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Where did unstable.rosdistro go?

asked 2012-09-13 12:06:30 -0600

David Lu gravatar image

I'm finally getting around to releasing some of my stacks as debs. However, I thought you were supposed to start by editing the unstable distro, but now that seems to be gone.

Where did it go, and/or where do you start otherwise?

(I'm aware of these Tutorials but I don't want to break the build by editing the electric distro incorrectly. )

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answered 2012-09-13 12:36:05 -0600

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unstable was originally a distro which was designed to be a rolling release distro where integration happened and periodically it would be forked as things solidified towards a release. However in reality this just ended up making a lot of work when things had to be renamed and documentation updated as releases approached.

Now we simply branch each rosdistro file from the previous one.

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So is the first step to building a deb checking the changes into say electric.rosdistro? Or is there some other testing that happens first?

David Lu gravatar imageDavid Lu ( 2012-09-13 12:45:35 -0600 )edit

I think I've got it.

David Lu gravatar imageDavid Lu ( 2012-09-13 13:47:35 -0600 )edit

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