Re: H1 images
> The woody boot-floppies (3.0.14) has been successfully butchered and will
> be the basis of the H1 images. Only minor fiddling is needed.
> I am planning to include some scripts to help with the initial
> installation. I would like some help with this.
> eg. "initial.sh" installs (with dependencies):- at logrotate console-data
> info man-db manpages mailx exim bsdmainutils console-common ncurses-term
> doc-linux-text perl lynx anacron aptitude mc
Consider adding screen, sudo, emacs/vim and inetutils.
> I am thinking about,
I think that these are very good ideas.
> *** Checking out department.
> The 1 gig partition limit still applies?
> There are still no partitioning tools?
Yes. Parted 1.5.4 compiles and works correctly under the Hurd. This
is, however, not yet packaged.
> ppp still not functional?
The select bug has not been fixed.
> I am planning to produce the H1 images in about three weeks. A new
> tarball (baseHurd.tgz) will be produced at the same time.
The booting has changed a bit; this is reflected in the latest version
of my installation guide. Expect new Hurd and GNU Mach packages this
- H1 images
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