Ubuntu Touch Porting Checkpoint

Registered by Daniel Holbach on 2013-04-11

The Ubuntu Touch Port-A-Thon has been working great up until now, but we want a check-point to see how we can further improve things and get more images up in a central place (if possible).

Blueprint information

Status:
Started
Approver:
Michael Frey
Priority:
Undefined
Drafter:
Daniel Holbach
Direction:
Approved
Assignee:
Ricardo Salveti
Definition:
Approved
Series goal:
Accepted for saucy
Implementation:
Started
Milestone target:
milestone icon ubuntu-13.06
Started by
Ricardo Salveti on 2013-06-18

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Work Items

Work items for ubuntu-13.06:
[sergiusens] add support for adding firmware blobs manually to devices and ship "generic" image: TODO
[rsalveti] investigate if we can share binaries/builds from aosp compatible devices (S4, Motorola Xoom, Sony Xperia, etc): TODO
[rsalveti] create the meta-kernel packaging guide (as we had at linaro before) to make it easy for people to create kernel packages for their devices: TODO
[rsalveti] investigate the effort needed to support CM 10/10.1 based devices: TODO
[ogra] See if we can manage the 'community'-supported builds different at cdimage, to avoid blocking the current nexus based builds: TODO
[sergiusens] Jenkins bot should advertise builds on #ubuntu-touch: BLOCKED

Work items for ubuntu-13.07:
[rsalveti] Work with IS to see if we'd be able to have a gerrit-like instance for phablet RT#63164): INPROGRESS
[dholbach] ask on mailing list to test new phablet-flash with other devices: DONE
[dholbach] reach out to people about blobs in their port images: DONE
[sergiusens] allow flashing of other devices : DONE
[sergiusens] Modify phablet-flash to display per device legal disclaimer: DONE
[sergiusens] Add community build download capability to phablet-flash (bug 1201811): DONE

Work items for ubuntu-13.08:
[dholbach] after the format change, revisit porting guide: INPROGRESS

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