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Gentoo Linux Installer Roadmap

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1.  Roadmap

This is a roadmap to the 1.0 release of the Gentoo Linux Installer which will occasionally be updated to reflect the current issues and future milestones for the project. For a more detailed roadmap, see the TODO list.

2.  Alpha Release (Complete)

Completed Tasks

  • Alpha version complete with a functional x86 installer with two front ends (dialog and GTK)
  • Await the release of the 2005.1 experimental livecd with X.

3.  Beta Release

Pending Tasks

  • Add /etc/portage/* support.
  • Allow users to create a custom kernel config during an install.
  • Add distcc support.
  • Integrate localization capabilities.
  • Complete support for non-x86 architectures.
  • Support for SELinux.

Completed Tasks

  • Partitioning rewrite to use size in MB instead of start and end sectors.


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Page updated 14 Aug 2005

Summary: A roadmap to the 1.0 release of the Gentoo Linux Installer

Nathaniel P. McCallum
Author

Preston Cody
Author

Blackace
Editor

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