conveniently USE flags (in separate case files), a packet (via the structure of directories and conditional units) and settings (using the profiles of the installation).
- Razmaskirovka dependency and a means of automated Calculate.
- You can use the experience of calculate overlay - propatchenny isolinux (calcboot), customized splash, which remains only to insert their images propatchenny slim (if anyone needed), etc.
- Convert to ISO format of the archive collected by the system using `calculate - iso`.
- And importantly - the opportunity to install and configure the system on different machines.

P.S. If you have people close to the developers of gentoo, I would appreciate if you can help add to calculate overlay in layman. Describe it here: http://svn.calculate.ru/overlay/layman-calculate.txt
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
LXer: Calculate Linux Desktop 9.6 XFCE released LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 06-06-2009 02:00 PM
LXer: Calculate Linux Desktop 9.6 KDE released LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 05-29-2009 10:10 AM
the rc1 released? codec Ubuntu 2 03-30-2005 07:02 PM
LFS-4.0-RC1 released lfslinux Linux From Scratch 1 09-29-2002 04:44 AM
LFS-3.2-RC1 released lfslinux Linux From Scratch 7 02-11-2002 08:13 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:53 PM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration