Package "livecd-rootfs"

Name: livecd-rootfs


construction script for the livecd rootfs

Latest version: 2.525.55
Release: bionic (18.04)
Level: updates
Repository: main


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Version: 2.525.23 2019-05-14 10:07:13 UTC

  livecd-rootfs (2.525.23) bionic; urgency=medium

  * Backport two minimizations for the docker images: remove apt lists that
    are removed downstream anyway, and remove device nodes from the image.
    (LP: #1828118)

Source diff to previous version
1828118 docker tarballs contain /dev/null

Version: 2.525.21 2019-05-06 05:07:08 UTC

  livecd-rootfs (2.525.21) bionic; urgency=medium

  * Remove crufty files after minimize-manual (LP: #1826377)

 -- Julian Andres Klode <email address hidden> Fri, 26 Apr 2019 10:40:08 +0200

Source diff to previous version
1826377 images shipping /var/cache/apt/*.bin

Version: 2.525.20 2019-04-09 20:06:20 UTC

  livecd-rootfs (2.525.20) bionic; urgency=medium

  [ Steve Langasek ]
  * Drop /etc/update-motd.d/51-cloudguest from cloud images; this is not
    consistent with current Ubuntu Advantage product language. Any future
    customizations to update-motd for cloud images should be done via a
    package instead.

  [ Julian Andres Klode ]
  * Minimize the number of manually installed packages in images by marking
    dependencies of metapackages as automatically installed. (LP: #1800610);
    but do not mark direct dependencies of ubiquity as auto installed. This
    caused cryptsetup to remain auto on the installed system in bionic (see
    LP #1801629)

 -- Steve Langasek <email address hidden> Thu, 14 Mar 2019 11:04:49 -0700

Source diff to previous version
1800610 [SRU] minimize number of manually installed packages

Version: 2.525.19 2019-03-04 19:07:13 UTC

  livecd-rootfs (2.525.19) bionic; urgency=medium

  * Make sure buildd images have a /usr/sbin/policy-rc.d symlink
    (LP: #1815251).

 -- Colin Watson <email address hidden> Mon, 18 Feb 2019 16:03:46 +0000

Source diff to previous version
1815251 Build buildd images

Version: 2.525.18 2019-02-14 08:06:25 UTC

  livecd-rootfs (2.525.18) bionic; urgency=medium

  [ Michael Hudson-Doyle ]
  * Changes to kernel handling for live-server: do not include kernel/initrd
    in filesystem.squashfs but rather install it in a throwaway layer on top
    of installer.squashfs and fish kernel, initrd and modules out of that with
    an initrd hook that records kernel metapackage name in /run and mounts
    /lib/modules from a squashfs on the ISO.
  * Do no install openssh-server in the base filsystem for the live server
  * A few simple tweaks to reduce size of live servers installer.squashfs:
    - Do not run apt-get update (which can bring in package lists if we are
      unlucky wrt publisher schedules).
    - Run apt-get clean to clear out downloaded debs of curtin/casper and
    - Do not install user-setup.
    - Use the core snap from the base filesystem if present.
  * Do not include curtin in the live-server installer.squashfs as the
    version of subiquity that includes it in the snap has now been released to

 -- Adam Conrad <email address hidden> Tue, 12 Feb 2019 11:35:48 -0700

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