Calamares Branches

The Calamares repositories are switching the default branch – the one where most development happens, and where features land, and from which releases are made – to the calamares branch.

This applies to all of the currently-used Calamares source repositories:

Repositories not-yet-changed because of GitHub limitations:

Repositories not-yet-changed because of coordination with downstream:

  • debian – this seems to be unused by Debian, Ubuntu, and KDE neon.
  • manjaro – slated for removal since Manjaro has its own packaging.
  • tools – slated for removal after the contents are merged to the main Calamares repository.

To update a Calamares repository clone:

  • git fetch -p
  • git checkout calamares
  • git branch -d master
Written on June 12, 2020