[SRU] Ensure "minimal" images have "minimal" in their /etc/cloud/build.info

Bug #1759519 reported by Chris Glass
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Bug Description

This is a backport to xenial for changes landed in bionic in https://code.launchpad.net/~tribaal/livecd-rootfs/trunk-minimal-build-info/+merge/342096

/etc/cloud/build.info is the file we write to the (image) disk where we track build information. In the current state of things we hardcode "server" in there as the build type, but should instead write "minimal" for minimal builds.

[Impact]

 * Minimized images will have "minimal" in their /etc/cloud/build.info file.

[Test Case]

 * No new autopkgtest was added, however, it is trivial to check the produced image for the appropriate key.

[Regression Potential]

 * Since minimal images have not had an official release yet, none.

[Other Info]

(none)

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tags: added: id-5ab10f140246421e4d1d0817
Steve Langasek (vorlon)
Changed in livecd-rootfs (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Released
Changed in livecd-rootfs (Ubuntu Xenial):
status: New → In Progress
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Łukasz Zemczak (sil2100) wrote : Please test proposed package

Hello Chris, or anyone else affected,

Accepted livecd-rootfs into xenial-proposed. The package will build now and be available at https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/livecd-rootfs/2.408.29 in a few hours, and then in the -proposed repository.

Please help us by testing this new package. See https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Testing/EnableProposed for documentation on how to enable and use -proposed.Your feedback will aid us getting this update out to other Ubuntu users.

If this package fixes the bug for you, please add a comment to this bug, mentioning the version of the package you tested and change the tag from verification-needed-xenial to verification-done-xenial. If it does not fix the bug for you, please add a comment stating that, and change the tag to verification-failed-xenial. In either case, without details of your testing we will not be able to proceed.

Further information regarding the verification process can be found at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/QATeam/PerformingSRUVerification . Thank you in advance!

Changed in livecd-rootfs (Ubuntu Xenial):
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
tags: added: verification-needed verification-needed-xenial
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Philip Roche (philroche) wrote :

I have verified that building the Xenial cloud images using this branch of livecd-rootfs with minimized flag results in
`build_name: minimal` in /etc/cloud/build.info.

tags: added: verification-done verification-done-xenial
removed: verification-needed verification-needed-xenial
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Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package livecd-rootfs - 2.408.29

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livecd-rootfs (2.408.29) xenial; urgency=medium

  [ Christopher Glass ]
  * ubuntu-cpc: When performing a minimized build make sure the
    /etc/cloud/build.info file says "minimal" (LP: #1759519)

 -- Steve Langasek <email address hidden> Tue, 17 Apr 2018 13:28:50 -0700

Changed in livecd-rootfs (Ubuntu Xenial):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Revision history for this message
Chris Halse Rogers (raof) wrote : Update Released

The verification of the Stable Release Update for livecd-rootfs has completed successfully and the package has now been released to -updates. Subsequently, the Ubuntu Stable Release Updates Team is being unsubscribed and will not receive messages about this bug report. In the event that you encounter a regression using the package from -updates please report a new bug using ubuntu-bug and tag the bug report regression-update so we can easily find any regressions.

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