[Live-demo] [OSGeo-Discuss] OSGeoLive 7.0 status: alpha1

Angelos Tzotsos gcpp.kalxas at gmail.com
Tue May 14 11:03:30 PDT 2013

On 05/14/2013 04:58 AM, Alex Mandel wrote:
> On 05/13/2013 05:30 PM, Angelos Tzotsos wrote:
>> On 05/13/2013 01:37 PM, Hamish wrote:
>>> Angelos wrote:
>>>> I would prefer for us to start building a new mini upon
>>>> 64bit base and offer to the final users both 32 and 64 bit
>>>> builds.
>>> that would be ok if all software sources were from official
>>> build methods with fixed toolchain, but since we have many
>>> locally built tarballs installed it gets tough to make sure
>>> that everything builds and runs everywhere. our workload is
>>> already near capacity, although sticking with 12.04 should help
>>> with that.
>>> Mac is important. As a community they have been neglected by the
>>> major firms and are eager to find some native software that works.
>>> It's probably worth a look to see what the debian live people
>>> have done to get it to work there.  http://live.debian.net
>>> shrug,
>>> Hamish
>> Checking the available 12.04.2 download link
>> http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/xubuntu/releases/12.04.2/release/
>> I see that there is no mac specific download for the LTS....
>> Angelos
> Plain ubuntu and lubuntu both have it. May xubuntu didn't want to bother
> http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/lubuntu/releases/12.04/release/
> http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/lubuntu/releases/12.04/release/lubuntu-12.04-desktop-amd64+mac.iso 
> http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/releases/12.04/release/
> http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/releases/12.04/release/ubuntu-12.04.2-desktop-amd64+mac.iso 
> Have we tried a lubuntu build yet to see if it reduces space and 
> hardware requirements?
> Thanks,
> Alex
Hi Alex,

 From the previous discussion, I had the impression that one possible 
option was lubuntu 13.04, not 12.04, since I recall it was not polished 
enough to be used back then.

The answer to your question is no, we have not tried to build with it.


Angelos Tzotsos
Remote Sensing Laboratory
National Technical University of Athens

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