Re: focus for Embedded Debian
On 3/12/06, Riku Voipio <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> as for uboot/uImage, would you like to maintain it yourself, or would
> creating a "Emdebian packaging team" to maintain this and similar
> packages make sense?
I like the packaging team idea. Currently, I'm not a Debian developer,
so a DD is needed to adopt the package (AFAIK; I'm new to the Debian
Also, It allows us to coordinate packaging decisions, and share
> Well my personal hope is that embedded debian and ubuntu can remain
> close to each others, and use the same tools etc. Fixing qemu is
> naturally going to help absolutely everyone =)
Definitely. I'm still writing some guidelines for the EmbeddedUbuntu
project, which includes contributing and collaborating with EmDebian
> > As always: documentation. I've contributed two HOWTOs related to
> > EmDebian (they are on the Wiki). It would be good if new features are
> > followed by easy-to-follow HOWTOs, which in future would serve as
> > material for a guide.
> The tough part with documentation is to keep it upto date..
Indeed :) Maybe puting the documentation on the Wiki can help us keep
it up-to-date (at least in theory).
> > PS: I see you have proposed a BoF for Debconf6 regarding Scratchbox2
> > . Do you have any development done (even highly experimental) in
> > this regard?
> I saw your mail on sbox-devel mailing list, I'll answer that and
> crosspost it on this list so archive searchers can find them in
> future :)
Sure :) I confess I haven't deeply searched into the archives before
sending that message, but a quick Google search brought the Debconf
Embedded Linux Lab - 10LE
Nokia Institute of Technology - INdT
Manaus - Brazil