Channels

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anually promoted images from ubuntu-touch/rc-proposed/*. An image from this channel once per month gets promoted to the stable channel as the new official OTA.
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Manually promoted images that reach end-user devices. This is the channels that should be used for everyday use phones. The bq-aquaris.en channel is also the channel which all commercial BQ devices are flashed from.

Summary

This page tries to list and explain all available Ubuntu Touch channels that have been currently set-up. Please remember that this information can get quickly out-of-date. All the refactored channels follow the schema specified in Touch/ChannelSchemaSpec - please read this document to understand the rationale for the following setup.

Current Channel List

ubuntu-touch/rc-proposed/*

Automatically built images from ubuntu/vivid + stable-phone-overlay PPA. Images from this channel are taken twice a month as promotion candidates for the rc and later the stable channels.

  • ubuntu-touch/rc-proposed/ubuntu - overlay channel with the community custom tarball

  • ubuntu-touch/rc-proposed/bq-aquaris.en - overlay channel with the BQ custom tarball

  • ubuntu-touch/rc-proposed/bq-aquaris.en-proposed - overlay channel for testing of new custom tarballs before upload

  • ubuntu-touch/rc-proposed/ubuntu-developer - overlay channel ubuntu-developer images

ubuntu-touch/rc/*

Manually promoted images from ubuntu-touch/rc-proposed/*. An image from this channel once per month gets promoted to the stable channel as the new official OTA.

  • ubuntu-touch/rc/ubuntu

  • ubuntu-touch/rc/bq-aquaris.en

  • ubuntu-touch/rc/ubuntu-developer

ubuntu-touch/devel-proposed/*

Automatically built images from latest devel series (ubuntu/wily). This is the channel that has the latest bleeding-edge development, absolutely no guarantee of stability.

  • ubuntu-touch/devel-proposed/ubuntu - wily channel with the community custom tarball

  • ubuntu-touch/devel-proposed/krillin.en - wily channel with the BQ custom tarball (will be renamed to bq-aquaris.en)

  • ubuntu-touch/devel-proposed/krillin.en-proposed wily channel for testing of new custom tarballs before upload (will be renamed to bq-aquaris.en-proposed)

  • ubuntu-touch/devel-proposed/ubuntu-developer - wily channel ubuntu-developer images

ubuntu-touch/devel/*

Manually promoted images from ubuntu-touch/devel-proposed/*

  • ubuntu-touch/devel/ubuntu

  • ubuntu-touch/devel/krillin.en - (will be renamed to bq-aquaris.en)

  • ubuntu-touch/devel/ubuntu-developer

ubuntu-touch/stable/*

Manually promoted images that reach end-user devices. This is the channels that should be used for everyday use phones. The bq-aquaris.en channel is also the channel which all commercial BQ devices are flashed from.

  • ubuntu-touch/stable/ubuntu

  • ubuntu-touch/stable/bq-aquaris.en

  • ubuntu-touch/stable/ubuntu-developer

Touch/Channels (last edited 2015-11-17 18:47:07 by dobey)