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Re: non-installable binaries in main (was Re: busybox_0.45-1_i386.changes REJECTED)

On Sat, Jul 01, 2000 at 02:49:15PM -0700, Joey Hess wrote:
> This assumption is false.

Ok.  In that case most of my issues about this are not anymore.

> I hink bug1 summed up everything else pretty well. I myself favor his
> option #2; adding a directory to disks-* and putting the debs in there.
> They do not need to be aptable, nor do they need to be in a place where
> a casual browser will stumble over them. 
> If this is acceptable to everyone, can the ftp folks set it up?

It'd be best if you could bug ftp.debian.org about it.

> (Oh, one more thing. We've decided on debian-boot to use the .deb format
> for packages used by the new modular installer, and I think this is our
> decision to make as the ones who will be doing the work.

Of course.  My objection was about the decision to use the regular
distribution to hold packages that I had assumed to be useless.

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