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Re: [PATCH anaconda/master] Add support to determine the ARM processor variety and select the correct kernel to install.



On Thu, 2012-07-12 at 14:35 -0400, David Cantrell wrote:
> I understand you've declared this as temporary
> and not the ideal solution, but something we can do now to make
> progress.
> The problem with that is that there's no such thing as temporary here.
> We'll carry the hash forever and then a year+ down the road, something
> won't
> work with arm kernel installation and it'll be declared an anaconda
> problem
> and we won't have any idea why.  And it'll come back to this hash
> being out
> of sync or wrong or whatever.  In fact, the reporters will likely
> refer to
> it as a "regression" or something "anaconda does that just doesn't
> make
> sense".  So I want to stop that from ever happening in the first
> place. 

+1

That way you never need a "Polishing day"

https://www.redhat.com/archives/anaconda-devel-list/2009-February/msg00054.html

Matt


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