We had a great meeting this month. A lot of people joined our discussions on Arch Classroom and Arch Linux Install Day. Check out our logs here. Thanks to everyone who participated and for the great ideas. Meeting notes are below.
Arch Linux Classrooms
- Current classroom in development: PKGBUILD class.
- Lots in interest for Classrooms; people have volunteered as instructors.
- Need more help creating materials. Also make sure the wiki is updated with good packaging information.
- DeveloperWiki: Building in a Clean Chroot
- devtools - package building utilities and helper scripts
- Work with Chakra as they use PKGBUILDs and pacman.
- Chakra Wiki: Chakra Buildsystem
- We should have a step by step “how to setup your arch for packaging” in the class. (See devwiki clean chroot link above.)
- People can use ABS to look at other package builds (arch build system).
- Arch Linux Forums resources - package building help and requests
- Creating & Modifying Packages
- AUR Issues, Discussion & PKGBUILD Requests
- Proposal from thestinger: classroom for editing wiki.
- In the Classrooms wiki page, split list of classroms into three,
- proposed classrooms
- under work (being developed
- ready for use
Arch Linux Install Day
- Quick vote, ready-made Virtualbox image? 4 no, 2 yes, many abstained
- Google Hangout (in addition to IRC)
- November 10th
- Post on basic wiki editing, some resources, and maybe link to wiki list of stuff that needs updating / editing.