Good day dearest Islandora Folks,
Our Islandora 7.x-1.9 Release Candidate One Virtual Machine and updated islandora_vagrant github branch are available for immediate download and testing.
Summoning all Testers and Documenters, Maintainers, Committers and their friends: give this humble virtualised (or american virtualized) box of dreams a test.
Before: Give this a look again:
What to expect: just a working, clean, vanilla Islandora 7.x-1.9 VM machine.
What is new?: not much really
How to use:
Passwords, which URL, other Questions, are answered here.
Download the OVA file (3.4 Gbytes)
( md5 hash of that ova file is: 6kpTJwCyWNXLG17ExmuUrw== )
and import as usual into your VirtualBox app.
Vagrant + VirtualBox as provider
Open your favourite Terminal and execute (won't go into too much details here)
git clone -b 7.x-1.9 https://github.com/Islandora-Labs/islandora_vagrant
(coffee, black no sugar, and look for some warnings... will open some jira tickets today =)
Enjoy 7.x-1.9 on fire ;) remember: if its not on fire, it's not a RC1
Please don't hesitate to reach out, contact me or Melissa Anez if you have questions (email, IRC or Skype). This week is our Release call (Thursday 16, 3PM (ADT) 2PM NYC time, please join us if you signed for some release role or have ideas/questions/concerns about what is happening here.
We are here to help and to facilitate this one being another successful and trusty Islandora release
Thanks again for making Islandora happen.