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=== Current Status ===
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* Name, select template Kiskstart file.
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* Select Language, Timezone. Defaults to the vaules from the base template.
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* Select package groups. Defaults values from base template.
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* Select individual packages. Selection stored in Database.
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* Build and Downlaod custom Kickstart file.
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* Build and Downlaod custom LiveCD ISO image.
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=== Features Planned ===
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* Distribution name
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* Live or Install image. Initially support will be only added for Live image
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* Select template (kickstart files from spin-kickstart package)
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* Select groups (inherited from comps) and individual packages
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* Default language, other languages to include
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* Default wallpaper
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* Hostname
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* Default username
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* root password, user password
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* home directory content
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* Custom Packages
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* Custom Repositories
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* Image type: ISO, virt image, raw disk
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* User Management via FAS integration.
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* Search Packages.
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* Live dry-run.
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=== Workflow ===
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For the first release:
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1 name of image - will be used as the name of the kickstart file, filesystem label and image name
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2 select template - based on kickstart files from spin-kickstart package
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3 select package groups,  individual packages - derived from comps and with the ability to search as well
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4 language, timezone - Default is English and US - E
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5 generate image with progress bar
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6 download image and kickstart file
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=== Get the code ===
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The project is hosted at https://fedorahosted.org/dorrie/
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Download the source from git:
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<code>
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git clone git://git.fedorahosted.org/git/dorrie.git
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</code>
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or
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<code>
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git clone http://git.fedorahosted.org/git/dorrie.git
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</code>
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=== FAQ ===
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* Who is the primary target audience?
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Folks creating Fedora
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Remixes
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=== Similar Applications ===
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* http://www.sarathlakshman.info/2009/08/06/progress-with-pardusman-on-web/
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* http://susestudio.com/. Articles about it at http://lwn.net/Articles/346447/ and http://arstechnica.com/open-source/reviews/2009/07/hands-on-linux-appliances-made-easy-with-suse-studio.ars.
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=== Task for Summer coding ===
  
  
  
 
[[Category:Summer Coding 2010 ideas]]
 
[[Category:Summer Coding 2010 ideas]]

Revision as of 10:21, 10 May 2010

The main page for this idea is Summer Coding 2010 ideas - Dorrie.


Status: Proposed

Summary of idea:

Dorrie is a Web interface to build customized Fedora Remixes. It is a Free Software licensed under the GNU Affero General Public License v3 or later and written using Django/Python.

Contacts: Shreyank Gupta

Mentor(s): Shreyank Gupta

Notes:

More information

The main page for Summer Coding 2010 ideas is Category:Summer Coding 2010 ideas.

Current Status

* Name, select template Kiskstart file.
* Select Language, Timezone. Defaults to the vaules from the base template.
* Select package groups. Defaults values from base template. 
* Select individual packages. Selection stored in Database.
* Build and Downlaod custom Kickstart file.
* Build and Downlaod custom LiveCD ISO image.

Features Planned

* Distribution name
* Live or Install image. Initially support will be only added for Live image
* Select template (kickstart files from spin-kickstart package)
* Select groups (inherited from comps) and individual packages 
* Default language, other languages to include 
* Default wallpaper
* Hostname
* Default username
* root password, user password
* home directory content
* Custom Packages
* Custom Repositories
* Image type: ISO, virt image, raw disk
* User Management via FAS integration.
* Search Packages.
* Live dry-run.

Workflow

For the first release:

1 name of image - will be used as the name of the kickstart file, filesystem label and image name
2 select template - based on kickstart files from spin-kickstart package
3 select package groups,  individual packages - derived from comps and with the ability to search as well
4 language, timezone - Default is English and US - E
5 generate image with progress bar
6 download image and kickstart file

Get the code

The project is hosted at https://fedorahosted.org/dorrie/

Download the source from git:

git clone git://git.fedorahosted.org/git/dorrie.git

or

git clone http://git.fedorahosted.org/git/dorrie.git


FAQ

  • Who is the primary target audience?

Folks creating Fedora

Remixes 

Similar Applications

Task for Summer coding