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Re: GUI for task selection

> So either someone writes writes a new xs interface to newt (nothing I
> am able to do myself), or we have to use something else (perlmenu is
> packages, so it is a obvious choice, but is not consistent with the
> boot disks UI).

Is whiptail not sufficient as an interface to newt?

> We are running low on time, so a decision has to be made quickly. I
> cc: debian-perl. I don't know how much work it is to create a new
> Term::Newt (the old tarball is 11.7k), but if someone can do it
> quickly, we would have a consistent interface in the boot floppies.

Agreed. I might be able to help some.

I wonder... if we want to use perl for the UI, can we leverage any of the
code Joey wrote for debconf?

Debian Developer <tausq@debian.org>

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