[Live-demo] [live-demo] version 6.0 feature freeze tomorrow

Angelos Tzotsos gcpp.kalxas at gmail.com
Mon Jul 9 07:11:29 PDT 2012

On 07/09/2012 03:36 PM, Jorge Gaspar Sanz Salinas wrote:
> On 9 July 2012 13:12, Angelos Tzotsos <gcpp.kalxas at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 07/09/2012 01:45 PM, Angelos Tzotsos wrote:
>>> On 07/09/2012 01:40 PM, Jorge Gaspar Sanz Salinas wrote:
>>>> On 9 July 2012 12:06, Angelos Tzotsos <gcpp.kalxas at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>> Hi all,
>>>>> Just a reminder that tomorrow is feature freeze for version 6.0.
>>>>> This also means that I will start the build process of beta1 in 36 hours
>>>>> from now.
>>>>> Geoserver and Geonetwork installations have just been fixed in svn.
>>>>> Outstanding issues are listed here:
>>>>> http://trac.osgeo.org/osgeo/report/10
>>>>> Please commit any fixes you might have.
>>>>> Best regards,
>>>>> Angelos
>>>> I'm sorry to said I've closed the gvSIG critical bug with a wontfix
>>>> solution. Our debian packager unfortunately has not had time to work
>>>> on the package so the current package of gvSIG 1.11 works with OpenJDK
>>>> or Oracle 1.6 and not on 1.7 which I assume is the blocking dependency
>>>> not resolved on gvSIG installation.
>>>> That said, we have to accept not being included on this release of
>>>> LiveDVD. I hope we will have the updated debian package for ubuntu
>>>> 12.04 on the next LiveDVD Release.
>>>> Best regards.
>>> Hi Jorge,
>>> I recall that 1.12RC is getting close. We would like to include this
>>> version on the DVD, even if it is not ready for beta1 tomorrow.
>>> Perhaps we could try a custom installer and not a deb file.
>>> Thoughts?
>>> Best regards,
>>> Angelos
>> I have tried installing latest 1.11 version on alpha4, without included jre.
>> There was a message about not finding java 6 but I ignored it.
>> Installation process worked fine and the software seems to work fine under
>> openjdk7 (without JAI though).
>> Is there a way to deploy the bin file automatically? I recall Geonetwork
>> getting installed from a bin file with a configuration xml file. Could this
>> be the case for gvSIG too?
> Well we can go back to the first scripts I did before we had a debian
> package. That is, create a compress file with the binaries and do all
> the install tasks on the script but it will take some time. Maybe I
> can ask for some help or try to find some time to do the job myself
> this week.
> The RC is almost there (the release team are doing the final tests
> before publishing the build as they have reported this morning).
>   Best regards
Yes, this would be a good solution.
Do you remember the svn revision or the version of the DVD that used 
those initial scripts?
I can try to help too.

Best regards,

Angelos Tzotsos
Remote Sensing Laboratory
National Technical University of Athens

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