Re: Live CDs for CDDs
On Tue, 13 Apr 2004, Sergio Talens-Oliag wrote:
> Well, I know that LinEx and GuadaLinEx use metadistros, but those are
> Derived Distributions, not CDDs.
But they should think about changing this. I'd like to point out that
beeing a CDD would result in the smallest effort possible to reach your
> My idea is to have a debian set of tools that take a list of apt
> sources, a list packages and a set of config files and generate the
> LiveCD from that.
This is exactly what I tried to desccribe at
> I know that it is not as simple as I've written it, but I think it is
> doable. If someone starts working on it please write to the list.
Well it is basically this simple but the tools to do it have to be written.
> NOTE: I have not tested it, but Debix
> <http://debix.alioth.debian.org/> seems to be more or less what I'm
> talking about.
The Debix author does not really share your opinion about his project.
At least when I asked him he told me so ...